KevinJamesNg

Traveling through time and space & Doing timey wimy stuff.

 

In Already Tomorrow in Hong Kong, in the month of June 2019, is the iconic International CCB Dragon Boat Race is the three day event in which 14th towards 16th June 2019, in the international iconic skyline within the Victoria Harbour among with hundred thousands of spectators, also the world’s top dragon boat athletes race it out with beating drums to inspire the rowers to paddle fast also to warn of omens that lies below.. as each boat, racing ten meter dragon canoe paddles by a crew of twenty to twenty two people, with a beating drummer whom encourages the row faster… towards the finishing line in honouring the Qu Yaun..  As all across the Asian communities celebrated across the planet…

香港 #AlreadyTomorrowInHongKong- Adventuring without a blue box-TARDIS | Cheung Chau- Cheung Po Tsai Cave – Treasure cave…… Photographer @KevinJamesNg 2016

The historical highlights of the dragon boat race is to celebrate and event that falls on the fifth day of the fifth lunar month that happens to falls on this year on 7th June 2019… in which historically it celebrates a virtuous Scholar two thousand years ago, in which that event of the Dragon Boat race is also known as the Tuen Ng Festival the National Hero Virtuous scholar also a righteous Official named Qu Yaun drown himself in the Mi Lo River..  Due to the corruption he has seen in with protest against the corrupted rulers and officials…  in which he drown himself in which the nearby villages whom heard of his self-drowning tried to rescue him, but to no avail in which they thrown Zongzi into the river.. Zongzi is like fried glutton sticky rice with flavouring of meats as the center delight takeaway wrapped in with dried banana or palm leaves then steamed…as the villages thrown Zongzi into the river in finding him hoping that the fishes or omens don’t eat his flesh…

 

The CCB- China Construction Bank International dragon race festival among that have various two types of classes of entry the standard boat and the small boat lengths in which there are various competition categories levels…. In which during the three day events.. There are other events contrasting with various multiple events such as “Man Made Beach and Splash area” “Music Concert” “Street Food Gala” “Artisanal market” also “Interactive Activities”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: