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Posted By Audrey Sim
Celebrations take place around the world this week to mark Lunar New Year. It’s the Year of the Rooster, the tenth in the 12-year cycle of Chinese zodiac signs. Past Years of the Rooster include 1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, and this year, 2017.
Posted By Kenneth Kwek
According to the Chinese zodiac, the Year of the Goat (also known as Sheep or Ram) starts from 19 February 2015. Of the 12 symbols in the zodiac, the goat represents peace, calm, and generosity. Customs and traditions for celebrating Lunar New Year vary widely. New Year’s Eve is considered…