What is Lantern Festival?

2011-02-17 08:02:42

The Lantern Festival falls on the 15th day of the first month of the Chinese lunar calendar.

Lantern Festival celebrated across China

2011-02-17 10:24:17

The Lantern Festival falls on the 15th day of the first month of the Chinese lunar calendar.

Riddler strives to revive art

2011-02-17 09:55:13

It is a common trend that most festivals worldwide adapt to the times and they sometimes become thinner.

Burn joss sticks of good luck to mark the Lantern Festival

2011-02-16 10:16:49

With the Lantern Festival around the corner, the curtain will come down on the half-month celebration of the Chinese Lunar New Year.

The tradition of Zhuazhou

2011-02-15 13:56:51

Zhuazhou is regarded as one of the most important customs on a child's first birthday anniversary.

Pictures worth a thousand words

2011-02-17 08:02:02

Among the many stores on online shopping portal Taobao.com is "Baby Keyi", where all the products sold are photos of the girl.

Oldest barber lives on razor's edge

2011-02-16 10:23:12

A man lies in a decrepit deck chair with his eyes closed while an old man standing behind him jerks a razorblade up toward his throat. But rather than a gore flick scene, this close-shave situation is merely the traditional way of getting groomed in China - that is, by a barber.

Gong Linna - the voice of new chinese art music

2011-02-15 13:36:20

Chinese singer Gong Linna is a pioneer in China, creating an individual, new Chinese Art Music.

'Queen of Love Songs' finds peace in marriage

2011-02-15 07:52:11

Looking to the future, Leong says she plans to concentrate more on producing and writing songs.

Something's funny about the bunny

2011-02-17 08:02:02

While depictions of these long-eared animals are everywhere as Year of the Rabbit begins, what the creature represents as a totem is as fuzzy as its fur.

Celebrating the Rabbit's arrival in a rainforest

2011-02-16 07:53:35

As I gazed at the ink-wash that was the night sky over Malaysian Borneo's rainforest, I lamented its silence and its monochrome.

Screenage apocalypse just a load of hype

2011-02-16 07:53:35

I'm trying to get anyone who bites to bet the world will end in 2012.