Legend of the Three Kingdoms

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Legend of the Three Kingdoms

The legend of the Three Kingdoms is a kind of folk literature which was approved by the State Council and listed in the fourth batch of national intangible cultural heritage list in 2014.

The legends of the Three Kingdoms are widely spread throughout the country, while those of Hubei are unique. At present, more than 300 legends have been collected and sorted out, mainly in Jingzhou, Dangyang, Xiangyang, Xianning, Ezhou, Yichang, Luting District and Hongshan District of Wuhan. The legends of the Three Kingdoms include legends of figures, such as Liu Bei, Zhuge Liang, Guan Yu, Zhang Fei, Zhao Yun, Cao Cao, Sun Quan, Zhou Yu, Lu Su and Huang Gai, which were active in Hubei at that time; legends of place names, such as the ancient battlefields of Gulongzhong, Chibi, Yiling, Changbanpo and the surrounding areas; and legends of local customs and customs, such as Longfeng Pai, Zhuge Cai. 》 "Why should we pass on tea when we get married" and so on.

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