USEUROPEAFRICAASIA 中文双语Français
Culture
Home / Culture / Culture Insider

Culture Insider: 6 things you may not know about Double Ninth Festival

chinadaily.com.cn | Updated: 2017-10-27 16:05

 

[Photo/Xinhua]

Family get-togethers

 

The Double Ninth Festival is also a time for family get-togethers. It is an occasion to remember one's ancestors, the sacrifices they made and the hardships they underwent. Often, family outings are organized where people search to renew their appreciation of nature and to reaffirm their love and concern for family members and close friends.

People often gather for parties, enjoy chrysanthemums and pin cornel twigs on clothes. The customs of climbing mountains and eating a special cake is also featured this day.

|<< Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7   
Most Popular
Top
BACK TO THE TOP
Copyright 1995 - . All rights reserved. The content (including but not limited to text, photo, multimedia information, etc) published in this site belongs to China Daily Information Co (CDIC). Without written authorization from CDIC, such content shall not be republished or used in any form. Note: Browsers with 1024*768 or higher resolution are suggested for this site.
License for publishing multimedia online 0108263

Registration Number: 130349
FOLLOW US