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Chinese New Year

By Devina T.
Indonesia, Age 15

Once a year, exactly on 3rd February, Chinese people celebrates Chinese New Year. On that day, everyone is forbidden to get angry, cry, work and especially holds broom; because according to them, it will bring bad luck in that year. Before it, they will clean their house and decorate their house. Generally, a day before Chinese New Year, they will celebrate and have party with their big family, such as dinner together, playing fireworks and firecrackers. According to Chinese people, this year (2011) is rabbit year and according to them, people who were born in the year of rabbit are talented, ambitious and intelligent.