Gung Hay Fat Choy
Gung Hay Fat Choy …Cantonese
Gong ki Fa Cai…………Mardarian
Means…..Wishing You Happiness and Prosperity !!
Today is a New Moon and the start of Chinese New Year. Each year we share with you the traditions and stories from this ancient culture. Each day I will share the significance and meaning behind the 15 day Celebration
Tonight is New Years Eve
Here are some Famous Taboos…………..
1. Do not use knives or scissors on New Year’s Day, as this may cut off your fortune.
2. Shooting off firecrackers on New Year’s Eve is the Chinese way of sending out the old year and welcoming in the New Year.
3.On the stroke of midnight on New Year’s Eve, every door in the house is opened,and even windows.Opening the doors and windows allows the old year to leave.
4.It is considered unlucky to greet anyone in their bedroom. Everyone…
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