Lanterns will be lit and traditional pastries will be exchanged today for the annual mid-autumn festival it is the second most important festival after the spring festival and honours the full moon as a symbol completeness and sharing the moon cakes signifies the unity. But chinese people around the world are gearing up to celebrate harvest and family as part of the mid-autumn festival on mid autumn festival chinese moon festival chinese moon festival 2014 living mid autumn festival mid autumn festival 2014 mid autumn festival date moon cake moon cake. Plymouth, mn - autumn marks the oncoming of mooncake festival so prepare to relish delicious, creamy and fruity mooncake along with a hot cup of tea. Vietnamese children shop for toys at a street in hanoi, vietnam 23 september 2015 vietnamese people are going to celebrate the mid-autumn festival, one of the most important traditional events during the year its a children's festival featuring moon cakes, paper lanterns, dragon dances luong thai.
I just celebrated mid-autumn festival in vietnam it's also known as moon day and is celebrated throughout asia read about it's history and my experience here. Get info about celebrating the mid-autumn festival or zhong qiu jie in china, including how and why to eat moon cakes. How to make perfect moon cakes for chinese mid-autumn festival this moon-cake recipe is cantonese on the surface, but it envelops a suzhou-style crunchy nut and fruit center it was adapted from the repertoire of renowned sichuanese chef chen kenmin. The second biggest public festival in china, the mid-autumn festival or the moon cake festival is associated with traditions of moon worship and celebrated with great vigour this year, it has coincided with the national day holidays. Chinese mid-autumn festival is the second most popular festival in chinese countriesthis article tells you about the traditions and legends behind it. The moon festival (also called the mooncake or mid-autumn festival) falls on september 27th in 2015 (september 8th in 2014) what is the moon festival every year on the fifteenth day of the eighth month of the lunar calendar, when the moon is at its maximum brightness for the entire year, the.
Hey, it's chinese moon festival also known as mid-autumn festival, it is one of the major events in china, marking the end of the agricultural year celebrate this day with all your friends and loved ones through our warm ecards. Cultivate guanxi with chinese buyers this mid-autumn festival with mooncake gifts here's why. From elixir-guzzling fairies to moon cakes and molten wax, here are 5 things you should know about this festival celebrated across east asia. Learn about chang'e, the chinese moon goddess and the use of mooncakes to incite rebellion mooncake mid-autumn festival 2014: inside each cake was a piece of paper saying. It was the mid-autumn festival last weekend mid-autumn festival: durian mooncake in hong kong posted on september 12 restaurants and candy shops were hawking their wares of course, most of it was festival related and moon cakes were the main feature.
The moon cake, also called walnut cake, palace cake, small cake, moon pastry and reunion cake etc, is a special pastry eaten on traditional chinese mid-autumn festival. The mid-autumn festival marks a significant time in east asia where families come together to have dinner and spend time outdoors equipped with lanterns, they head outdoors to take in the night sky holding the full moon while eating moon cakes. The custom of eating moon cakes on mid-autumn festival is said to have begun in the end of yuan dynasty(1271-1368) the custom of worshipping the moon on the mid-autumn day also prevails in the chaozhou and shantou regions of south china's guangdong province.
Unlike the chinese and vietnamese, koreans do not celebrate chuseok (mid-autumn festival) with moon cakes but rather, with songpyeon, which means pine tree in korean. The mid-autumn mooncake festival 2017 scale versions where the whole community gets together under twinkling lanterns to eat mountains of sizzling meat and moon cakes t t trung thu - mid-autumn festival in moon festival, mooncake festival, zhongqiu festival, chinese. Sept 08 is aug 15 in chinese lunar calendar it is so called mid-autumn festival, a festival for families to get together to enjoy fruit, eat moon cake and admire the round moon. China's mid-autumn festival is celebrated on lunar month 8 day 15 in september or early october see dates for 2017, 2018 and public holidays.
What you need to know about mid-autumn festival (also called moon festival) including how to eat a mooncake. Held on the 15th day of the 8th lunar month, the mid-autumn festival, aka moon cake festival, is the second grandest festival after the spring festival in china 2018 mid-autumn festival falls on sep 24. This guide had been built for the asian mid-autumn festival 2015 sponsored by office of the provost, the office of multicultural affairs the moon festival or autumn festival is celebrated by moon cake exchanges among friends. Originally named the mid-autumn festival, the moon festival is celebrated on the fifteenth day of the eighth lunar month in observance of the bountiful autumn harvest legends of the moon festival moon cakes.