How did the ancient royal court celebrate Spring Festival?
The painting portrays the Emperor Qianlong in the Qing Dynasty enjoying snow in the royal palace during the Spring Festival.Then the emperor would drink Tusu...
Labor-Selling Festival kicks off
The annual Labor-Selling Festival kicks off in Dongkeng Township of Dongguan on February 27 (February 2nd of the lunar calendar), which attracted thousands o...
13th Qiaotou Lotus Flowers Festival begins
The 13th Qiaotou Lotus Flowers Festival began on 23rd June in Qiaotou Township of Dongguan City.
Masterly paintings reflect festive moods
An oil painting showing an arrangement of flowers alongside a dish of plums, cherries and Zongzi, was created by Giuseppe Castiglione (1688-1766), an Italian...
How to spend Chinese New Year like a Chinese/Cantonese
In China, there are a lot of traditional routines to do before and during the Chinese New Year.If you are interested in adopting any of the local customs, ju...
Culture Insider: Traditional Spring Festival customs
The seventh day is commonly referred as the "day of man", and in most parts of China people will eat noodles as they symbolize longevity in Chinese culture.I...