Authentic Chinese Sky Lanterns or Flying Chinese Lanterns have been used for thousands of years and traditionally released to bring good luck and prosperity.
Authentic Chinese Sky Lanterns or Chinese Flying Lanterns have been used for thousands of years and traditionally released to bring good luck and prosperity. Sky Lanterns are great for any celebration or event and are both spectacular and serene. Now you can buy Flying Chinese Lanterns in the UK and are great for birthdays, bonfire night, garden parties, chinese new year, new years eve or just use Sky Lanterns for a very memorable night!
Flying Chinese Lanterns are known under many names such as Sky Lanterns, Fire Lanterns, Floating Lanterns Koom Fay / Khom Loy (Thailand), Sky Candles,
Chinese Lanterns, which are filled with hot air by the candle-like fuel cell inside them, were invented in the third century AD by Zhuge Liang, the chancellor of Shu Han, OR the Chinese famous strategist - Kong Min (depending on whose records you read) to be used as a military signal. Chinese Lanterns are widely thought to be the world's first hot-air balloon. During the Yuan Dynasty, which began in the 13th century, Chinese Lanterns became a symbol of hope and good wishes.