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A sky of floating lights

We woke up to a clear morning in the mountains. We walked out to the deck and enjoyed our coffee, surrounded by snow and beauty. 342 more words

Epic lantern festival in Niigata rivals the Yi Peng festival in sheer beauty

RocketNews 24 (by KK Miller):

If you are in Niigata this March, you can live out your Tangled fantasy with a breathtaking view of floating lanterns that rival the beauty of the… 300 more words


Lantern Festival

Every full moon in Hoi An is an opportunity to host a lantern festival. The city shuts down the main lights by the river and lights traditional lanterns in the store front instead. 41 more words

Lantern Fest Puts Glow Into Night Sky

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4)– It’s an ancient festival from Asia transplanted as a “for profit” venture in America– the Lantern Festival.

In China the lantern festivals are celebrated on the 15th day of the first lunar month. 341 more words


Shared Festivals across the Border

Is it any surprise that India and China have festivals that are somilar in manisfestation?
Compare the Lantern festival to Diwali.

Lanterns for Diwali or the Mid-Autumn Festival? 69 more words

Culture Kaleidoscope

Fall has arrived

It had to happen; autumn has asserted itself in Korea. The formerly sunny and warm weather has given way to cool, wet & windy days this weekend. 402 more words

Festival of Floating Lights

The Lantern Festival celebrated on 15th day of the 1st month, generally in February or March in the Gregorian calendar. Started from Western Han Dynasty (206 BC-AD 25), over the years it had develop into a festival with immense importance. 286 more words

Lantern Festival