This year the Holiday of the moon drops out for September 24!
The holiday of the moon is celebrated the 15th days of the eighth month according to the Chinese calendar (on a Gregorian calendar it is celebrated approximately at the end of September or at the beginning of October). And holiday time usually begins since the beginning of the eighth month according to the Chinese calendar, at that time it is accepted to eat and give each other round gingerbreads with various stuffing, so-called “Yue Bing” (lunar flat cake). They symbolize the round full moon and also symbolize full family. It Sichtatsya that this day the Moon the brightest and round in a year.
At the Chinese inhabitants of 7 days off, all family gathers in day of a holiday for celebration.