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  • Sisters Rice Festival
    Sisters’ Rice Festival, the Oldest Oriental Valentine’s Day Sisters’ Rice Festival, also known as Sisters’ Meal Festival, is a celebration of love and of spring. It falls> Folk Tale & Traditions The folk tale about the origin of the Sisters’ Rice Festival is a sweet> At the time of the gathering, the girls all dressed up in their most beautiful eth... Read more>>
  • Lusheng Festival
    Lusheng Festival, a Defining Festival of the Miao People Lusheng Festival is a traditional festival of the Miao Ethnic Group. It is celebrated in many parts of southwestern China, but falls> Origin Lusheng is an antique reed-pipe wind instrument. Legend has it that it was Zhuge Liang (an ancient outstanding militarist) who taught the Miao people to m... Read more>>
  • Naadam Fair
    Naadam Fair, a Festival to Experience the Charm of Grassland Minority With distinct ethnic features, Naadam Fair is an annually-held grand gathering of Mongolians. “Naadam” is the transliteration of Mongol language, meaning “entertainment” or “recreation”. It falls> Origin Naadam Fair can be traced back to the initial stage of the Mongol Empire. As early a... Read more>>
  • Losar
    Losar, Tibetan’s Most Important Festival Losar is the most important traditional festival celebrated by all Tibetans to commemorate the advent of New Year in the Tibetan Calendar. It usually falls> Origin Losar has been observed for over 1000 years. Before Buddhism came to Tibet, Tibetans would hold a grand spiritual ceremony to pleas... Read more>>
  • Laba Congee
    Laba Festival, Day of Enlightenment The Laba Festival is a traditional Chinese holiday that falls target="_blank" title="China">China during the first century AD, the festival was used as commemoration of Gautama Buddha's enlightenment at the age of 35. In the Qing dynasty, ceremonies for the Laba Festival were usually held in the Yo... Read more>>
  • Chrysanthemum
    Double Ninth Festival, the Day for Seniors Double Ninth Festival, or Chong Yang Festival in Chinese, is cerebrated target="_blank" title="China">China which can be dated back to the Han Dynasty. The festival usually falls in October according to the solar calendar, and this year it will comes on October 5th. According to the mysterious Ch... Read more>>
  • Dragon Boat Festival
    How to Celebrate Chinese Dragon Boat Festival Dragon Boat Festival is the fifth day of the fifth lunar month. Many old traditions have preserved in China to celebrate this festival. Dragon Boat Racing Dragon boat racing is held to celebrate this festival and is target="_blank" title="Hong Kong">Hong Kong annually. There are also some ve... Read more>>
  • Chinese Festivals
    Traditional Festivals in China Spring Festival The most important festival in China is the Spring Festival. The Spring Festival marks the beginning of the Chinese lunar New Year, so the first meal is rather important. People usually eat jiaozi or dumplings shaped like a crescent moon on that special day. As for recreational act... Read more>>
  • Qixi Festival
    Qixi Festival, Chinese Own Valentine's Day On the evening of the seventh day of the seventh month> 4. Making Offerings So many things -- of joy and tears, praise and lament, hope and yearning -- fall on the double seventh. In some areas in China, seven close girlfriends would gather to make dumplings. They put into three separate dumpling... Read more>>
  • Qingming Festival
    Qingming Festival (Tomb Sweeping Day) Qingming Festival, also called “Tomb Sweeping Day” or "Cold Food Day", is the most important day for people to offer sacrifice to ancestors.> It started from the Zhou Dynasty, with a history of over 2500 years. Qingming is> Since people with weak constitutions might get hurt by eating cold ra... Read more>>
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