Gaowen Village: drive “changpo” pray for the Spring Festival

2022-07-25 0 By

On the fourth day of the first lunar month every year, a mysterious festival called changpo Festival is held in Gaowen Village, Cuili Township, Congjiang County.On this day, the whole village girls and boys are dressed in national costumes, playing lusheng, setting off firecrackers, beating drums and gongs in a parade to drive away the “changpo”. People use this way to exorcise evil spirits, get rid of diseases and disasters, and pray for good weather and good harvest in the coming year.(Cong Jiang Rong Media Center reporter Pan Youting) source: Palm Cong Jiang