Vega and Altair Picture

This is my version of qixi, a Chinese festival. It originated from the romantic legend of two lovers. The tale is about a love story Between Zhinü (the weaver girl, symbolizing the star Vega) and Niulang (the cowherd, symbolizing the star Altair) Their love was not allowed, Thus they Were banished to opposite sides of the Silver River (symbolizing the Milky Way) .Once a year, on the 7th day of the 7th Lunar month, a flock of magpies would form a bridge to reunite the lovers for one day. There are many variations of the story.
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