Celebrating the Lantern Festival
2017-02-07 16:43:00

Performers stage a celebratory performance in Zhouzhuang during the Lantern Festival. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]

The Lantern Festival is a Chinese festival celebrated on the fifteenth day of the first month in the Chinese lunar calendar. During the Lantern Festival, residents go out at night to appreciate the multicolored paper lanterns and solve riddles written on the lanterns, enjoying themselves on the final day of the traditional Chinese New Year celebrations.

Source:chinadaily.com.cn Editor:Dylan