fiery tree and silver flower
star bridge iron lock open
Lantern Festival on the 15th day of the first lunar month
Also known as Shangyuan Festival, Yuanxi
Data map: The "Super Moon" appears in the night sky during the Lantern Festival on the 15th day of the first lunar month.
The picture shows the "Super Moon" taken in Shanxi.
Photo by China News Agency reporter Wei Liang
The first month is the first month of the lunar calendar
The ancients called night "Xiao"
Hence the name "Lantern Festival"
The yuan is the head, the night is the night
It also means staying up all night
A bowl of delicious glutinous rice balls
It is a must-have delicacy for the Lantern Festival
represents family reunion
days are getting hotter
Data map: On the fifteenth day of the first lunar month, queuing up in the old street to buy an old street glutinous rice ball is already an indelible memory for old Shanghainese.
Photo by Zhang Hengwei
often stuffed with sesame seeds
Made into a round shape with glutinous rice flour
Can be meat or vegetables, different flavors
In terms of production method
Tangyuan can be fried, steamed, etc.
Fried glutinous rice balls are crispy and delicious
Is the food in people's mind
Data map: The picture shows glutinous rice balls made into mahjong patterns.
Yuanxiao is similar in shape to glutinous rice balls
But it's made a little differently
Lantern Festival is "rolled out"
The glutinous rice balls are "wrapped" out
There are lights, no moon, no entertainment
There is no light without the moon, it is not spring
Chic and delicate lanterns
Make the night extra beautiful
Data map: The Fuzhou lantern shop is booming.
Photo by Li Nanxuan
The Lantern Festival is poetic
Jinwu can't help the night
jade leak don't remind each other
brightly lit at night
Everyone can travel together and watch the lights
Lantern Festival is romantic
As written in "Sapphire Case · Yuan Xi"
People look for him thousands of Baidu
suddenly look back
The man is there, in the dimly lit place
Data map: During the Lantern Festival on the 15th day of the first month of the lunar calendar, the "Jiuqu Yellow River Lantern Array" in Ganzhou District, Zhangye City, Gansu Province is lit up to celebrate the Lantern Festival.
(UAV aerial photography) Photo by China News Agency, Cheng Xuelei
Lantern Festival is lively
Every fifteenth day of the lunar calendar
Dragon and lion dance, gongs and drums
bring infinite joy
Who can sit idle when seeing the moon
Where can I hear the lights but not look
The round moon rises to the sky
Moonlight is like water, moonlight is like a mirror
Data map: The "Super Moon" seen from Beijing Dongbianmen during the Lantern Festival on the 15th day of the first lunar month.
Photo by China News Agency reporter Mao Jianjun
after the Lantern Festival
Even if the year is over
The hustle and bustle of the festival fades away
A brand new scene is coming
Data map: Tai'an Daimiao Square held dragon dance, lion dance, and folk activities to celebrate the Lantern Festival.
Photo by Liu Shui
Lantern Festival today
May you be safe and happy!
(Reporter Shangguan Yun)