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【Culture】Why do People Have to Carry Lanterns on Lantern Festival?
2012-02-06 17:45:39
2012-02-06 17:46:18
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Ingrid.Chi
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Ingrid.Chi
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By TraNews Reporter
TAICHUNG CITY, Taiwan
(TraNews) – January 15 on Lunar Calendar is Lantern Festival in Chinese society. People also call this holiday “small new year” and take it seriously. There are a lot of different celebrations on this day and that includes carry lanterns.

In every region of Taiwan, there are various lantern festivals. Citizens can find different types of lanterns on the market and it is essential to outstand everyone’s lantern.

The origin of carrying lanterns on Lantern Festival is because before the school starts, children will have to carry lanterns and have someone erudite to write something on lanterns. The lantern is a symbol of encouraging children to make terrific progress in the future. The light inside the lantern means bright future, and afterwards people love carrying lanterns around on this unique day.
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