There is a custom of having the groom by throwing handkerchief on Mid-autumn Festival in some regions in Shandong. This night, it will put a arena in the middle of square with the shape of moon palace and the decoration of jade rabbit and cassia tree.
The Father’s Day, dating back to the early 20th century in the United State, is a festival when special gratitude is sent to fathers. The date of the festival varies in different countries. The majority of countries and regions around the world celebrate the Father's Day on the third Sunday of June, including Mainland China, Hong Kong and Macao.
In China, there is no statutory Mother's Day, but it is usually put on the second Sunday in May as Mother's Day among the people. This festival comes from the United States. According to the custom of the American Mother's Day, people wear a carnation in front of the chest every Mother's Day because carnations represent love, charm and respect.
Generally speaking, White Valentine's Day is the continuation of Valentine's Day. It has started from the 3rd century in Rome. The Empire of Rome set the Valentine’s Day in memory of saving the lives of the lover who was going to be killed because of breaking the ban of marriage on February 14th. The lover swore to keep their promise until their death one month later. That is March 14th. After that, White Valentine’s Day spread to other countries of the world.
March 8th is the festival to celebrate women’s great contribution and achievement in many areas, such as economics, politics and society. It is also in memory of more than 140 women workers who lose their lives in the fire of New York triangle factory in America in 1911.
Lantern Festival is a very romantic festival. In the feudal traditional society, Lantern Festival parade provides an opportunity for single men and women to know each other, because in the traditional society, girls are not allowed to go out and play, but they can go out with friends during the festivals.
Valentine's Day is the best moment not only for expressing love, but also for proposing to the beloved. According to the custom, flowers and chocolates are indispensible on Valentine's Day. Do you know the meaning and implication of them?
The Spring Festival is the liveliest festival in Singapore. Two weeks before the New Year’s Eve, flower shops along the roads will have lights on and sell flowers all night. There are two kinds of flowers sold in Singapore: potted flower and cut-flower. One of the potted flowers is the national flower of Singapore - orchid.
New Year's Eve is one of the most important traditional Chinese festivals. It refers to the last day of the Lunar New year, which is the night before the Spring Festival. It often occurs at the 30th of the twelfth lunar month.
Valentine’s Day presents can be a serious point of anxiety and stress for those in romantic relationships. New couples, veteran couples, and want-to-be couples each have their own set of challenges in the area and in each category gifts can hold different meanings.
Guangzhou is know as the Flower City, and its annual Spring Festival Flower Fair has attracted worldwide attention. Before the Spring Festival, especially three days before the New Year's Eve of the lunar calender, streets and lanes in Guangzhou are fully decorated with flowers and cumquat bonsais and all the big parks will hold Spring Festival Flower Fair.
Every month have a valentines day, from Diary day to Hug day. On February 14th and one of the western traditional festival. Couples will send chocolate, cards and flowers on the day to express their affections and friendship. It has become the favorite festival for the young in European and American countries.
Chinese New Year brings the holiday spirit to the hearts of everyone. The Spring Festival traditions of other countries will have different traditions, but also similarities with the customs of the Chinese New Year.
Spring festival generally refers to the New Year’s Eve and the first day of the Chinese lunar calendar. But in the civil society, Spring festival is traditionally refers from the eighth day of the twelfth lunar month or the 23th/24th of the twelfth lunar month
From the moment of our birth to growing-up, our parents have made painstaking efforts day and night. From the primary school, junior high school to college, our teachers spare no effort to illuminate our voyage of life with their light of life.
On the eighth day of the twelfth lunar month every year, native Pekingese would cook a pot of “laba rice porridge”, which includes coarse cereals and dried fruit like beans, rice, red dates, raisins, longans and so on, meaning “a bumper grain harvest”.
Thanksgiving gifts are a great way to set the mood and get the holiday season off to a great start. In the spirit of giving and giving thanks here are three great Thanksgiving gift ideas for all those people you are really thankful for.