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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chinese New Year

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chinese New Year

Spanning 15 days, the Lunar New Year is a time to rejoice and reconnect with the family and friends. So, as you get set to celebrate the most important event on the Asian calendar, we bring to you 10 things you didn’t know about Chinese New Year.
10 Bizzare Chinese New Year Superstitions and Taboos That Still Exist

10 Bizzare Chinese New Year Superstitions and Taboos That St ...

Here are 10 Bizzare Chinese New Year Superstitions and Taboos that still exist. Most Southeast Asians including the Chinese lay emphasis and religiously follow them.
In Memory of Thailands King Bhumibol

In Memory of Thailands King Bhumibol

Asian Inspirations pays its respects to His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej and the people of Thailand as we remember the charitable works and agricultural endeavours the King undertook during his exceptional 70-year reign.
Why Japanese Women Don’t Get Old or Fat

Why Japanese Women Don’t Get Old or Fat

At Asian Inspirations, we’re not fans of fad diets or giving up the good things in life, so when we want to revamp our eating habits, we take a leaf out of the Japanese way of eating. Based on the book, Japanese Women Don’t Get Old or Fat by Naomi Moriyama, discover seven secrets to a healthy, wholesome life.
Moon Festival Celebrations Across Asia

Moon Festival Celebrations Across Asia

The Moon Festival is a multicultural affair, with lavish celebrations across Asia and beyond. Find out how the Moon Festival, or Mid-Autumn Festival, is celebrated in China, Korea, Japan, Vietnam, Malaysia and Thailand.
Popular Dishes Made During Moon Festival

Popular Dishes Made During Moon Festival

The Moon festival also known as the Mid-Autumn festival is a very joyous occasion in southeast Asia. Here is a list of the popular dishes made during Moon festival.
8 Things You Need to Know About the Moon Festival

8 Things You Need to Know About the Moon Festival

Find out everything you need to know about the Moon Festival, or Mid-Autumn Festival, including the origins of the Moon Festival, where to celebrate the Moon Festival, what to do during Mid-Autumn Festival and what to eat during the Moon Festival.
Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival and Foods

Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival and Foods

During the Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival, try Japanese hanami dango dumplings, Japanese bento boxes and Sakura mocha sweets for Sakura Matsuri.
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