Brief history of the Dragon Boat Festival and guide to Dragon Boat Race in the state of Penang, Putrajaya & Sabah in Malaysia, a major sporting event that attracts local & international participants
Diwali celebrations are always very grand in India. Let us see the most common and popular things or activities people do on Diwali festival days.
Know the Chinese symbols and meanings to bring luck and prosperity with flowers such as plum blossom & daffodils, the Chinese symbol of prosperity for Chinese New Year celebration
Chinese New Year is a major festival celebrated by Chinese & is associated with symbols & customs. It is important to have good auspicious symbols displayed during CNY such as tangerines & oranges
Lucky and Unlucky Numbers in Chinese Culture The study of Chinese culture is very interesting because they have so much superstitions and beliefs like numerology, using the laws of heaven and earth (astronomy and geography) -- "feng shui", choice...
Chinese New Year is a 15 day long celebration. Chinese people don't just wish for prosperity, they eat for it as well! Names of festive dishes have tonal puns for luck, prosperity and longevity.
Chinese New Year dish, Yee Sang or Yu Sheng is a raw fish salad eaten during the first 15th day of the festive season and unique only to Malaysia and Singapore.
The mid autumn festival is a fascinating one, filled with Chinese cultural history. A delicious festival too, one can look forward these days to a variety of moon cakes - it is immense and delightful indeed. A warm introduction to the Mid Autumn to everyone, which starts on the 17th of September...
Here you will find simple and easy craft projects and printables that children can make to celebrate Chinese New Year, the Year of the Monkey.
Otsukimi is the Japanese moon-viewing festival that takes place in early autumn.