The Chinese lunar calendar is said to be the longest chronological record in history, dating from 2600 BC.
Emperor Huang Ti is believed to have introduced the first cycle of the zodiac.
Chinese girls are caring, polite and usually very gentle and charming.
In China, love and partnership are very important and once a sincere woman commits to her lifemate or partner she really does so for life.
"I've heard great stories from friends about dating and meeting people online, but didn't believe in online dating… He didn't expect much from dating sites either but things completely changed when we met.
Naturally, we got to know one another at a deeper level and discovered how perfect we were together.
(In China, divorced women are often considered damaged goods.) Some critics called the show a revival of outdated arranged marriages (link in Chinese).
Hence, as the track of the moon varies from year to year, the beginning of the year falls anywhere between late January and the middle of February of the Gregorian calendar.
David is now my husband to be and we are now planning our wedding.
I’ve heard about many successful relationships starting from online dating and wish I would’ve joined Asia Friendfinder earlier.
One is stuck in conservative values (parents wanting virgins and baby makers), and another has become more open-minded (like the 23-year-old guy who wanted to defy his mother and choose the 40-year-old divorcee.) Some viewers have criticized the show for being overly dramatic and suspect it is scripted, which the producer denied in several interviews.
As a Chinese woman who myself has grown up in this divided time—caught in between conservative and progressive China—I found the show almost too real to the point that it’s painful to watch.