Showing posts with label lunar New Year celebrations. Show all posts
Showing posts with label lunar New Year celebrations. Show all posts

Saturday, February 17, 2018

China: Foreign leaders send Lunar New Year greetings

Lunar New Year of the Dog
Foreign leaders around the world sent their greetings and good wishes to Chinese celebrating the Chinese New Year, expressing their will to further develop relations with China.

Sunday, February 11, 2018

Greeks celebrate Chinese New Year in Athens

Chinese New Year in Athens
Greeks joined their Chinese friends living in Athens on Saturday in celebrations ahead of the Chinese New Year, or Spring Festival, sending warm wishes to China for a prosperous and peaceful year.

Saturday, January 28, 2017

Snowfall disrupts Spring Festival travel in NE China

Snow disrupted the trips of Spring Festival travellers in northeast China on Thursday, causing multiple accidents and temporary closure of an airport and expressways.

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Chinese Lunar New Year : Travel peak comes as Chinese go home for Spring Festival

Chinese authorities have forecast a peak travel rush in the second week of China's 40-day "Chunyun," starting Friday, as many Chinese people are rushing back home for the Spring Festival.

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Thousands pay homage in Mao’s hometown during Spring Festival

More than 70,000 people traveled to the hometown of late Chinese leader Mao Zedong in Shaoshan, Central China's Hunan Province during the Spring Festival as part of a local tradition to pay tribute to the Great Helmsman at the start of each lunar year.

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Tibetan Buddhists Receive Blessings ahead of Losar

Large crowds of Tibetan Buddhists gathered at a prominent monastery in the holy city of Lhasa on Friday to receive blessings in a centuries-old religious ritual, a prelude for celebrations of the Losar, or Tibetan New Year.

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

The way to welcome traditional New Year of Asia countries

Each country has different customs to welcome Tet Holiday, such as, Thailand people always throw water together to get lucks, Chinese people eat foods with the meaning of longevity and Vietnamese people clean their houses, buy salt, and go to pagoda to pray luckiness and happiness for their family.

Friday, March 6, 2015

Tibetans in Yunnan Give Up Wearing Animal Skins, Burn Valuable Furs (VIDEO)

Tibetan villagers living in the southwestern Chinese province of Yunnan have marked the beginning of the Lunar New Year by vowing to give up the wearing of animal furs and by burning those already in their possession, sources said.

Five million of our brothers: It is Turks who will shape Europe's future

Europe's future depends on the Turks who live there, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told a large public rally on Thursday.