Chang’e

Chang'e, the Chinese Goddess of the Moon. (Image: Secret China)

Legends of the Mid-Autumn Festival

After the Lunar New Year, the second-most important Chinese holiday is the zhongqiujie (中秋節), or Mid-Autumn Festival. It is a festival for a reunion under the full moon that often appears on the 15thday of the eighth lunar month, which…

According to legend, Chang’e came down to Earth to accompany her husband Houyi, the divine warrior who assisted the human world by shooting down 9 out of 10 suns. (Image:  pixabay  /  CC0 1.0)

Goddess Chang’e of the Moon

Chang’e is a goddess whose beauty is unsurpassed. According to legend, she came down to Earth to accompany her husband Houyi, the divine warrior who assisted the human world by shooting down 9 out of 10 suns. Before their departure…

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Legends of the Mid-Autumn Festival

After the Lunar New Year, the second-most important Chinese holiday is the zhongqiujie (中秋節), or Mid-Autumn Festival. It is a festival for a reunion under the full moon that often…

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Goddess Chang’e of the Moon

Chang’e is a goddess whose beauty is unsurpassed. According to legend, she came down to Earth to accompany her husband Houyi, the divine warrior who assisted the human world by…