Dragon Boat Festival celebrated in Hangzhou
GOV.cn Wednesday, May 31, 2006


Two girls look at the fragrant bags they just received in front of an old drugstore selling Chinese medicine in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang province, May 31, 2006. The old drugstore gave out 10,000 traditional fragrant bags for free to mark the Chinese Dragon Boat Festival, which falls on May 31 this year. [Xinhua Photo]


Local citizens queue up to obtain the fragrant bags in front of an old drugstore selling Chinese traditional medicine in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang province, May 31, 2006. [Xinhua Photo]


A child holds a fragrant bag with a Chinese character meaning "happiness" in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, May 30, 2006. Traditional decorations such as fragrant bags become popular among local people in Hangzhou, with the coming of the Dragon Boat Festival, which falls on May 31 this year. [Xinhua Photo]


A worker makes a fragrant bag in a shop in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, May 30, 2006. [Xinhua Photo]


Local people buy materials with which to make fragrant bags in a shop in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, May 30, 2006. [Xinhua Photo]

Editor: Yang Lei
Source: Xinhua