As June 7th to June 9th is Chinese Dragon Boat Festival, all EBI staffs will have a break during this period .
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Dragon Boat Festival, also called Duanwu or Tuen Ng Festival, is a traditional holiday observed annually over 2,000 years .
This festival is established to commemorate Qu Yuan (340-278 BC), an ancient Chinese patriotic poet. Dragon Boat Festival enjoys higher popularity in southern areas, such as Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Guangdong and Fujian Provinces.
The Dragon Boat Festival is a celebration where many people like to eat rice dumplings (zongzi), drink realgar wine (xionghuangjiu), and race dragon boats. Other activities include hanging icons of Zhong Kui (a mythic guardian figure), hanging mugwort and calamus, taking long walks, writing spells and wearing perfumed medicine bags.
All of these activities and games such as making an egg stand at noon which were regarded by the ancients as an effective way of preventing disease, evil, while promoting good health and well-being.