Happy Lantern Festival


2022-02-15

Pengfei, Shanxi

The window flower is wonderful,

Sing floating;

People are moving red lights,

Pearl yuanxiao jade plate,

Lantern Festival!

 

万家灯火 共享团圆 | 元宵节快乐

 

Lantern Festival Introduction

Lantern Festival, one of the traditional festivals in China, also known as Shangyuan Festival, Xiaozhuanyue, Yuanxi or Lantern Festival, is the 15th day of the first month of the lunar calendar every year. The first month is the first month of the lunar calendar. The ancients called "night" "night" and the 15th day of the first month is the first full moon night of the year, so they called the 15th day of the first month "Lantern Festival".

Lantern Festival customs

Lantern

The "lamp watching" on the 15th of the first lunar month has become a spontaneous activity of the folk masses. On the night of the 15th of the first lunar month, red lights are hung high in the streets and lanes, and there are palace lanterns, animal headlights, walking lanterns, flower lights, bird and bird lights, etc., which attract the people watching the lanterns. They are famous for their wide variety, exquisite production and attractive appearance.

Guessing lantern riddles

On the fifteenth day of the first month of the lunar calendar, traditional folk would hang up colored lights and set off fireworks. Later, some good people wrote riddles on paper and pasted them on colorful lights for people to guess. Riddles can not only enlighten wisdom but also cater to the festive atmosphere, so guessing has gradually become an indispensable program for the Lantern Festival.

Eat Tangyuan

Yuanxiao, or "Tangyuan", is filled with white sugar, rose, sesame, bean paste, yellow cinnamon, walnut kernel, nut kernel, jujube paste, etc., wrapped in glutinous rice flour into a round shape, which can be meat or vegetarian, with different flavors. Can be soup boiled, fried, steamed food, there is a happy reunion; also means hot fire, reunion.

The moon is full,

A toast,

pengfei joyful lantern festival,

A full moon to send blessings.

combining traditional culture with modern culture,

To bring culture into Pengfei,

Let the profound cultural heritage,

Become the background color of Pengfei.

Finally, Pengfei Group wishes you a happy Lantern Festival!