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Classical Chinese poetry admired beyond borders
Classical Chinese poetry admired beyond borders

Updated:1487928934Source:Lifeofguangzhou.com

The second season of the CCTV program, Chinese Poetry Conference — a competition of poetry recitation, comprehension and appreciation — became the talk of the town after it was aired during the Lunar New Year.
Take a bite of Chinese hongbao culture!
Take a bite of Chinese hongbao culture!

Updated:1486973983Source:Lifeofguangzhou.com

E-hongbao has gained great popularity among Chinese since its emergence, especially in this Spring Festival. The time-honored hongbao culture has originated from Chinese ancient dynasty.
Are you ready to celebrate traditional Lantern Festival
Are you ready to celebrate traditional Lantern Festival

Updated:1486712328Source:Lifeofguangzhou.com

Lantern Festival, also called Yuan Xiao Festival, falls on the fifteenth day of the first lunar month. This is the first full moon of the new year, symbolizing unity and perfection.
The Spring Festival dish on Cantonese table
The Spring Festival dish on Cantonese table

Updated:1485317888Source:Lifeofguangzhou.com

Chinese Lunar New Year is just around the corner, and on the eve of Lunar New Year, the have-must dish on every Cantonese dinner table is the magnificent and auspicious poon choi.
Mexican Art Exhibition Kicks off at Redtory
Mexican Art Exhibition Kicks off at Redtory

Updated:1478592574Source:Lifeofguangzhou.com

The opening ceremony of a Mexican art exhibit, “Day of the Dead: The Parade of the White Lady,” was held on November 2. The exhibition is open to the public through December 2.
Festival Offers A Feast of Cantonese Culture
Festival Offers A Feast of Cantonese Culture

Updated:1476851861Source:Lifeofguangzhou.com

The Cantonese Culture Tourism Carnival - featuring delicacies, special hotel offers, tourism products, cultural activities and shopping - is being held on Beijing Road and will run through October 23.
City Buses Use Flowers to Promote Socialist Values
City Buses Use Flowers to Promote Socialist Values

Updated:1474169499Source:Lifeofguangzhou.com

To promote socialist values to citizens in Guangzhou, authorities are decorating city buses with patriotic themes symbolized by various kinds of flowers.
Culture Insider: Teacher's Day in ancient China
Culture Insider: Teacher's Day in ancient China

Updated:1473416277Source:Chinadaily.com

Tomorrow is the 32nd Chinese Teacher's Day – a festival celebrating the 2,300-year tradition of respecting teachers and education in China.
Mooncakes Come Wrapped in Culture
Mooncakes Come Wrapped in Culture

Updated:1473393135Source:Chinadaily.com

As the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival approaches-this year celebrated on Sept 15-mooncakes are turning up all over China, from very traditional teashops to Starbucks counters.
24 Solar Terms: 6 things you may not know about End of Heat
24 Solar Terms: 6 things you may not know about End of Heat

Updated:1471947392Source:Chinadaily.com

The traditional Chinese lunar calendar divides the year into 24 solar terms. End of Heat, (Chinese: 处暑), the 14th solar term of the year, begins this year on Aug 23 and ends on Sep 6.
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Lifeofguangzhou.com picks some of the best Cantonese-style souvenirs for you – including those famous pieces as well as lighter and and comparatively cheap items but still with that defining Cantonese character.

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