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Happy Chinese New Year 2017

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Light the lanterns and usher in another great year with new hopes and aspirations. Happy Chinese New Year!” The most popular Chinese New Year Greetings.  Listen to CNY greetings, Chinese New Year Wishes, Messages, Phrases, Words, Vocabulary, Quotes.
Greetings and Sayings for the Chinese New Year (Click on play to listen to the pronunciation.) Fu Xing is a star that the ancient Chinese thought was in charge of agriculture in China. Today, Fu Xing is generally shown as a court official with a characteristically "winged" hat, and often with a scepter in his hand. The Lu star is believed to be Zhang Xian who lived during the Later Shu dynasty. The word "lu" specifically refers to the salary of a government official. As such, the Lu star is the star of prosperity, rank, and influence. This character Shou represents 'long life'. According to Chinese folklore, Longevity is described as wise, knowledgeable and capable of ruling the world. During festivals, a Chinese…