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Yuan Xiao Festival with Laterns and Tang Yuan rice dumplings

Hosted by the Consul of the Nuremberg Asian Cultures & Foods Group
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Took place 1 month ago
Fri 26 Feb 19:30 - 20:00

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The Chinese New Year of the Ox has already started and been celebrated. The fifteenth day of the new year marks the end of the Chinese New Year festivities.
On that day the "Yuanxiao Festival" (元宵节; 元宵節; Yuán xiāo jié) is celebrated, also known as "Shangyuan Festival" (上元节; 上元節; Shàng yuán jié) or the Lantern Festival (十五暝; Shíwǔmíng; 'the fifteen night').
This day is celebrated as the Lantern Festival, and families walk the street carrying lighted lantern.
Rice dumplings tangyuan (汤圆; 湯圓; tang yuán), a sweet glutinous rice ball brewed in a soup, are eaten this day.

Find here a simple recipe: Protected content

Let's have some Online fun and celebrate this festival. If you have prepared the rice dumplings tangyuan then we can enjoy them together!

See you!
Manfred