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Double Seventh Festival-Meet Your Dreamed Chinese Girl on This Special Day!

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Double Seventh Festival of 2013 falls on August 13 (It’s today!!). This is a big day for the young. Both men and women take the chance to express love to the ones they’re fond of. The Double Seventh Festival in China is what Valentine’s Day to the western countries. For single Chinese girls, it’s a day of great importance because they’re expecting to receive love or gifts from the opposite … Continue Reading

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Mid-Autumn Festival: A Traditional Day for Reunion

Posted on Sep 28, 2012 by in Chinese Festival, Concerning China
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The Mid-Autumn Festival is one of the most important festivals in China. It is traditionally celebrated on the fifteenth day of the eighth lunar month, and will take place on September 30 this year. According to the Chinese lunar calendar, this day is the exact midst of autumn, so it’s called the Mid-Autumn Festival. Legend of Mid-Autumn Festival Like the Double Seventh Festival which was celebrated earlier, there is also … Continue Reading

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Join Chnlove’s Special Event for Double Seventh Festival!

Chinese Valentines' Day

Double Seventh Festival, on the 7th day of the 7th lunar month, falls on Aug 23 this year. It is a traditional Chinese festival to celebrate love and romance, and is also known as Chinese Valentine’s Day. About the origin of this festival, there is a beautiful love story passed down from generation to generation. Legend Behind the Festival Long, long ago, there was an honest and kind-hearted fellow named … Continue Reading

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Dragon Boat Festival

Posted on May 10, 2012 by in Chinese Festival, Concerning China
Dragon boat festival legend

Dragon Boat Festival. The Dragon Boat Festival, the 5th day of the 5th lunar month, has a history of more than 2,000 years. It is usually in June in the Gregorian calendar. For thousands of years, the festival has been marked by eating zong zi (glutinous rice(糯米)wrapped to form a pyramid using bamboo or reed leaves) and racing dragon boats. The festival is best known for its dragon-boat races, especially … Continue Reading

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Come to Know Chinese Major Festivals

Posted on May 3, 2012 by in Chinese Festival
Chinese new year red paper containing money as a gift

China has a great land and has many ethnic groups. Almost each ethnic group has its traditional festivals and values. Still, there are some important and commonly celebrated festivals. These festivals, you can say, have absorbed nourishment from different regions and various ethnic cultures and are a precious cultural heritage for the whole Chinese nation and its guests. The Spring Festival   The Spring Festival is the most important festival … Continue Reading

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