The Qixi Festival, also known as Chinese Valentine’s Day is a celebration that was inspired by the love story of the Cowherd and Weaver Girl in Chinese mythology. The celebration is help on the 7th Day of the 7th Month of the Chinese calendar. This year the Qixi Festival will be celebrated in United Kingdom in August 17.
As a celebration of epic love and romance, contemporary Qixi traditions can be compared to Valentine’s Day with loved ones exchanging gifts such as flower and chocolates. However, more traditional traditions of the festival include carving fruit and presenting fruit gifts to loved ones in order to honour the Weaver Girl and the Goddess.
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