Category : China

268. Families with Children from China

  Over 10 years ago, I accompanied then 8-year old Mei Li and her adoptive parents back to China. We went to the tree

267. This weekend in Multicultural Toronto.

  This coming weekend May 25-27, there’s Doors Open, an opportunity to visit any of 135 buildings including a Turkish mosque, an exquisite Tibetan

265. Multicultural Doors Open

  Saturday, May 26 and Sunday, May 27. 12-5pm. Some buildings close earlier. Over 135 buildings in the GTA are open to the public

264. Carassauga Festival, One of GTA’s Best

  With 60 countries represented in 26 pavilions at 12 locations across Mississauga, this is a not-to-be missed multicultural event. Festivals in other parts

  Toronto hosts North America’s largest documentary film festival April 26-May 6 and yes, some people can get in free or almost free. There

  The official date for the Chinese festival of Qingming or Chingming (Cantonese) is April 4 in China. The event is also celebrated in

238. Report on March 10 Tibetan Rally

Our Toronto Tibetan elderly are tough. On March 10, they spent 30 minutes at a rally with almost a thousand younger Tibetans. They stood

229. A Not-so-Happy Tibetan New Year

February 22 is Losar, the first day of the Tibetan New Year. It is a 15-day holiday, but the first three days are the

218. Chinese New Year in Toronto

    January 23 this year is the first day of the Chinese New Year but the celebrating has already started. A lot more

213. New Year’s Resolutions and Dragon Boat Racing

  Dragon Boat races in January? Of course not, but January 1 is the time to think about New Year’s resolutions. If you haven’t