ĦĦĦĦThe net-boat fair rose about in the Xianfeng period of Qing dynasty.In the end of Qing dynasty and the beginning of the Republic of China,the fair was a grand gathering of unprecedented size.
ĦĦĦĦThe fair is still a kind of primary religion activities which is spontaneous from now on,including performing a lion-dance,walking on stilts,variety showopera,flower-drum.etc. A rite of presenting-god politely is inherited from beginning to end.Some young men's arms are pricked on hooks,hanging with copper and tin in cense burners,which is called"pricking flesh and carrying in cense burner".You can see some persons of redeeming a vow to a god in red clothes acting as guilty persons.People use this way to show their respect to Liuwang in order to remove ill and