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Reminder: Eat Some Tangyuan Today, It's Yuan Xiao Jie

FYI, today is Yuan Xiao Jie (元宵节) -- The Lantern Festival. It's the 15th day of the new year on the Chinese calendar and the last day of the Spring Festival. That means the first full moon of th...
Last updated: 2016-02-22
FYI, today is Yuan Xiao Jie (元宵节) -- The Lantern Festival. It's the 15th day of the new year on the Chinese calendar and the last day of the Spring Festival. That means the first full moon of the new year, lanterns sailing through the air, lots of celebration around town, and people eating tangyuan (汤圆), those caloric rice balls typically filled with black sesame. Some background and places to celebrate after the jump.

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