Also known as Lunar New Year or Spring Festival, is China’s most important festival.
It starts from the beginning of Spring and marks the end of winter, and a new year on the lunar calendar, as well as the desire for a new life.
In China, the occasion is a public holiday and people usually enjoy a whole week to celebrate
2021 is a year of the Ox – the second of the 12-year cycle of animals in Chinese astrology -starting from 12 February (Chinese lunar New Year Day) and lasting until 30 January 2022.
In Chinese culture, the Ox is a valued animal because of its role in agriculture, and similarly in the zodiac, the Ox is seen as hardworking, positive and honest.