Qingming Cultural Festival celebrated

Qingming Cultural Festival celebrated

Dancers perform during the opening ceremony of the Qingming Cultural Festival in Kaifeng, Central China's Henan province, April 1, 2016. Th...
China's Longtaitou Festival

China's Longtaitou Festival

People perform dragon dance in Xuyi county of Huai'an city, East China's Jiangsu province, March 21, 2015. Er Yue Er, or the second day of the se...
Lantern Festival in the Chinese paintings

Lantern Festival in the Chinese paintings

The Lantern Festival is celebrated on the fifteenth day of the first month in the lunar calendar, marking the last day of the Chinese New Year cele...
Intangible Cultural Heritage Exhibition Lantern Festival

Intangible Cultural Heritage Exhibition Lantern Festival

An exhibition of intangible cultural heritage to celebrate the upcoming Lantern Festival was held in Shenyang, Liaoning province on Feb 18. The eve...
Why is the date of Chinese New Year not fixed?

Why is the date of Chinese New Year not fixed?

Writing character Fu to celebrate the Chinese New Year. Fu means luck, happiness, and prosperity in Chinese. 2016 is the Year of the Monkey,...
5 things you may not know about Minor Cold

5 things you may not know about Minor Cold

Minor Cold is the 23rd solar term of the 24 traditional Chinese solar terms. It will last from Jan 6 to Jan 19, 2016. For most areas of China, it...