Learning and Cultural Enhancement Section

Cultural Fun@i-LOUNGE 3, 7 & 10 Nov 2023


3, 7 & 10 Nov 2023


3 Nov 2023 (Fri) – 5:30pm – 7:00pm
7 Nov 2023 (Tue) – 6:30pm – 8:00pm
10 Nov 2023 (Fri) – 3:30pm – 5:00pm


i-LOUNGE, 3/F, Yasumoto International Academic Park






All CUHK students & staff




Enquiry: 3943 1528  |  kathyyu@cuhk.edu.hk


The Day of the Dead
Date: 3 Nov 2023 (Fri) 
Time: 5:30pm-7:00pm 

Welcome the dead back on earth! No, it is not for Halloween, though it is celebrated right after, and no, it is not dangerous. You might have heard of the festival from a popular animated movie, but let’s dig in deeper and explore how this celebration started, why people paint their faces to look like skeletons, and more! BONUS: If you want to experience a major celebratory activity – playing with a piñata – then make sure to come join us!


Exploring the Vibrant Traditions of South Indian Weddings
Date: 7 Nov 2023 (Tue) 
Time: 6:30pm-8:00pm 

Weddings last more than a day?! In India, yes! Weddings are a significant rite of passage in India, and people go all out to celebrate them. At the same time, weddings in India can look a little different based on the region the couple is from. Come meet our guests from various parts of South India and learn about their vibrant wedding culture. You may even get to try some festive snacks from India!


Christmas Around the World
Date: 10 Nov 2023 (Fri) 
Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm 

Ready for Christmas? Even if you think it is a bit early in the year – join us to learn how Christmas is celebrated in different parts of the world. You will meet some interesting guests who will tell you all about their traditions and customs and you will get to exchange gifts and enjoy some delicious treats and drinks. Don’t miss this chance to explore the diversity and richness of Christmas around the world!