Category Archives: Chinese Culture

Sweet Tales of Romance: Ancient Love Stories of China

China is a nation of romantics. Chinese people adore love stories and have communally passed down many ancient tales of romance and love through the generations. Though there are literally hundreds of love stories in Chinese culture, there are several that are remembered most often and considered beloved tales. Among the most famous of China’s [...]

Animals that symbolize love in China

Animal symbolism has a long history in Chinese culture. The famed zodiac animals are one such example of creatures representing notable characteristics and themes. However, this is not the only instance of Chinese animal symbolism; there are several creatures, both real and mythical, that represent romantic themes and ideas related to love. Mandarin ducks are [...]