Happy Chinese Dragon Boat Festival

RAPA wish you all a Happy Dragon Boat Festival!

The Chinese Dragon Boat Festival, falls on the fifth day of the fifth lunar month. It can be traced back to 2,000 years ago and commemorates the death of Qu Yuan, a Chinese poet and national hero known for his patriotism and contributions to classical poetry. Dragon boad racing, traditional food rice dumplings (Zongzi) eating, wearing sachets and the hanging of calamus and Chinese mugwort are must-do customs for this festival.