Browsing articles tagged with " A Frightening but benevolent Dragon"
Feb
8
2011

Dragon Dance

My brother-in-law took pictures of their neighbor’s Dragon Dance team on its way to celebrate the Filipino-Chinese New Year. The Dragon Dance originated during the Han Dynasty and was started by the Chinese who had shown great belief and respect towards the dragon. It is believed to have begun as part of the farming and harvest culture, also with origins as a method of healing and preventing sickness. A team of people carry the dragon(image) […]