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Tradition lighting the way for Lantern Festival

Author  :       Source  :    China Daily     2017-02-16

A woman takes photos at a lantern show hosted by Hezhou city in Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region on Feb 10, 2017, ahead of the traditional Lantern Festival, which falls on Saturday. [Photo/VCG]

The 15th day of the first month on the Chinese lunar calendar, the day of the year's first full moon, has been celebrated as Lantern Festival in China for more than 2,000 years. Lantern Festival falls on Saturday.

 

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