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Traditional Miao Wedding Ceremony Held in Xiangxi to Greet Spring Festival

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A bride and groom are to have their traditional Miao wedding at the 2nd Xiangxi Shibadong Village Blind Date event. (Photo/Wang Haohao)

 


A group of people go to pick up the brides. (Photo/Wang Haohao)

 


A part of the traditional Miao wedding, a bride and groom offer tea to the elder. (Photo/Wang Haohao)

 

Miao people in Xiangxi hold long-street banquets in traditional main festivals and blessed events. They put hundreds of tables together in village center, and enjoy the grand banquet. (Photo/Wang Haohao)

The Beginning of Spring, the first of Chinese 24 Solar Terms, falls on February 4, 2018. The Xiangxi Prefecture Committee of the Communist Youth League of China and the CPC Huayuan County Committee Publicity Department launched a large blind date on that day. Nearly 1,000 Miao singles participated, to showoff themselves and try to find their “the one”. Thousands of tourists experienced the charm of traditional Miao wedding at the event.

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Translator: Pang Yuehui

Chinese source: hunan.gov.cn