Upcoming Chinese Lantern Festival celebrated worldwide
www.chinaview.cn 2009-02-07 08:09:06   Print

Special Report: Spring Festival Special 2009

A resident walks past a huge lantern in Jakarta, capital of Indonesia, Feb. 6, 2009. A local consortium of Chinese overseas built up the ship-shaped and dragon-head lantern to celebrate the upcoming Chinese Lantern Festival. The Chinese traditional Lantern Festival will fall on the 15th day of the first month on the Chinese lunar calendar, or Feb. 9 this year.

A resident walks past a huge lantern in Jakarta, capital of Indonesia, Feb. 6, 2009. A local consortium of Chinese overseas built up the ship-shaped and dragon-head lantern to celebrate the upcoming Chinese Lantern Festival. The Chinese traditional Lantern Festival will fall on the 15th day of the first month on the Chinese lunar calendar, or Feb. 9 this year.(Xinhua Photo)
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