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The Mid-Autumn Festival (traditional Chinese: 中秋節; simplified C...

wikipedia - 06 Oct 2017
The Mid-Autumn Festival (traditional Chinese: 中秋節; simplified Chinese: 中秋节; Vietnamese: tết Trung Thu) is a harvest festival celebrated by ethnic Chinese and Vietnamese people. The festival is held on the 15th day of the 8th month of the lunar calendar with full moon at night, corresponding to late September to early October of the Gregorian calendar with full moon at night.
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Spreading CNY cheer

The Star Online - 23 Feb 2018
THE festive mood was apparent in the heritage enclave around Panglima Lane with the launch of the area's inaugural Chinese New Year celebration. Visitors to one of Ipoh Old Town's more popular tourist attractions, also known as Concubine Lane, got a ...
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Hong Kong art: Miniature art shows disappearing Hong Kong

BBC News - 18 Feb 2018
A village elder was given instructions by Buddha to save the village: they would have to make a dragon using straw, place incense on the dragon, and stage a dance during the mid-autumn festival. Villagers followed these steps and the plague ended. The ...
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Six things to do on mid-Missouri campuses this week

Columbia Missourian - 12 Feb 2018
Tzu-Yang Chao practices his calligraphy Sept. 15, 2016, at the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival. The five calligraphic styles include seal script, clerical script, standard script, cursive script and semi-cursive script. Alex Scimecca · Facebook · Twitter ...
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In Louisville, Home Cooks Keep Up Chinese New Year Traditions

89.3 WFPL - 16 Feb 2018
They also host huge parties for major Chinese holidays like the Lunar New Year and the mid-autumn festival. The group already had a potluck last weekend for the New Year, with tables and tables full of those symbolic dishes. This weekend, they have ...
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All the New Food Emojis That Have Just Been Announced

Food & Wine - 08 Feb 2018
And lastly, for those unfamiliar with a mooncake (not to be confused with “moon pie”), it's a baked pastry that is typically given as a gift during the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival. However, possibly the biggest addition to the canon of food emojis is ...
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Richmond Chinese society pulls in Polish dancers for New Year act

Richmond News - 12 Feb 2018
As well as laying on programs and classes for Richmond's Chinese community, RCCS runs the Chinese New Year celebrations at Lansdowne Centre, the Mid-Autumn Festival and takes part in the Salmon Festival parade on Canada Day in Steveston. RCCS' mandate ...
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Ipoh's Concubine Lane turns festive for Chinese New Year

Yahoo Singapore News - 18 Feb 2018
Teo added that this is the second time the traders have organised cultural events; they also held the Mid-Autumn Festival celebration last year. Teo, who is the co-owner of the Ding Feng Teow Tau Fu Fa outlet here, said the traders are planning to do ...
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Justice For Gingers Coming Via New Emojis

Geek - 09 Feb 2018
Scheduled for release in June, the latest set of symbols also features greying and curly hair, as well as bald heads—representative of more manes (or lack thereof). A beta list was released late last year, highlighting possible new faces, people, body ...
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First Pingxi Lantern Festival of 2018 scheduled for March 2

Focus Taiwan News Channel - 02 Feb 2018
2 (CNA) The first of two 2018 Pingxi Sky Lantern Festivals will take place on March 2 in New Taipei, featuring lantern launches, performances and other activities. The New Taipei Tourism and Travel Department said at a press conference Friday that it ...
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Like a dog with two tails

Drinks International (blog) - 19 Feb 2018
There are two big celebrations in China each year – Chinese New Year and the Mid-Autumn Festival. During the latter, which takes place in September, the Chinese traditionally eat moon cakes and take a week off work to worship the mountain gods after a ...
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Treasury Wine to overhaul US network

SBS - 30 Jan 2018
Asia again generated strong growth as Chinese consumers bought more of TWE's Australian, US and French wines on key gift-giving occasions such as the mid-Autumn festival, Singles Day and Christmas. Treasury expects to meet analysts' full-year earnings ...
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SAP schools: Time for rethink?

The Straits Times - 12 Feb 2018
They are millennials who grew up under Singapore's bilingual education system and graduated from Special Assistance Plan schools. How has their language background influenced their outlook? In the first collaboration of its kind, two reporters - one ...

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