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Activities to welcome Double Ninth Festival

Date:2017-10-26 View:35

Source: chinadaily.com.cn


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Children wash their grandmothers' feet at a kindergarten in Shijiazhuang, North China's Hebei province, Oct 25, 2017. [Photo/Xinhua]

The ninth day of the ninth lunar month marks the traditional Chongyang Festival, or Double Ninth Festival, which falls on Saturday this year.

As respecting older people is a traditional virtue of Chinese and showing them respect on the Double Ninth Festival is a tradition, the Chinese government declared the Double Ninth Festival as Seniors' Day in 1989.

This year, various activities are organized to welcome the approaching Double Ninth Festival around China.


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A group of senior citizens travel together in Zhangjiajie, Central China's Hunan province Oct 24, 2017. [Photo/Xinhua]


Edited by Zhao Lin

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