The Lantern Festival is an important festival of the Han nationality. The Yuanxiao Lantern Festival and Lantern Festival, which are conceived by Yuanxiao, are major annual events in China throughout the Han nationality’s residence. With the development of lantern types, various animal-style lanterns have appeared in ancient China, such as rabbit lanterns, carp lanterns, goldfish lanterns, centipede lanterns, and so on. Therefore, animal lanterns are an important part of the lantern festival.
With the improvement of the lantern craft, more and more animals have become a character of lantern festivals. With the globalization of lantern festivals, more and more animals of other lands are having their lantern iamges.