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The Jade Rabbit and the Moon Goddess

Hey ho! time flies and once again the Zhongqiu Jie 中秋節 (Mid-Autumn Festival) is nearly upon us.  Later this week millions of Chinese will be on the move to visit family and friends during this three-day national holiday. Zhongqiu Jie … Continue reading

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Mooncakes by the million

Next week is the Mid-Autumn Festival, which is to say the second most important Chinese festival (Spring Festival aka Chinese New Year being the first). It always falls on the 15th night of the 8th lunar month in the Chinese … Continue reading

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