Yantai's customs for Dragon Boat Festival

(chinadaily.com.cn)| Updated : 2024-06-07

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Every year during the Duanwu Festival, also known as the Dragon Boat Festival, residents of Yantai uphold ancient traditions that have stood the test of time. From dragon boat races to hanging mugwort at their doorsteps, weaving colorful wristbands, and crafting sachets filled with Chinese herbs, these customs are meant to bring blessings and ward off evil.