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Zoo celebrates Dragon Boat Festival with 'five evil animals'

2012/06/23 13:33:49

Taipei, June 23 (CNA) The Dragon Boat Festival, which falls on the fifth day of the fifth lunar month each year, is traditionally seen as a time when evil spirits are awakened, but the Taipei City Zoo wants to use the opportunity to educate the public about these so called "heinous" animals long misunderstood in traditional Chinese culture.

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