The Chinese Lantern Festival

A time for beautiful lanterns of various types. Besides the traditional round, red lanterns there are also elaborate designs, usually constructed in a similar way - with silk over a wire frame.

[640],shadow=true,start=,stop=
[320],shadow=true,start=,stop=[320],shadow=true,start=,stop=[320],shadow=true,start=,stop=

As early as the Western Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 25), it had become a festival of great cultural significance. The Lantern Festival falls on the 15th day of the 1st lunar month, which will be late February or early March in the Gregorian calendar.

In 2015, the Lantern Festival falls on March 5th. Don't miss it !

Related Videos

Featured Videos

Deconstructing propaganda
How to spot misdirection and hidden agendas; and the techniques used. Mind control is real - it is simply controlling the narrative by controlling what you think you know, by controlling the information and how it is viewed. This is the info war. Once written, this article will cover the following and more : * framing * 'loaded' or emotional words * exaggeration * omission / 'cherry picking' / partial truth * statistics * 'authorities' / 'trusted voices' / consensus (and consent) * false 'balance' * false assumptions * false implications All the ways one can be led to the wrong conclusions and then propagate false memes.
QinHuangDao 秦皇岛
Where the Great Wall of China meets the sea, HeBei province, east from BeiJing ...
A drive around YunNan province
Plus drone footage ...
HongCun 宏村 Village, AnHui province
Step back in time in the ancient village of HongCun, 宏村. HongCun is located near the south west slope of Mount HuangShan. The architecture and carvings of the approximately 150 residences dating back from the Ming and Qing dynasties are said to be among the best in China. One of the largest residences open to visitors, ChenZhi Hall, also contains a small museum.
About love …
11 / 11 - 'Singles' Day'. Maybe being an inseparable 11 is the better way compared to 11 ? 2 (1). Maybe that other 1 is art, or all humanity. Whatever it is for you - live more ... Four great romantic short stories from SiChuan province, in south west China ... If you can, please help us out with a donation (see the top of the sidebar on the right)
The beautiful DeTian waterfalls 德天瀑布 area, GuangXi province
DéTiān PùBù, 'Virtuous Heaven Waterfall', is Asia's largest and easily viewed by walkways and boat. The waterfalls lie in the south of GuangXi province on the border with Vietnam. There are buses from NanNing, the provincial capital.
Hong Kong 香港 to ShenZhen 深圳 by rail
Filmed in spring 2012.
Beautiful BeiJing 北京
Part 1 : BeiHai Park, the Beijing Botanical Garden, the Confucius Temple, Ditan Park, the Minorities Ethnic Culture Park (Minzu), the Forbidden City, the Great Wall (at Badaling), JingShan Park, ZhongShan Park Part 2 : the Temple of Heaven, Tian'AnMen Square, QianMen, the Birds Nest national stadium, QianHai, PanJiaYuan, LiuYin Park, QingNianHu Park, RiTan Park, LianHuaChi Park, LongTan Park, NanLuoGuXiang and the Beijing Botanical Garden Part 3 : the Summer Palace, YuanMingYuan, XiangShan Park, TuanJieHu Park, XuanWu Park, Yuan Dynasty DaDa City Wall Park, YongHeGong Lama Temple and ZhongGuanCun, XiDan, CBD, ChongWenMen New World Center ice rink
YanQi Lake 雁栖湖 at dusk, HuaiRou, BeiJing
YànQī Hú lies about 60 kilometers north of Beijing city, near Huáiróu.
BeiJing 北京 hutongs 胡同
Handmade rattan basket and fruit wine
Wine from wild Rosa Laevigata.
HuaWei – the truth
Nathan Rich lays it out ...

A selection of popular videos

Keyword / tag search :