Make Your Own Chinese Dragon

Historically, the Chinese dragon was the symbol of the Emperor of China. This legendary creature is a very important symbol in Chinese mythology and folklore, being known to the world especially due to the Chinese dragon dance that happens on new year’s eve. Chinese dragons are typically portrayed as long, scaled, serpentine creatures with four … Read more…

The Chinese Dragon Dance

The dragon dance is a form of traditional dance and performance characteristic to the Chinese culture, being mostly seen in festive celebrations. Many Chinese people use the term “Descendants of the Dragon” as a sign of ethnic identity, as part of a trend that originated in the 1970s. Another derivation is from the descendants of … Read more…