Category Archives: Year of the Dragon

Family Celebrations During Chinese New Year – 龔喜發蔡 – Kung Hei Fat Choy!

The Chinese and other Asian cultures celebrate New Year by gathering with their families much like Americans and other western cultures do at Thanksgiving and Christmas. The Chinese New Year falls on a different day each year.  It’s a long … Continue reading

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Zodiac Signs of the Chinese Lunar Calendar

Chinese Calendar The Chinese calendar has a sixty year cycle originating back to 2637 BC when we see the first record of the Calendar in Oracle Bones. The calendar is made up of two parts; the first being the heavenly … Continue reading

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新年快樂 Welcome to the Year of the Dragon 龍年

January 23, 2012 marks the beginning of the Chinese New Year–the Lunar New Year celebrated in China and countries that are closely associated with it.  It is also known as the Spring Festival as it marks the beginning of spring.  … Continue reading

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