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...
The Chinese Zodiac: Which animal are you?

The Chinese Zodiac: Which animal are you?

The Chinese zodiac, or shengxiao, refers to the circle of 12 animals that measure the cycles of time. Signs or animals are determined by the luna...
Mermaids in Chinese fairy tales

Mermaids in Chinese fairy tales

The Mermaid, directed by Hong Kong director Stephen Chow, has been smashing box office records in China since its debut on Feb 8. In one scene of t...
Ancient Chinese table games

Ancient Chinese table games

What did ancient Chinese do for fun? Obviously they couldn't surf the Internet or watch TV; in fact, ancient Chinese had many kinds of board and ca...

Return of Madam Snake

The Chinese fairy tale figure Madam White Snake is back again, this time in two very different guises. The first is in the time-honored way in wh...

Gifts of love in ancient China

The Qixi Festival is here! Have you ever been caught up in a situation that leaves you clueless on what item to buy for your boyfriend or girlfri...