JUN 25, 2020: Dragon Boat Festival

JUN 25, 2020: Dragon Boat Festival

Sticky rice dumplings and boat races. The Dragon Boat Festival is on the UNESCO List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage. The tradition origins from the early time of the Warring States. One of China’s beloved poets, Qu Yuan, drowned himself on the fifth day of the fifth lunar month. People raced their boats to save him but to no avail.

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