What is the story of Qixi Festival? The Qixi Festival (Double Seventh Festival) is one of Chinese traditional festivals, and also known as the Chinese Valentine’s Day. It’s based on a romantic legend about a weaver girl and an ox herd. It falls on the 7th day of the 7th Chinese lunar month. In 2022 that’s August 4 (Thursday).
What do you do on Chinese Valentine’s Day? Chinese people have adopted the traditions of Westerners on celebrating Valentine’s Day, such as exchanging gifts (like flowers, chocolates, ties and watches), making a special date to or have a romantic dinner or watch a movie in the evening, or even to make a marriage registration if Valentine’s Day falls on a work
How do you pronounce Qixi?
What do people eat on Chinese Valentine’s day?
- Qiaoguo (Qixi Pastry) – Ingenuity and Intelligence. Taste: Sweet and crispy with a sesame flavor.
- Sugar Shaped like Women.
- Five Kinds of Nuts – Longans, Hazelnuts, Peanuts, Melon Seeds, Red Dates.
- Cloud Noodles.
- Patterned Melons.
- Glutinous Rice Sticks.