Category Archives: Chinese culture

Chinese New Year: Yulong River and Hot Pot

The afternoon of the first day of the Chinese New Year, the tradition requires a visit to relatives and ancestors but for obvious…
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Chinese New Year: dinner and shousui

Today is the day before Chinese New Year and for New Year's Eve the tradition involves a dinner with family and relatives, in…
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Chinese New Year: Myth and tradition

The afternoon is dedicated to foreign students because the object of the lesson is myth and traditions of Chinese New Year celebrations. China…
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Chinese New Year: At the Market

During Chinese New Year celebrations, Omeida Language College has organized a few activities for both Chinese and foreigner students to celebrate the arrival…
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What is the year of the dog?

As you may know, we just celebrated our Chinese New Year, or also known as Spring Festival or Lunar New Year. It marks…
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Beijing Opera

Beijing Opera or Peking Opera is the national opera in China. It has a long history and a complete system of stage performance.…
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Chinese dumplings

Chinese Dumplings are Chinese traditional food. They are one of the main dishes eaten during the Chinese New Year celebrations and year-round in the northern…
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Fishing Festival

Every month everyone at Omeida, including students, staff and teachers, get together for dinner. This month was a bit different because it was…
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Folk Activity

In China we have a lot of traditional games that we used to play during our childhood. At Omeida our international students learned…
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Chinese Calligraphy

Chinese Calligraphy is a native art, and it has a long and profound history in China. In ancient China, a lot of people…
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