Kung Hei Fat Choy – Happy Lunar New Year
Happy Lunar New year! Find out more about this occasion celebrated all across Asia using the Infobase ebook: Encyclopedia of Holidays and Celebrations. Click on the Britannica article to see how this festival is celebrated.
Chinese New Year starts with the New Moon on the first day of the new year and ends on the full moon 15 days later. The 15th day of the new year is called the Lantern Festival, which is celebrated at night with lantern displays and children carrying lanterns in a parade.
The year of the rooster. Roosters are extremely sociable and prefer being the center of attention, always bragging about themselves and their accomplishments. They continually seek the unwavering attention of others which can be annoying. Roosters are as proud of their homes as they are of themselves. They’re extremely organized individuals as evidenced by the fact that their homes are always neat