Qintong Boat Festival marked in Taizhou
2018-04-09 08:59:00

Boat team members attend the Qintong Boat Festival in Taizhou, East China's Jiangsu province, April 8, 2018. The Qintong Boat Festival in Taizhou originated in China's Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279 AD) as a ceremony to commemorate war victims around the Qingming Festival. Nowadays, this tradition is well preserved and promoted, offering spectators a view of the gathering of hundreds of boats. [Photo/Xinhua]

Source: Xinhua Editor: Hiram