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Zhangjiajie Tujia People Celebrate Hu Cang Custom to Greet Dragon Boat Festival

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"Hu Cang", a traditional custom of Tujia ethnic group, is observed in the farming-based rural areas in Zhangjiajie. They are convinced that, those who are daubed with more mud will expect a bumper harvest.

The photo taken on May 25 shows the farmers in Lijiagang Village, Xiehe Town, Wulingyuan District, enjoy themselves in such "Hu Cang" observation, to celebrate the coming Dragon Boat Festival, and pray for a good harvest.

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Translator: Pang Yuehui

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