Jiangsu Qinhuai Lantern Festival


During the lantern festival,the areas on both banks of the Qinhuai River are crowed with people,with myriad twinkling lights.The Qinhuai Lantern Festival has a long history.The lanterns shown at the festival are made according to the traditional techniques after absorbing the artistic advantages of paper handicrafts,painting,calligraphy,paper-cuts,shadow puppet show,embroidery and sculpture.It is the special culture peculiar to the Qinhuai River area.

Jiangsu Qinhuai Lantern Festival 秦淮灯会