Chinese Valentine's Day
Qixi Festival falls on the 7th day of the 7th lunar month of the lunar calendar is a traditional festival of Han people.
Anecdotally, the festival originated from the romantic legend of the annual meeting of two lovers, Zhinv and Niulang who were the weaver girl and the cowherd respectively. According to legend, Zhinv was the seventh daughter of Jade Emperor who was enviably smart, deft, and good at weaving,and Niulang was Normal human who was graze cattle on earth. They fall in love,love eachother more, and give birth two baby.
But their are forbidden to be in love, and their love story was not allowed. So,they were banished to opposite sides of the Silver River by Jade Emperor.
Once a year, on the 7th day of the 7th lunar month, a flock of magpies would form a bridge to reunite the lovers for one day.