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Marking the end of the Chinese brand-new Year, Teng Chieh the Lantern Festival takes ar on the 15th job of the year. It is also known as the "Shangyuan Festival", because it falls on the very first full moon night.

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The lantern festival clues the end of the solemn event of Chinese brand-new Year and also began as a spiritual ritual practically 2,000 year ago.

Lanterns

The lantern is a timeless symbol that the lengthening days of spring. Lanterns of assorted shapes and sizes space hung in streets, outside temples and around homes.


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Lanterns in the forms of dragons, bird or other animals

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Guessing the Lantern Riddle

Lantern owners write riddles on a item of document and post them top top the lanterns. Small prizes are provided for the correct answers.

Traditional Food

People eat yuanxiao, or rice dumplings, top top this day. Castle are small balls do of glutinous rice flour filled v a selection of fillings such together sugar, increased petals, sesame, bean paste, walnut meat, dried fruit etc.. Rice dumplings room boiled, fried or steamed.

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Moon Calendar

Purim (Jewish)

Purim celebrates the deliverance that the Jewish civilization from the angry Haman in the days of Queen Esther of Persia. Castle remember Queen Esther who conserved the life of the Jewish people, together told in The book of Esther. This is check out twice in the synagogue. The name of Haman is drown out v rattles and hooters by congregation whenever that is read. Many world come in an elaborate dress. Hamantashen (cakes filled with poppy seeds, literally "Haman"s pockets") room made and also eaten at this time.

keep in mind that in the Jewish calander, a holiday starts on the sunset of the previous day.

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Moon Calendar

Introduction come the phases the the Moon

Facts around the Moon

Jewish Religion

Multifaith Calendar


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