Culture Insider: 9 things you may not know about Start of Spring
Updated: 2016-02-04 10:25
A paper-cut of the Chinese character "spring". [Photo/IC]
Posting spring calligraphy and paintings
The custom of posting calligraphy and paintings on one's door in the spring first appeared during the Tang Dynasty (618-907). People would do so to welcome spring and pray for good luck on the first day of Start of Spring.