Brief Introduction
Chinese New Year, the Mid-Fall Moon Festival and the Dragon Boat Day are three major festivals in China. The Dragon Boat Festival is celebrated on the 5th day of the 5th lunar month of the Chinese calendar. Chinese call this day as Duan-Wu . Duan means beginning. Wu means Horse month in Chinese calendar. The Horse month usually begins on June 5th or June 6th in the Gregorian calendar.

 

 

 

 

Legend of Dragon Boat Festival
Legend for Wu Zixu
Other origins of Dragon Boat Festival
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Food of Dragon Boat Festival
Zong Zi
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Customs in Dragon Boat Festival
Dringking the Wine and Water
Carrying the Incense Bag
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Legend for Wu Zixu
 
   
Zong Zi
 
   
Dringking the Wine and Water
 
   
Carrying the Incense Bag