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Huodeng Festival Celebrated in Hengyang

Updated:2019-03-14 15:53:29

The photo, taken on March 13, 2019, shows local people perform dragon dance during Huodeng Festival at Jiepai Town, Hengyang County. Huodeng Festival falls on the seventh day of the second Chinese lunar month every year. It was held here to wish for a bumper harvest and prosperity in the new year. It is a local tradition dating back to more than 600 years ago. (Photo/Luo Meng)