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Intangible Cultural Heritage Inheritor: Swallow Kites Carry Misfortune Away

Source:Ecns.cn Published:2023-04-05 15:16

Qingming is both a natural solar term and traditional Chinese festival during which people enjoy spring outings, sweep graves and pray to those who have passed away.

"Our ancestors taught us that flying kites serves to let go of bad luck. Some people would write their thoughts on the kite and just let it float away," said Yang Liping, an inheritor of the kite making craft.

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Editor:Zhao Hanqing