Wednesday, 26 October 2011

Happy Halloween! 萬聖節快樂! wàn shèng jié kuài lè!!

Ireland has Halloween on 31st Oct.

Taiwan have a holiday to fete the departed spirits of the underworld : Ghost Festival, a popular occasion celebrated on the 15th July in lunar calendar.
Historically, families offer sacrifices of the newly harvested grain to departed ancestors on this day.
In Taiwan, Ghost Festival is passed by slaughtering a pig and sheep, competition on their sizes in some towns, together with a prodigious table of wine, meat and fruits on offer to ancestors and
ghosts from the underworld.

Monday, 10 October 2011

Survey for Dublin School of Mandarin Chinese Saturday Class



First of all, thank you all very much for your support and encouragement. It’s been three years since Dublin School of Mandarin Chinese was established in year 2009.

A special thanks to Dr. Boris Yu’s guidance and the support from the Taipei Representative Office to make the overseas Chinese school in Dublin from a dream to a reality!

Dublin school of Mandarin would like to ask for your opinions and advice in order to understand the needs so it can possible tailor made the school to suffice.

Your time in this survey and your comments are highly appreciated and will become the foundation of the overseas Chinese school in Dublin. Please feel free to forward this to your friends and family. I am grateful that we can plaint this beautiful seed together!

Click here and help us with our survey. Thank you very much.