The dragon boat race, held for the first time at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, has brought ancient Chinese culture to the rest of the world.
The 10-minute show during the Canoe Races at the Sea Forest Waterway from August 2 to 7 kicks off the dragon boat race into the Olympics.
The origin of the dragon boat race
As a representative of สมัครslot Chinese culture Dragon Boat Races are best known and long believed to be the original tradition of the Dragon Boat Festival to commemorate the patriotic poet Qu Yuan (340 BC - 278 BC) during the warring states. of ancient china
But according to the book "Yuanling Millennium Dragon Boat", the dragon boat originated in Yuanling County, now Yuanling County, central China's Hunan Province, 5000 years ago, much earlier than Qu's lifetime.
It was in the Sui (581-619) and Tang (618–907) dynasties. Dragon rowing became a festival tradition practiced on the fifth day of the fifth Chinese lunar month every year.