Dragon boat festival story: Qu Yuan & Duanwu explained – Myth Stories

Dragon boat festival story: Qu Yuan & Duanwu explained – Myth Stories

The Dragon Boat Festival is celebrated around the world, but did you know of it’s dark and tragic origins? It connects the downfall of a kingdom and a poet’s tragic suicide to sticky rice dumplings and, off course, dragon-boats. 端午節 THE DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL EXPLAINED Greetings Mythstorians. The Dragon Boat Festival. A traditional Chinese holidayRead More Dragon boat festival story: Qu Yuan & Duanwu explained – Myth Stories

Top 5 biggest festivals in China

Top 5 biggest festivals in China

Today we are going to talk about the five biggest festivals in China. Coming in on number five is the Qingming Festival. This festival is also known as Tomb-Sweeping Day or Ancestor’s Day and is celebrated on the first day of the fifth solar term of the traditional Chinese calendar which is around April. WhenRead More Top 5 biggest festivals in China