Chinese Artial Mars

One of the most famous sports in China is artial mars. There are a lot of differents kind of artial mars such as Tai Chi Chuan,  Wu shu, Kung Fu, Tui Shou, Chi Kung, Self Defense, Sanshou…

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TERRA- COTTA WARRIORS

The terra-cotta warriors and the horses are one of the most important archeological discoveries of the last century. They were discovered in 1974 by some people digging in Xi’an. Therse soldiers are made of clay and seem to be ready for a battle. Thousands of warriors were found in the tomb of the emperor Zhen.

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GENERAL INFORMATION OF THE CHINESE NEW YEAR

This festivity is also known as the Spring Festival, and it is the main Chinese event of the year. This celebration lasts for fifteen days at all, but the public holiday lasts for three days. During these days, the family gathers together and eat special New Year´s meals. Despite the fact that the public holiday lasts three days, celebrations keep going on during the entire holiday period.

Finally, this festivity ends with the lantern festival. This is a night of displays and painted lanterns. The most important activity during this lantern festival is the Dragon Dance. These dragons are usually made of paper, silk and bamboo; people hold them overhead and dance during their way along the parade routes.

So as to the chinese ney year in 2014, it will be the year of the Horse. It will be year 4712 on the Chinese Calendar . This year is very well known as he year of good luck; it is algo the sign of travelling, but mainly brings success. Chinese people have high expectations for horses and do not use them for farm work. It is said that horses can hel humans to win the battle. so, in conclussion, people who is born in the year of the horse is better known for taking care about their dressing, outlook and speech.

Sources:

– Chinese new year fast facts; December 20 11:35

http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/world/asia/chinese-new-year-fast-facts/

-Chinese New Year in China; December 20 11:45

http://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/china/spring-festival

– Chinese New Year; December 20 11:50

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/chinesenewyear/chinesenewyear.aspx

How is gender in China

The purpose of this post is to compare how is gender in China, and connected with that how Chinese women feel that they are inferior than mens.

Chinese women are discriminated against in society and grow in an environment where the listener negative comments about their role in society, its capacity, its value … This creates it as a way of thinking that makes you feel incompetent, submissive and without values.

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Traditional festival in China

China Internet Information Center collects all you need to know about Chinese people celebrate different festivals during the year. Traditional festivals, splendid important part of Chinese culture. In the Luna calendar there are eight festivals that the Chinese people celebrate each year: … Continue reading

Mid-Autumn Festival

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Mid-Autumn Festival is the festival more adapted to our period of the year. The day is also known as the Moon Festival, as at that time of the year the moon is at its roundest and brightest.mid_autumn_fest_02

131847007_11nOn the festival day, family members gather to offer sacrifice to the moon, appreciate the bright full moon, eat moon cakes, and express strong yearnings toward family members and friends who live afar. In addition, there are some other customs like playing lanterns, and dragon and lion dances in some regions.

These are the moon cakes:

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Sources:

http://www.chinatravel.com/focus/mid-autumn-festival/

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