Valentine’s Day in February 14, is coming soon. It is a famouse Western festival about love, romance, flower and chocolate. But do you know that China has its own valentine’s [ … ]
I’m sure that most of you have heard of Chinese Lunar New Year if you learned Chinese language or the culture of China. Chinese New Year, also named Spring Festival, [ … ]
As a country with 5000 years of culture, traditional festivals compose its most important aspects. Learning more about Chinese festivals enables you to assimilate into life in China better. In this article, I list 7 most popular festivals in China.
The Mid-Autumn Festival is a harvest festival held on the 15th day of the 8th month of the lunar calendar. It is the second grandest festival in China after the Chinese New Year.
Dragon Boat Festival, also called Duanwu jie or Tuen Ng Festival, is an important traditional holiday in China. It emerged to commemorate Qu Yuan, a poet and politician of Warring [ … ]
Chinese New Year 2017 just passed and another Chinese traditional festival is coming soon. That is Chinese Lantern Festival. Although it is not as popular as Chinese New Year, it is still a significant component of Chinese traditional culture. In this post we will introduce Chinese Lantern Festival in details.
Chinese New Year, also named as “Spring Festival” and “Lunar New Year”, has more than 4000 years of history. Similar to Christmas Day in Western countries, it is the most important [ … ]