Do Son Buffalo Fighting Festival

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Do Son Buffalo Fighting Festival
Do Son Buffalo Fighting Festival

According to legend, the festival area and the spirit in Do Son Buffalo Fighting Festival is for prosperity and happiness to local people from the 18th century. One area where many of the residents of this desert emergency, birth of a new career.

For the winning buffalo to fight high rank (the finals) the day the Assembly (9 / 8 lunar calendar), Qualifying rounds must be done before (in June lunar calendar). According tocustom, three villages take part in this festival.

Do Son Buffalo Fighting Festival
Do Son Buffalo Fighting Festival

Son, Do Hai and Ngoc Xuyen participate are Buffalo finals. Rate based on the“peak“ in three of the 18 villages adjacent to pick out of Buffalo to play the last round of each village.Do Son Buffalo Fighting takes place in one session,rarely lasts a day. The fight is a moment when adecision. Preparation for the moment that he is fighting fiercely and extremely meticulously careful, because this is “god. “

Do Son Buffalo Fighting Festival
Do Son Buffalo Fighting Festival

Incense at the festival started listening to Van Ninh ward. Then the procession ceremony injustice, long flags flew home legal lungs, boisterous sound of the musicbowl buffalo went intothe royal village project. Dance festival are 24 adult Son in two performances of both flexible and powerful medium.Metamorphosis versatile color sandfanciful. Hand neck, legs backward and forward in the battle drum. The flag are a excavated down to a strong, decisive, coordinated manner. Sometimes waved flags as silk wrappe dround the body. Flag dance orchestra in the posture, the left, right hand, suchas interlaced as two armies are fighting.

Buffalo Fighting Association is a festival associated with water worship god sand sacrificedto,but besides that practices martial spirit of the people Son, Hai Phong.