A Review of Four Seasons and Eight Festivals - Spring Festival
Author: Ma Fang
Hunan Fine Arts Publishing House Co., Ltd
Content in Brief
There is a wide variety of Chinese traditional festivals which are important elements of our profound history and culture. These traditional festivals with long history clearly record varied folk tales, local custom, daily lives, poetry and literature, which constitute a colorful scroll painting of Chinese history and culture.
Among all the festivals, Spring Festival is the most significant one for Chinese. It exerts a great influence on the whole Chinese culture circle, and the “unite” and “family bond”.
This book will give a comprehensive introduction of the origin of Spring Festival, northern and southern custom, relevant poetry and literature, as well as several related festivals and solar terms.