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Lantern Festival

Line breaks: Lan|tern Fes¦ti|val

Definition of Lantern Festival in English:

noun

Another name for Bon.
Example sentences
  • Chen talked about the importance of culture and the cultural institutions he established as Taipei mayor, such as the Hakka Cultural Foundation, the Taipei Film Festival and the Lantern Festival.
  • This mid-autumn festival has strong links with their harvest festival and coincides with the Lantern Festival, with red lanterns of all shapes in all Chinese settlements.
  • The fifteenth day of the year is the first full moon of the year and the magnificent Lantern Festival announces the formal end of the New Year festivities.

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