The Dragon Boat Festival the month , like the male staff working in the basis of the original increase the number of $ 500.
Fifth lunar month as the Dragon Boat Festival, also known as the Dragon Boat Festival , the daughter Day, Teacher 's Day, Kenneth Day Festival , May Day , AIDS Day, end five , weighing five , summer festival, festival days , Bath Festival , poet Festival . Client is " beginning" , " early " means, can be called the end of five fifth day , and the Spring Festival, Qingming Festival , Mid-Autumn Festival and Chinese Han called the four traditional festivals. Lunar month to Earthly Ji , Yin Jian month , February is Mao sequentially to May for the afternoon , so called in May for the afternoon on the "five " and " afternoon" pass, "five " and are positive numbers , so some places the Dragon Boat Festival is called May Day , Ai Festival, summer Festival . From historical records point of view, " Dragon ," the word first appeared in the Western Jin Zhou at " Fudoki ": " Midsummer Dragon Boat Festival, cooking duck angle millet ." Dragon Boat Festival is a traditional festival in Chinese Han people, the essential activities of the day evolved into eating dumplings, dragon boat racing , hanging calamus , wormwood , mugwort , smoked herb , Angelica , drinking realgar wine , 100 Department , made fragrant slot , posted Wudu , stickers character, put tobacco son, eat twelve red . It is said that eating dumplings and dragon boat races to commemorate Qu Yuan , the Dragon Boat Festival liberation once known as the " poet 's Day" to commemorate Qu Yuan . As for hanging calamus , leaves, smoked herb , Angelica , drinking realgar wine , then paste character is said to ward off evil.
Today, the people of the Dragon Boat Festival in China is still a very popular grand festival. From 2008 onwards a day off for the national holidays . Country attaches great importance to the protection of intangible cultural heritage , May 20, 2006 , the State Council approved the inclusion of folk first batch of national intangible cultural heritage