Big Lantern Festival at Taiwan
The Taiwan Lantern Festival is an annual festival in Taiwan. It is organized by the Tourism Bureau of Taiwan under the Ministry of Transportation and Communications in Taiwan.
The Lantern Festival first started more than 2000 years ago in the Western Han dynasty. Basically it is the Chinese festival. It is also called Spring Lantern Festival.
During the Taiwan Lantern Festival, there are so many activities all over Taiwan. Sky lanterns light in Pingxi District, the firecrackers ceremony of the Wumiao Temple in Yanshui District are mentionable.