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Zhong Yuan Festival

Updated: 2016-08-17
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Zhong Yuan Festival is on the 15th night of the seventh month. It is also known as the Hungry Ghost Festival. In fact people called it the Ghost Festival because they wanted to honor the deceased ancestors.
Taoism teaches that the fifteenth of the 1st month is the Shang Yuan Festival (Lantern Festival). The 15th of the seventh is Zhong Yuan Festival (Hungry Ghost festival). And the 15th of the tenth is Xia Yuan Festival. There are gods of heaven, earth and water in Taoism. And these three festivals are Taoist festivals.

Zhong Yuan Festival is on the 15th night of the seventh month. It is also known as the Hungry Ghost Festival. In fact people called it the Ghost Festival because they wanted to honor the deceased ancestors.
Taoism teaches that the fifteenth of the 1st month is the Shang Yuan Festival (Lantern Festival). The 15th of the seventh is Zhong Yuan Festival (Hungry Ghost festival). And the 15th of the tenth is Xia Yuan Festival. There are gods of heaven, earth and water in Taoism. And these three festivals are Taoist festivals.

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