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  • Chinese Winter Solstice

    Winter Solstice , As early as 2,500 years ago, about the Spring and Autumn Period (770-476 BC), China had determined the point of Winter Solstice by observing movements of the sun with a sundial. It is the earliest of the 24 seasonal division poin... 
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    Chinese Spring Festival

    The Spring Festival is the most important festival for the Chinese people and is when all family members get together, just like Christmas in the West. All people living away from home go back, becoming the busiest time for transportation systems ... 
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    About Chinese Festivals

    Chinese Festivals Boasting rich cultural meaning and a long history, traditional Chinese festivals compose an important and brilliant part of Chinese culture. The formation of traditional festivals is a long process of historical and cultural acc... 
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  • Lantern Festival

    Lantern Festival The 15th day of the 1st lunar month is the Chinese Lantern Festival because the first lunar month is called yuan-month and in the ancient times people called night Xiao. The 15th day is the first night to see a full moon. So the d... 
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  • The Dragon Boat Festival

    The Dragon Boat Festival, also called the Duanwu Festival, is celebrated on the fifth day of the fifth month according to the Chinese calendar. For thousands of years, the festival has been marked by eating zong zi (glutinous rice wrapped to form ... 
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  • Children’s Day Origin

    Children’s Day Origin Children, also known as “June 1 International Children’s Day,” the annual June 1, the world of children’s festivals. November 1949, the Women’s International Democratic Federation council m... 
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  • Origin of The Mid-Autumn Festival

    The Mid-Autumn is a very important Chinese festival. It falls on the 15th day of August. A few days before the festival, everyone in the family will help to make the house clean and beautiful. Lanterns will be hung in front of the house. On the ev... 
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    Labais celebrated

    Labais celebrated on the eighth day of the last lunar month, referring to the traditional start of celebrations for the Chinese New Year. “La” in Chinese means the 12th lunar month and “ba” means eight. Legends about the or... 
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    Fool’s Day

    April Fool’s Day is traditionally a day to play practical jokes on others, send people on fool’s errands, and fool the unsuspecting. No one knows how this holiday began but it was thought to have originated in France. The closest point... 
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    Singles Day

    Singles Day falls on every November 11th, and as the name indicates, this relatively new holiday is one exclusively for people who are still living the single life. I was a bit surprised when I googled ‘Singles Day’ on the Internet, to... 
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