February, 7th 2024
The Chinese Lunar New Year is a very special holiday celebrated by many people around the world.
It’s a time for family and friends to come together and wish each other good luck and happiness in the coming year.
This year it starts on Saturday, February 10th. It is the beginning of a very important holiday, called the Spring Festival.
The Lunar New Year is based on the Chinese zodiac, which assigns an animal to each year in a 12-year cycle.
This year, 2024, is the Year of the Dragon.
People born in the Year of the Dragon are known for being strong, creative and independent.
One of the most important traditions during the Lunar New Year is the giving of red envelopes, which contain money.
It’s believed that giving red envelopes will bring good luck.
Another popular tradition is eating dumplings, which are shaped like gold ingots and are said to bring wealth and prosperity.
So, if you celebrate the Lunar New Year, remember to spend time with your loved ones, give out red envelopes, and enjoy some delicious dumplings!
Play our Chinese zodiac sudoku. It’s fun! Download it here.
Print, colour and build your Chinese zodiac wheel and find out which animal corresponds to each year, from 1984 to 2031. Get it from here.