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Happy Year of the Fire Monkey!

新年快乐!Xin nian kuai le! Happy Chinese New Year!

Chinese New Year, also called the Lunar New Year or Spring Festival (春节chunjie), celebrates the first fifteen days of the lunar calendar. Generally occurring in late January or early February, the New Year holiday begins with 除夕 chuxi (New Year’s Eve) and ends with the Lantern Festival. This year, Chinese New Year begins on February 8, 2016, and ends on February 22.

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