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Children Take a Ride on the Dragon Boat

Children Take a Ride on the Dragon Boat

Culture, East Asian, Featured Posts, Video, Voices' Picks June 9, 2014 at 4:20 pm

Kids crafted boats and learned about Chinese traditions, ahead of the annual dragon boat festival in August.

A monk dabs paint on the eyes of the dragon's head at the prow of the boat, awakening the dragon spirit within it.  (Photo by Aidan Gardiner/DNAinfo)

Photo Finish: Waking a Dragon

Culture July 13, 2012 at 6:30 pm

DNAinfo’s Aiden Gardiner photographed and wrote up the opening event to the 22nd annual Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival in Central Park yesterday, in which the spirits of the dragon boats were “awakened.”