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worth the wait

On New Year’s Eve, I had this great idea to buy Chinese wishing lanterns and release them on the beach in a peaceful, beautiful ceremony to ring in 2016. 203 more words

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Matsuyama 松山, part 3: Festival 祭 & final day

Continuation from part 1 and part 2 of Matsuyama trip.

At the end of the first day, we were lucky enough that there was a Lantern and danjiri (shrine/temple cart) festival scheduled during our visit, held in the park at the foot of the castle. 636 more words



Last Thursday night, kids all over Hong Kong were running around like mad things, shaking lanterns and staying up way past their bedtimes to celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival. 502 more words

Local Adventures

Chinese Luno Festival on the Danube Island

Photo: / E. Jonathan                                      China Magic – Temple of heavenly Peace in Beijiong

This year Vienna Afrika Tage took place adjacent to its usual place on the Danube Island. 183 more words


Celebrating Mid-Autumn / Lantern Festival

Lantern Festival would not be complete without our usual traditions.

On 15 September 2016, Lucas and I shared a ‘小猪’, as we usually do. It’s actually made of leftover baked mooncake skin pastry, sold at most bakeries and NTUC. 78 more words

Special Occasion

Return of the Lantern Festival

I wrote last year about the Chinese Lantern Festival hosted in my home town of Spokane, Washington. It was a beautiful sight, and so well received that they’ve decided to do it again. 142 more words


Mid Autumn Festival 8月15日, 15th Sept. 2016

The Mid Autumn Festival, also known as the Lantern Festival or Mooncake Festival, traditionally falls on the 15th day of the 8th month in the Chinese lunar calendar. 289 more words