Gung Hay Fat Choy!(wishing you good fortune and happiness)

The Chinese New Year is based on the moon.

On January 23rd there will be a new moon.
A new moon is almost entirely black

The new moon on January 23rd will begin the year of the Dragon2012-Year-of-the-Dragon.jpg

The Chinese New Year is celebrated with a dragon dance!

For the New Year people give oranges to each other. Oranges are supposed to bring good luck in the coming year.

Ni Hao Kai Lan celebrates the New Year