The Chinese Lantern Festival in Southampton marks the official closing of the 2021 Chinese New Year Celebrations Year of the Ox. Like many Chinese New Year customs, the Lantern Festival promotes togetherness; where family and friends reunite amidst the glow of many lanterns. This year UK Shaolin Temple brings these beloved celebrations online with a Chinese Lantern Festival virtual program featuring a host of workshops to follow along at home.
Join us on our YouTube channel from 17:00pm on Saturday 27th February 2021. You will be guided through the traditions of the festival and be given in-depth instructions on cooking special Lantern Festival dumplings, and Chinese paper Lantern making. The program also features other workshops to boost your energy and mental health including art, meditation, and Qi Gong workshops.
What Are Lantern Festival Dumplings (Yuan Xiao or Tang Yuan)
Click the link below to find out to how to make Tang Yuan or Yuan Xiao.