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Pongal is all about Thanksgiving to Nature

Pongal is regarded as a harvest festival of South India. It is one of the most important and popular Hindu festivals. The four-day long harvest festival of Tamil Nadu, Pongal is all about thanksgiving to nature and takes its name from the Tamil word meaning "to boil" and is held in the month of Thai. 'Pongal' literally means overflowing...

Chinese Lunar New Year: The most important of the traditional Chinese holidays

Chinese New Year, the Spring Festival or Lunar New Year is the most important of the traditional Chinese holidays. It consists of a period of celebrations, starting on New Year’s Day, celebrated on the fi rst day of the first month of the Chinese calendar. This year, the year of the Rooster, Chinese Lunar New Year falls on January 28th,...

“Queen of Saigon”

Miss Vietnam FL
“Is there gonna be Phở,” I asked? With today’s emphasis on organic beauty, a beauty pageant was something that I, like many others, dismissed. Yet, at the Miss Vietnam Florida 2017 (Hoa Hậu Việtnam Florida) pageant, I observed a community congregate in celebration of their culture and the aesthetics of their women, which are generally marginalized by Western beauty...

Stamps set to mark Year of Rooster

Year of Rooster Stamp
Every year many countries issue Chinese new year stamps featuring one of the 12 Chinese Zodiac sign.  The rooster is the tenth animal in the Chinese zodiac.  Those born in the Year of the Rooster are loyal, trustworthy, observant and keen to offer their opinions to those around them. Asia Trend bring you all the latest stamps issued to celebrate Year...

Manish’s Zodiac Signs Predictions – Feb 2017

zodiac Signs
Aries (21 March – 19 April) - This month gives you a boost of creativity at the beginning particularly in the arts. However, it indicates a good time to get ambitious, it's not time to sit on your plans but put them into action. It indicates the opportunity of a new position in your career or a job change completely....

US Treasury Unveils “Lucky Money” for the Year of Rooster

Lucky Money
Leonard Olijar, Director of the Bureau of Engraving and Printing has unveiled the latest version of its “Lucky Money” series to celebrate the upcoming Year of the Rooster. The lucky money will have auspicious serial numbers and packaged to celebrate the Chinese New Year.  The Year of the Rooster 2017 $1 Federal Reserve note with a serial number beginning...

Celebrate Lunar New Year at the Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets

Event to feature traditional holiday fun for the whole family! To celebrate the year of the Rooster and the coming of spring, Orlando-area residents and visitors are invited to ring in the Lunar New Year at Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets on Saturday, January 28 from 12 – 3 p.m. at the Food Court Patio. Shoppers can enjoy a time-honored Chinese New...

This is what volunteering with WWOOF taught me about Japan

WWOOF
There were spaces in between the windows of her residence. At night, the cold came in with hesitation and snipped at our extremities with intensity. It was February 2011 in Hiroshima, Japan and I was volunteering at Mori Louis' place as a member of World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms (WWOOF). Soon enough, I would learn how working with...

Nike Sportswear Celebrates Chinese New Year

Nike CNY
Nike is starting the celebration with a new NIKEiD option for the Air Force 1 Low. In what has become an annual tradition, Nike draws inspiration from the Chinese zodiac for the design.  Symbolizing the Year of the Rooster, the NIKEiD Air Force 1 Low "Chinese New Year" features a Chinese stylized graphic upper incorporating a rooster. The sneakers use a combination...

Taiko Drummers Beat a Path to the 16th Annual Orlando Japan Festival 2016

One of the largest Japanese festivals in Florida took place on November 13, 2016. Presented by the Japan Association of Orlando, the 16th Annual Orlando Japan Festival at The Village at Hunter’s Creek drew over five thousand festival-goers in celebration of the Japanese culture. Throughout the event, Japanese music, artists, food, and community were showcased. At the start of...
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