Traditional Chinese Festivals
China boasts a variety of unique and attractive Folklores thanks to the long history and nationalities.
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China is both an ancient country with a history as long as 5,000 years and a big family with 56 nationalities. China boasts a variety of unique and attractive Folklores thanks to the long history of these nationalities as well as the different natural and cultrual environments in which they live. The Festivals of the spring, the summer, the autumn and the winter, taking the main charms of these folklores, attract the tourists both at home and abroad. And you may enter this Oriental dreamland to experience different Folklores in the public places of entertainment all around the country.
More About Traditional Chinese Festivals
- Double Ninth Festival
Double Ninth Festival The 9th day of the 9th lunar month is the traditional Chongyang Festival, or Double Ninth Festival.
- Dragon Boat Festival
Dragon Boat Festival The Dragon Boat Festival, the 5th day of the 5th lunar month, has had a history of more than 2,000 years.
- Laba Festival
Laba Festival In China, December of the lunar calendar is called the La month, so the date of December 8th is also the Laba Festival.
- Lantern Festival
Lantern Festival The Lantern Festival falls on the 15th day of the 1st lunar month, usually in February or March in the Gregorian calendar.
- Mid-Autumn Festival
Mid-Autumn Festival The Mid-Autumn Festival falls on the 15th day of the 8th lunar month, usually in October in Gregorian calendar.
- Mongolian Festivals
Mongolian Festivals There are many festivals in Inner Mongolia.
- Qingming Festival
Qingming Festival The Qingming Festival is one of the 24 seasonal division points in China, falling on April 4-6 each year.
- Spring Festival
Spring Festival The Spring Festival is the most important festival for the Chinese people and is when all family members get together, just like Christmas in the West.
- Spring Festival Custom Of Ethnic Minority Groups
Spring Festival Custom Of Ethnic Minority Groups Besides Han, many ethnic minority groups also have their own ways to celebrate this traditional festival.
- Tibetan Festivals
Tibetan Festivals Tibet, the Mystical Land, draws numerous travelers, adventurers and scholars by its fascinating folklores, unique values and mysterious religious practice.
- Winter Solstice Festival
Winter Solstice Festival The Winter Solstice became a festival during the Han Dynasty and thrived in the Tang and Song dynasties.