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Live: People across China celebrate the tasty Laba Festival

The Laba Festival, falling on the 8th day of the 12th month on the Lunar Calendar, is a traditional Chinese festival worshiping harvest and marking the start of the Chinese New Year celebrations. The day is commonly celebrated by cooking and eating hodgepodge congee made of various components to pray for a good harvest and good fortune. Join CGTN in different parts of China on this special day to discover the customs behind this festival.

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Live: People across China celebrate the tasty Laba Festival

The Laba Festival, falling on the 8th day of the 12th month on the Lunar Calendar, is a traditional Chinese festival worshiping harvest and marking the start of the Chinese New Year celebrations. The day is commonly celebrated by cooking and eating hodgepodge congee made of various components to pray for a good harvest and good fortune. Join CGTN in different parts of China on this special day to discover the customs behind this festival.