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The Gifts of Traditional Chinese Wedding

The Gifts of Traditional Chinese Wedding

Wednesday, February 25, 2009 10:38

What is the gift of traditional Chinese wedding... It is the first gift that the bridegroom's family to address the family of the bride. Then there are the gifts that the guests offer married. And finally, there are these that ...

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The Money of Ancient China

The Money of Ancient China

Tuesday, February 24, 2009 18:36

Ancient Chinese used copper coins. These copper coins were drilled a square hole in the center. They are usually strung together on a line. The bronze coins appeared from the seventh century BC and the heyday in the Tang ...

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Follow Me Learn Chinese Culture -- Make Paper Folding

Follow Me Learn Chinese Culture — Make Paper Folding

Sunday, February 22, 2009 17:01

Though the Chinese paper folding isn't very popular in the world, but it has a very long history. Chinese children love paper folding and enjoy making many objects with this intricate craft. Follow me learn a kind of simple ...

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Follow Me Learn Chinese Culture -- Make a Chinese Lantern

Follow Me Learn Chinese Culture — Make a Chinese Lantern

Wednesday, February 18, 2009 21:33

Lanterns are a big part of Chinese holiday celebrations. This is particularly true of the Lantern Festival, which takes place on the eve of the fifteenth day of the first Chinese lunar month, usually in early February. On that ...

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Follow Me Learn Chinese Culture -- Make Traditional Chinese Knot

Follow Me Learn Chinese Culture — Make Traditional Chinese Knot

Sunday, February 15, 2009 18:57

The traditional Chinese knot symbolizes the happiness and lucky. It is very good embodiment of traditional Chinese culture. Real Chinese knot are tied and plaited instead of being cut. Tying a Chinese knot demands a lot of patience, but ...

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Follow Me Learn Chinese Culture -- Chinese Traditional Paper-cut

Follow Me Learn Chinese Culture — Chinese Traditional Paper-cut

Friday, February 13, 2009 19:06

The paper-cut is one of the representatives of the Chinese traditional culture. For centuries Chinese women in the rural north have been natural paper cutting artists, creating their works of art with scissors and sheets of red paper. They ...

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Chinese Traditional Festival -- Lantern Festival

Chinese Traditional Festival — Lantern Festival

Monday, February 9, 2009 17:28

It is the Chinese traditional festival Lantern Festival on the 15th of the first month of the lunar calendar. Lantern Festival is the first important festival after the Spring Festival (Chinese New Year). The history of the Lantern Festival is ...

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Chinese Traditional Festival -- Chinese New Year

Chinese Traditional Festival — Chinese New Year

Sunday, January 25, 2009 1:08

Happy Chinese New Year! It is the Chinese New Year (Spring Festival) today. I want to introduce the Chinese New Year to everybody, because a lot of Occidental people don't understand the Chinese New Year. Chinese New Year (Spring Festival) ...

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Chinese Firecrackers Culture

Chinese Firecrackers Culture

Thursday, January 22, 2009 0:59

The sound of firecrackers is a characteristic of the Chinese New Year and many festive occasions. Do you know why Chinese touch off the firecrackers in the Chinese New Year? A long time ago, firecrackers were used to scare away ...

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Chinese Fan Culture

Chinese Fan Culture

Saturday, January 10, 2009 17:38

The Chinese fan contains abundant cultural connotation. It is a component of the Chinese culture. It is closely linked to bamboo culture and Buddhism culture. The fan has already had a history of more than 3000 years in China. After thousands ...

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