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Chinese New Year

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A Dragon Dance to welcome the New Year

Ferocious, furry face

Cymbals clang to scare off evil spirits

Yummy "Nian Gao" New Year cakes

Lucky red envelopes filled with money for kids

The "snap-bang-pop" of firecrackers scare away bad luck

Wearing red and gold clothes is a New Year tradition

Tangerines symbolize gold and good luck

Fragrant peach blossoms for a fresh, new year

Wall hangings wishing "good luck" and "fortune"

Red and gold New Year sweets

The Monkey King wishing everyone a Happy Year of the Monkey!


Last updated February 11, 2004