Suzhou people celebrate Chinese god’s birthday
2017-05-09 16:46:00

A total of 28 people have gathered to celebrate an annual activity, called “Ga Shenxian”. The event, which means a get together with god, was held on Shilu Street at Suzhou city, in Jiangsu province, on May 8, 2017.

The 14th day of the 4th month of the Chinese lunar year, which falls on May 9, 2017, is the birthday of Lv Dongbin, who was one of the eight immortals in the Chinese legend. To celebrate the annual occasion, Suzhou people worship him at the temples each year, and in recent years, many tourists also participate in the traditional activity at Suzhou.

 

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