April 5th marks Tomb Sweeping Day in China, a day to both honour ancestors and celebrate the arrival of spring. But this is only one of the festivals that happen in China in April. What other festivals are coming up this month?
Read on to find out!
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March is the month when Beijing starts to warm up and spring arrives! What else is happening? Of course it’s Women’s Day on March 8th, but there are two more traditional events of note this month too – ‘Insects Awakening’ and Guanyin’s birthday.
Read on to find out more about these two noteworthy dates in March!
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Find out what festivals are coming up in the Year of the Rabbit, when they fall and how you can celebrate them!
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The Year of the Tiger was a fantastic one for CK! We had the opportunity to develop a lot of new products, meet a lot of great people, and get our business ready for the Chinese border to reopen in the Year of the Rabbit.
See some of our highlights below!
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To celebrate Spring Festival 2023, Cultural Keys was invited to hold a lion dancing workshop and performances for a group of participants from six different countries and several regions of China, all of whom did a fantastic job preparing a short performance for the public in under 2 hours! The event was organised by Talent Beyond Borders, an organisation that connects expats to experiences and opportunities in Beijing.
Read on for more details and photos from this wonderful event!
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