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Intangible Cultural Heritage: Dragon Lantern Making for Spring Festival

Updated:2019-01-08 11:46:29

Photo taken on January 5 shows Gengtou villagers make a dragon lantern at Wanfoshan Town, Tongdao Dong Autonomous County. As the Chinese Spring Festival approaches, the villagers are busy making their intangible cultural heritage item – Duanjing dragon lantern, featuring separated dragon head and body. Duanjing dragon lantern dance will be performed during the Spring Festival. (Hunan Daily/Yin Xuping)