Qixi Festival 2020: Google Doodle celebrates Chinese Valentine’s Day

Google Doodle celebrates Chinese Valentine’s day Qixi Festival 2020, also known as the Qiqiao Festival, Double Seventh Festival, Chi Hsi Festival, or the Magpie Festival, on August 25, 2020. This festival of love is celebrated in Taiwan every year on the seventh day of the seventh lunar month on the Chinese calendar. The celebration started… Continue reading Qixi Festival 2020: Google Doodle celebrates Chinese Valentine’s Day

Qixi Festival 2020: History and Significance of the Chinese Valentine’s Day

Qixi Festival (Chinese: 七夕節), otherwise called the Qiqiao Festival (Chinese: 乞巧節), Double Seventh Festival, Chi Hsi Festival or the Magpie Festival – once in a while referred to as the China Valentine’s Day – happens on the seventh day of the seventh month on the Chinese Lunar Calendar. This year it falls on August 25… Continue reading Qixi Festival 2020: History and Significance of the Chinese Valentine’s Day

Qixi Festival 2019: Google celebrates Chinese Qiqiao Festival with a shining doodle

Google today celebrates the Qixi Festival 2019 with a shining doodle. This is one of the most valuable time for the explorers or foreigners to be in China to celebrate the Chinese festival which manages the annual meeting of the cowherd and weaver girl in mythology. Qixi Festival otherwise known as Qiqiao Festival is a… Continue reading Qixi Festival 2019: Google celebrates Chinese Qiqiao Festival with a shining doodle