Dragon Boat Festival
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The Dragon Boat Festival, "Duan Wu" Festival or "Duen Ng" Festival is a traditional Chinese festival annually held on the Double Fifth Day (fifth day of the fifth month) of the Chinese calendar (corresponding to late May/June on the modern Gregorian calendar). One of the grandest festive events in China, the occasion is celebrated in many other parts of East Asia as well as in some parts of the West. Typically celebrated with activities such as dragon boat races and the eating of Zongzi (glutinous rice dumplings), this is an occasion that sees exuberant festivities wherever it is observed. Celebrate the Dragon Boat Festival with a wonderful section dedicated to the occasion here at TheHolidaySpot. Know all about the interesting origin of the festival, the traditions and the wonderful legends associated to it. Check out the attractive recipes wallpapers and e-cards related to the occasion as also fantastic craft ideas and quiz themed to it. If you like this Dragon Boat Festival section, click here and refer this page to your friends and dear ones. Celebrate Double Fifth Day with TheHolidaySpot!

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Dragon Boat Festival is on June 9th, 2016
History
History of Dragon Boat Festival
Read about the fascinating history of the Dragon Boat Festival, one of the major Chinese occasions. Click here
Legends and Myth
Legends and Myth
Various interesting legends and myths are tied in to the Dragon Boat Festival. Know about these.
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Greeting Cards
Greeting Cards
Send out festive wishes to your dear ones with these fabulous e-cards themed to the occasion. Click here
Recipes
Dragon Boat Festival Recipes
Have a look at the recipes for some mouthwatering Chinese dishes prepared during the festival. Click here
Traditions
Traditions
Familiarize yourself with some of the most popular customs related to this grand Chinese festival. Click here
Wallpapers
Dragon Boat Festival Wallpapers
Send to friends or set on your PC screen attractive wallpapers related to the festival.
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