Full Moon Celebration
Hwang from Korea
celebrate January 15th by the lunar Korean
calendar. This celebration is called
are lit to celebrate the first full moon
of the lunar year.
you know, the moon becomes full in fifteen-day
the reason why we celebrate on January 15. It's the
first time of the year that the moon becomes full.
main purpose of this day is to wish for health for
the year. So, we eat some vegetables and make
special rice and we believe that we will then be
healthy that year.
To see photos and learn more about interesting
("five-grain rice) at
and Celebrations of the
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