Happy Chinese New Year 2023 – Year of Rabbit
Allpicts.in – Happy Chinese New Year 2023! The year of the rabbit. It is starting on January 22nd, 2023, and lasting until February 9th, 2023. The date of the Chinese New Year is determined by the Chinese lunar calendar. The calendar is based on the moon’s 12 phases. Each phase lasts about 29 days, and the full calendar is around 354 days long. Chinese New Year is a public holiday that allows Chinese people to reunite with their families. The first day of the Lunar New Year is called the Spring Festival, and the final day is the Lantern Festival Chinese culture.
When is Chinese New Year 2023?
Chinese New Year 2023 will fall on Sunday, January 22nd, 2023, starting a year of the Rabbit.
How long is the Chinese New Year?
In 2023, the Chinese New Year begins on Sunday, January 22, and ends on Sunday, February 5. Chinese New Year or Lunar New Year is a 15 or 16-day festival that is celebrated annually depending on the sighting of the new moon. But only the first 7 days are considered a public holiday.
Who celebrates Chinese New Year?
Lunar New Year is known as the Spring Festival in China. It is the most important holiday in China, and it is also widely celebrated in South Korea, Vietnam, and countries with a significant overseas Chinese population.
How to celebrate Chinese New Year?
- Laba Festival
- Little Year
- New Year Shopping
- Putting up New Year Decorations
- Offering Sacrifices to Ancestors
- Enjoying a Reunion Dinner
- Watching New Year Gala
- Giving “Lucky Money” to Kids
- Staying Up Late
- Setting Off Fireworks and Firecrackers
- Extending New Year Greetings
- Watching Dragon and Lion Dance
- Public Celebrations at Park or Temple.
- Lantern Festival
What does the Year of the Rabbit represent?
2023 is the Year of the Rabbit based on Chinese zodiac. This is a Year of Water Rabbit. The rabbit is the fourth animal in the Chinese zodiac. The rabbit is known to be the luckiest out of all the twelve animals. In Chinese culture, rabbits represent the moon. The Year of the Rabbit comes once every 12 years. Recent years of the Rabbit are: 1927, 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011. People born in any of these years are said to have been born under the sign of the Rabbit.
Zodiac Rabbit’s Personality
Rabbits are predicted to be gentle, quiet, elegant, and alert as well as quick, skillful, kind, patient, and very responsible. Male Rabbits are characterized by always treating people politely, with a gentle smile that makes people feel that they are credible and sincere. Female Rabbits are personified as follows: apart from having a pretty and demure appearance, they have a pure heart.
Lucky and Unlucky Things for People Born in a Year of the Rabbit
- Lucky Numbers: 3, 4, 6, and numbers containing them (like 34 and 46). Unlucky numbers: 1, 7, and 8.
- Lucky colors: red, pink, purple, blue. Unlucky colors: dark brown, dark yellow, white.
- Lucky days: the 26th, 27th, and 29th of every Chinese lunar month.
- Lucky months: the 1st, 4th, 8th, and 11th Chinese lunar months.
- Lucky directions: east, south and northwest. Unlucky directions: north, west, and southwest.
- Suitable careers: artist, business consultant, engineer, translator, writer, nurse, food quality inspector,
- Unsuitable careers: jobs that involve too much manual labor or are time sensitive, jobs that require them to decide between justice and injustice, avoid work that involves fierce competition, such as politics.