Now that the votes are cast, confirmed and counted - the suspense is over. We have a winner for the 2012 Lotus Blossom Award for the top Chinese love blog, and the top blog for Understanding Life in China.
The Lotus Blossom Awards are “People’s Choice” style awards where you can both nominate and cast your vote. Here is your chance to honor your favorite China blogger.
Congratulations to all the 2012 nominees!
Also, worth mentioning are these two outstanding blogs which received votes without being nominated! I have a feeling that both will be nominated in 2013, they are exceptional:
Take a look at the video below to find out who you honored with the Lotus Blossom award this year. If you are located within China, scroll further down to watch it on Youku.
Here are the results of the Lotus Blossom Award from previous years:
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Ever wondered why a whole roast pig with tail is given to the bride's family? Or why the bride and groom will first enter the groom's family home under the pants of the groom's unmarried elder brother?
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