PM's Chinese New Year video message 2019

PM's Chinese New Year video message 2019

When word got out that Lego was releasing two Chinese New Year-themed sets we were elated; but before we could get our hands on it, the sets flew off the shelves. A pig represents luck, overall good fortune, wealth, honesty, general prosperity, symbolising a hard working, a peace-loving person, a truthful, generous, indulgent, patient, reliable, trusting, sincere, giving, sociable person with a large sense of humour and understanding. It also commences the Spring in the country. When you turn the handle, you can create your own dragon dance routine, while beatboxing to your own Chinese New Year tunes (this is optional). In 2019, the Chinese new year starts February 5th, according to the lunar calendar.

Thousands of incense-carrying petitioners crammed into the city's famous Wong Tai Sin temple overnight, a popular location to mark the first prayers of the New Year.

Cynthia Ma and Wendy Qian are good friends, but they have completely different memories of celebrating Chinese New Year in their hometowns in China. In China, they have public holidays for an entire week and people enjoy it to the fullest. The Pig was also the Zodiac symbol for the years of 1935, 1947, 1959, 1983, 1995 and 2007.

Those born in "pig" years were considered kind, generous, magnanimous, warm-hearted and considerate, and were leaders, he said.

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A performer blows fire during Chinese New Year celebrations in Manila, Philippines. The red envelopes are being filled.

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"On the eve of Chinese New Year, our whole big family has dinner together, then my grandparents prepare a bowl of food for the "Kitchen God", which we bring home and put on the stove", said Qian.

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