Essays Tagged: "Nian"

Gema 1996

kembali menjelma...Lagu Juara: Senyuman yang muncul sejenak di dalam lena nian mempesona Sehingga ku disulami caha ...

(1 pages) 47 0 3.5 Dec/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Clothing and the Color Red in Chinese Culture

aring red clothing started with some myth and folk tales. A popular one involves a beast called the Nian. The Nian would appear on the first day of the Lunar year to eat crops, livestock and villagers ... ear to eat crops, livestock and villagers, especially children. However, people discovered that the Nian was scared of the color red and loud noises. To protect themselves, villagers wore red, hung re ...

(5 pages) 1 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays