Kareem Afzal, Vice President of Business Development, presents Beijing Longradar Technology & Trading Co. Ltd staff Mooncakes for the Chinese celebration of Moon Festival.
The Mid-Autumn Festival is a popular harvest festival celebrated by Chinese and Vietnamese peoples. The festival is held on the 15th day of the eighth month in the Chinese calendar, during a full moon, which is in late September or early October in the Gregorian calendar, close to the autumnal equinox.
The Mid-Autumn Festival is also known by other names, such as:
• Moon Festival, because of the celebration’s association with the full moon on this night, as well as the traditions of moon worship and moon gazing.
• Mooncake Festival, because of the popular tradition of eating mooncakes on this occasion.