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Celebrating Chinese New Year

Learn about the Chinese New Year.

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Celebrating Chinese New Year

Learn about the Chinese New Year.

Intermediate
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The Lunar New Year is the most important holiday in China, and is celebrated across Asia. The date changes every year because it follows the lunar calendar, which is based on the moon’s phases. The festival begins with the new moon that appears sometime between January 21 and February 20.

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