Locals make five-color rice to greet upcoming Qingming Festival in Guangxi

09:45, March 29, 2011      

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A retailer makes five-color glutinous rice in Nanning, capital of southwest China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, March 27, 2011. People of Zhuang ethnic group have a tradition of making five-color glutinous rice during the Qingming Festival, also known as Tomb Sweeping Festival that falls on April 5 this year. Colored by steeped natural herbaceous plants such as day lily and maple leaf, the five-color rice, represents a good harvest of the year. (Xinhua/Lu Bo'an)


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