My origin, according to the Vietnamese legend!

The dragon is seen everywhere even in the Mekong delta. This river born in the foothills of the Himalayas (Tibet) divides into nine branches or nine dragons to throw itself in the golf of Cochinchina (or Nam Bộ). That is why this region is called Cửu Long (or Nine Dragons in English).

It is also the symbol of the husband, the fiance and more generally the man. As for the woman, she is represented by the phenix. That is why when we want to make allusion to a marriage, we often associate a dragon with a phenix on a piece of embroidery or a sculpted panel. It is also this association that poets evoke in their poems to talk about marital happiness and shared joy.

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