Archive for February, 2010

Chinese LanternDid you know that the Chinese Lantern Festival marks the end of the Chinese New Year celebrations? This year, the Chinese Lantern Festival falls on February 28.

The festival is celebrated on the fifteenth day of the first lunar month, which happens to be the first full moon of the new lunar year. In addition to performances, lion dances, and fireworks, lanterns of all shapes, sizes, and colors are used to line the streets and light up the night. It’s a truly joyous celebration. To learn more about the festival origins and additional ways to celebrate, visit the AJ Panda article on Chinese Lantern Festival.

And, of course, what good Chinese culture site wouldn’t help you celebrate the holiday? Visit the assortment of Chinese Lanterns on AJ Panda. They are selling fast and to ensure your lanterns arrive on time, be sure┬áto place your order today.

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