Hungry Ghost Festival 中元节

Ghost Festival (The 14th and 15th of the seventh lunar month)

This is the time when every family worship their ancestors. In modern times, the superstition is eliminated by the younger generation, leaving this day as in honor and commemoration of the ancestors.

Hungry Ghost Festival is also commonly known as 鬼节 guǐ jié。Some people called it 'July and a half',七月半 qī yuè bàn

The legend about this day is that, the ghosts are release on this day.


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