Tag: Chinese culture

Nadun Festival Tu Minority

| August 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Building a Deeper Sense of Community in Nadun Festival When it happens: July 12 to September 15 Where it happens: China History: Nadun is an annual festival that reflects the shared origins of the northern nomadic people. For the Xianbei, it is celebrated as a gathering for leisure and fun in the spring. The Mongols, [...]

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Renri

| August 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

A Very Happy Birthday on Renri When it happens: January 7 Where it happens: China and other regions influenced by the Chinese culture History: According to Dong Xun of the Jin Dynasty, different animals were created on seven days. On the seventh day, humans were created. Hence, the tradition of the birthday of humans known [...]

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