- Chinese Red Dragon Temporary Tattoo with Beard and Claw
- Tattoo Paper Size: 28*11cm
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- Sometimes, Chinese dragons seem to be everywhere. We see these symbols in sports, clothing, books, and movies. Some people also have dragon tattoos. Read on to learn more about China's most famous mythological creatures.
In the traditional era, Chinese farmers prayed for a good harvest by offering sacrifices to the dragon god. When the drought hit, they did the same, trying to encourage the downpour from the sky. Some people also believe that dragons can protect their land and harvest from flood damage. Except for the Lunar New Year, the dragon is a very important creature during the Dragon Boat Festival, which is a festival celebrated throughout China in late spring or early summer. During this festival, dragon boat races are traditionally held.
There are many theories about the origin of the Dragon Boat Festival. One theory is that in the earliest form, the festival was celebrated to pray for the dragon god’s health and a good harvest.
Chinese dragons are colorful creatures, and each color has a unique symbolic meaning. For example, the blue dragon and the green dragon symbolize nature, health, and tranquility. Some people also associate the blue dragon and the green dragon with healing, peace, and rest.
The red dragon symbolizes good luck. For this reason, this symbol is popular in weddings and other celebrations to encourage happiness and good luck. Overall, the red dragon tattoo is a good choice to wear.