RSSCategory: China Public Holidays 2013

Yi Torch Festival

| August 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Light up your Torches at the Torch Festival / Fire Festival When it happens: June 24 to 25 Where it happen: China History: According to some experts, the origin of Torch Festival (火把节)originated during ancient times based on the calendar of the Bai and Yi people. The calendar includes 10 months with 36 days in [...]

Continue Reading

Qingming Festival – 清明节 2013

| August 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Celebrating the Dead during the Qingming Festival  Qingming Festival – 清明节 2013 When it happens: April 4 2013 Where it happens: China History: The Qingming Festival is based on the story of a man names Jie Zitui. Jie Zitui is a faithful servant of Duke Wen. He even prepared his master a meat soup made [...]

Continue Reading

Chinese New Year 2013

| July 8, 2012 | 4 Comments

Chinese New Year 2013-CNY2013-春节 2013 When: Expected to fall on 10th February 2013 Where: All Over China and in countries and territories with sizable Chinese population Major cities: Hong Kong,Macau, Taiwan, Singapore,Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mauritius,Philippines, Vietnam Other Names: Spring Festival,Lunar New Year History: The Chinese New Year 2013/CNY2013(Chun Jie/春节)-2013 is the most important and longest [...]

Continue Reading