Cowherd and Weaver Girl
The story of the "Cowherd and Weaver Girl" is one of the four major folk legends of the Han People. The story deals with the details about how the cowherd and weaver girl became the stars separated by the Milk Way as punishment for the pursuit of free love. They can meet on the magpie bridge (connected by the magpies) only on July 7 each year. The story expresses people’s eulogy of mellow love and aspiration for a happy life.