Looking back on this tough year, all the achievements of MINGDA would not be possible without the support of our customers and fans. We especially hold an online free talk with all MINGDA uses to show our sincere thanks and share the Chinese Spring Festival history and Traditions during the Holiday. Hope it will be helpful for all users who like Chinese Culture.
Do you know the Spring Festival in China?
Lunar New Year is also called the Spring Festival and has a history of more than 4000 years.
For the Chinese, this is the grandest and most important annual event. The festival is not only held in mainland China, but also held in Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, some Asian countries (such as Singapore, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Vietnam), and Chinatowns in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, and Australia.
These traditions have also evolved into their unique way of celebrating. As one of the traditional festivals, it is time for the whole family to reunite, which is similar to Christmas in the West.
What would we do at the Spring Festival?
When it comes to the Spring Festival, every family will have a thorough house cleanup and go for festival items shopping.
1: Eat Chinese dumplings the dumplings are delicious with various fillings. They are usually Enjoy with seasoning sauce or seasoning soup to help improve flavor. In northern China, dumplings (Chinese dumplings) are one of the most popular staple foods.
Unlike the ancient times when people only had dumplings at important festivals, they now eat Anytime, anywhere. However, on the eve of the Spring Festival, making and eating dumplings is still an important activity for most families.
The family gathered together and sat at the dining table, making dumplings and eating dumplings, enjoying the Spring Festival Gala
2: Spring Festival couplet stickers (Spring Festival couplet) Spring couplets, spring couplets, are also called spring couplets or Spring Festival.
This is the most common and important custom when celebrating the Chinese New Year. This tradition has been widely preserved in modern Chinese cities and rural areas. Writing Spring Festival Couplets, The Spring Festival couplets are composed of black or gold characters written on red paper, and are composed of a pair of vertical versus pasted on both sides of the front door and a four-character horizontal scroll fixed above the door frame.
The pasted couplet expresses people's joy in the festival and hopes to live a better life in the coming year. The first row (scroll up) and the second row (roll down) have parallel structures and opposite meanings. The two lines should have an equal number of characters, and their meaning must be related and relative.
3: Give red envelopes (red treasure) On some important occasions or festivals in China and some other Asian countries, red envelopes (also known as profit seals, lucky money, or red envelopes) are a popular currency gift, especially during the Chinese New Year (Spring Festival). This is a Spring Festival gift Put money into the red paper for the children. During the Spring Festival, parents and grandparents usually send red envelopes to their children, which may be one of the most recognized traditions during the festival.