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.
Have you ever wonder what are the meanings of colors? Well in China, there are meanings to every color. The traditions and culture of the Chinese people are the subjects of so many studies and understanding by a lot of other people outside their...
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.
Khmer- American Cultural Exchange – Main Holidays of the United States and Cambodia As two cultures come together, there seem to be a number of ways to bridge the gap of understanding including learning the general tendencies of each...
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
Filipino amulets or talisman called anting-anting, protects its wearer from dangers once empowered. But how one obtains an anting-anting? Holy Week is said the best time to hunt for anting-anting.
Dogs have long been helpers and pets for people everywhere. The Chinese recognize this by celebrating Day 2 of the Chinese New Year celebration as the birthday of dogs. Here is one dog's celebration
Why do Chinese wear red during Chinese New Year? How did the name for fifteenth night celebrations come about? These Chinese New Year legends explain all.
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...
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.