Kite flying is a traditional sports game popular among the Chinese people. Kite, the earliest flying object of man kind, originated from China over 2,000 years ago. The tradition of kite flying has been in practice in Nepal and India from time immemorial.
There are certain myths about kite flying such as;
- Myth one: Kite flying sends messages to the god of rains, requesting him to stop rains.
- Myth two: Kite flying brings prosperity to the family.
- Myth three: Kites are flown to contact and honour dead ancestors.
- Myth four: A flying kite guides recently released soul to heaven.