ONLINE & Celebrate Lunar New Year with Students of Different Cultures!

Thursday, January 13, 2022

 

Invitation from the Education University of Hong Kong

A celebration of the arrival of spring and the beginning of a new year on the lunisolar calendar, Lunar New Year, also called the Spring Festival, is widely celebrated in various regions. Apart from celebrations ranging from lion-dancing, fireworks to Lunar New Year food, emphases are also given on the year’s Chinese zodiac sign among the 12 animals (it is the Year of the Tiger this coming year) and Fai Chun (揮春) writing.

By registering for ZOOM Participation, students will have a chance to:

- Join students of different cultures for sharing and exchange of new year customs;

- Share their own new year wishes; and

- Learn more about the traditions of Fai Chun writing with Chinese Calligraphy demonstration*

*Together, the participants will select some of the new year wishes collected for Fai Chun writing during the event.

*If you  are NOT available to join the Celebration event, you can share some new year wishes with members of EdUHK. You are very welcome to share the new year wishes HERE.