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The 4th Chengde Dingsheng Imperial Lantern Festival held in China's Hebei Province

The 4th Chengde Dingsheng Imperial Lantern Festival held in China's Hebei Province

Photo taken on Dec.23, 2016 shows Chengde Dingsheng Imperial Lantern Festival from China's Hebei Province kicked off. (Photo by Guo Junfeng / pic.gmw.cn)

Lantern festival is a typical Chinese traditional festival which falls on the 15th day of the first lunar month, usually in February or March. It was originated in the Western Han Dynasty (206 BC-AD 25) and it has become a festival with great significance. Now it is held around China each year.

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