10 Lines Essay on Lantern in English for Students

  1. A lantern is a portable source of lighting.
  2. It is an old-fashioned hand-held light emitting device.
  3. It plays an important role in social events and religious festivities. 
  4. They light the way for guests, including the souls of the ancestors.
  5. It has a metal container, with transparent sides used to protect a lamp. 
  6. It was first developed in ancient China.
  7. They were used primarily to provide light and in worship of Buddha. 
  8. It is mainly used in decoration and celebration of public festivals.
  9. Hanging lanterns are particularly common during festivals.
  10. They are said to bring good luck.