Learning Chinese | Admire the full moon(赏月)


Admire the full moon, 赏月 shǎng yuè

The Chinese ancient people realized there were the the most roundest moon and the brightest moonlight in the Mid-Autumn Festival.

Around Han, Wei and Jin dynasties, the Chinese began to admire the moon in Mid-Autumn Festival. In the annals of history, the relevant poetries are countless. In the Mid-Autumn Festival night, it’s a indeed a great pleasure in life that all family members sit around courtyard while eating moon cakes.