Dragon Boat Festival celebrated across China (5)

13:13, June 04, 2011      

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An Iraqi boy (L) and his father experience the cultural activities of Chinese Dragon Boat Festival in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, May 28, 2011. Wuhan East Lake Dragon boat Cultural Festival kicked off here on Saturday. A series of activities such as wrapping zongzi, the typical snack on Dragon Boat Festival, and dragon race are to be held here in succession. The Dragon Boat Festival, which falls on June 6 this year, is a traditional Chinese holiday to commemorate the patriotic poet Qu Yuan (340 BC - 278 BC).(Xinhua/Cheng Min)

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