Chinese Events on this day

Delicious Chinese food

Delicious Chinese food

Culture

All about the history, health benefits of Chinese cuisine; also the etiquette of formal banquets. We also highlight the many regional specialities that can be found throughout China.
Year of the ...

Year of the ...

Culture

Most people are familiar with the twelve years and their animals. Chinese astrology places emphasis on the year of birth rather than the month of birth and so all people born in a particular year share some characteristics. Even to this day couples have delayed the birth of a child so it would fall in a 'lucky' year.
Events
Anniversaries

To pop up a window to explain the colors and characters used click on Calendar Key

For a full year's view please see our 2016 calendar.

For a description of the Chinese lunar calendar system please see our Chinese calendar page.

We have a calendar for the whole year 2016 that you can download and print click here.

printing, calligraphy
Printing using movable wooden block Chinese characters
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