the dragon boat festival...much more interesing than before
June 10, 2011 8:21pm CST
Hi,have you even heard of this festival... this is a very ancient Chinese festival...the memorial day of a poet,named Quyuan. every 5th May(the lunar calendar),we Chinese people will eat some rice dumplings...and in some area of China,peopke will take the dragon boat contest...(you know the dragon boat? just a long and small boat with color painted on it ,and shaped like a dragon) this year,our contry held the contest,,every team that competive can join it...it's very interesting...
11 Jun 11
yes, it is interesting that watch the dragon boat competition, in this day, there have a tranditional customs in many place, people in the door put a Chinese mugwort in some places, it is said that can to ward off evil spirits from ancestors, what is more, people eat “zongzi” which is a very delicious tranditional food in China, and what make me excited is that we can have three days off and go home, stay with my loved family...