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Information about the Chinese new year | when is Chinese new year celebrated

The Chinese New Year 2017, New Year of the Chinese calendar or Lunar New Year is the first day of the first month of Chinese Calendar. This day is the beginning of the Spring Festival.

The Chinese calendar is a lunisolar calendar. (lunisolar, is based on both the annual cycle of the sun and the regular cycle of phases of the moon)

The date of the Chinese New Year in the Gregorian calendar varies from year to year but always falls between January 21 and February 20.

When is Chinese New Year 2017

The Chinese new year 2017 will be on Saturday, 28th January 2017.

Chinese new year facts | what is Chinese new year | history Chinese new year

Chinese New Year, or Spring Festival is the most important event of the year socially and economically for China. Chinese New Year originated from the solar-lunar Chinese calendar, but more recently it has become a year to celebrate and honor household and spiritual deities and ancestors. Chinese New year is also a time for feasting and bringing families together.

This is the legend of how Chinese New Year came to be celebrated:

Chinese New Year is one of the oldest celebrations in China, and as such there are many traditions people carry out every year. Fireworks are lit, drums are played, calligraphy hangings are hung from doors, and red lanterns are released in their thousands. Often the owners of the lanterns will write their wish for that year on the red fabric for the wish to be granted. Children are given red decorated envelopes with money inside from their family, and traditional food is served for the whole 15 days of the festival.

Every New Year is a new year for a certain zodiac animal, the year of 2015 was the year of the sheep, Chinese New Year 2016 was the year of the monkey, but Chinese New Year 2017 will be the year of the Rooster. More specifically the year of the Red Fire Rooster.

About Chinese Animal Symbols And Horoscopes

Here you'll get all the information about Chinese new year animals, the importance of the Chinese new year animals. why Chinese has animals in their calendar name, Chinese new year animals meaning, what is Chinese new year animals of 2017 etc.

There are total Twelve Chinese new year animals(Rat, Cow, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Sheep, Monkey, Chicken, Dog, Pig) symbolize the twelve signs of the Chinese horoscope. Because the Chinese culture uses a lunar calendar based on the moon's cycle, the dates that animal signs encompass change yearly. The Chinese new year 2017, or 4715 by the Chinese Lunar Calendar, the Red Fire Rooster (or Chicken) Year.

It is believed that the Chinese Lunar Calendar dates back to 2637 BC. Legend has it that the Lord Buddha summoned all the animals to come to him before he departed from Earth. Only twelve of the animals came to bid him farewell, so Buddha honored each of them with a year. The order was taken from the sequence in which they appeared to him - first the Rat, then the Cow, the Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Ram, Monkey, Rooster, Dog and Pig. It is believed that a person takes on the characteristics of the animal belonging to the year they were born. There is also a cycle of five elements (wood, fire, earth, metal and water) before the animal names. And this all there is a color cycle (White, Black, Green, Red and Brown). That's why each Chinese year has a color animal name.

Chinese new year animals and Chinese calendar

Chinese new year animals 2017 : This coming new year will be Year of the Rooster 2017. for more details Check out this Chinese new year 2017 calendar. You can use this Chinese calendar 2017 as converter. you can check the Chinese animals and element of perticuler year. Have a  Happy Chinese new year.

Metal Rat - 1900, 1960Metal Ox - 1901, 1961Metal Tiger - 1950, 2010
Water Rat - 1912, 1972Water Ox - 1913, 1973Water Tiger - 1902, 1962
Wood Rat - 1924, 1984Wood Ox - 1925, 1985Wood Tiger - 1914, 1974
Fire Rat - 1936, 1996Fire Ox - 1937, 1997Fire Tiger - 1926, 1986
Earth Rat - 1948, 2008Earth Ox - 1949, 2009Earth Tiger - 1938, 1998
Metal Rabbit - 1951, 2011Metal Dragon - 1940, 2000Metal Snake - 1941, 2001
Water Rabbit - 1903, 1963Water Dragon - 1952, 2012Water Snake - 1953, 2013
Wood Rabbit - 1915, 1975Wood Dragon - 1904, 1964Wood Snake - 1905, 1965
Fire Rabbit - 1927, 1987Fire Dragon - 1916, 1976Fire Snake - 1917, 1977
Earth Rabbit - 1939, 1999Earth Dragon - 1928, 1988Earth Snake - 1929, 1989
Metal Horse - 1930, 1990Metal Ram - 1931, 1991Metal Monkey - 1920, 1980
Water Horse - 1942, 2002Water Ram - 1943, 2003Water Monkey - 1932, 1992
Wood Horse - 1954, 2014Wood Ram - 1955, 2015Wood Monkey - 1944, 2004
Fire Horse - 1906, 1966Fire Ram - 1907, 1967Fire Monkey - 1956, 2016
Earth Horse - 1918, 1978Earth Ram - 1919, 1979Earth Monkey - 1908, 1968
Metal Rooster - 1921, 1981Metal Dog - 1910, 1970Metal Boar - 1911, 1971
Water Rooster - 1933, 1993Water Dog - 1922, 1982Water Boar - 1923, 1983
Wood Rooster - 1945, 2005Wood Dog - 1934, 1994Wood Boar - 1935, 1995
Fire Rooster - 1957, 2017Fire Dog - 1946, 2006Fire Boar - 1947, 2007
earth Rooster - 1909, 1969Earth Dog - 1958, 2018Earth Boar - 1959, 2019

Chinese New Year Characters - Xin Nian Kuai Le in Chinese

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This section is for the Peoples who are searching the Xin Nian Kuai Le Meaning and Xin Nian Kuai Le in Chinese Characters.

This phrase written in Chinese is 新年快乐 (xīnnián kuàilè) and means 'Happy New Year' in English. 新年 means 'New Year,' while 快乐 means 'happy' or 'happiness.'Xin is new and Nian is the year, and thus Xin Nian (新年) is called as New Year.Similar to that,

Similar to that, the meaning of the word chap goh mei is the lantern festival which is also called as Yuanxiao Festival (元宵节, 元宵節). This festival is celebrated on the last day (fifteenth day) of the new year celebrations of the lunisolar year and marks the closing of new year celebrations.

Kuai le (快樂) generally means happy, joy and its synonyms like delight and happiness, etc. Thus "Happy New Year" in English is written as "New Year Happy" in Chinese: Xin Nian Kuai Le. We can notice that the words have jumbled and this is one of the peculiarity of Chinese characters.

Chinese New Year 2017 Holidays - List of Holidays on Chinese New Year 2017

Chinese New Year Holidays From 2000-2020
Day          Date         Year           Event                      Holiday Type

Sat           Feb 5       2000         Chinese New Year   National holiday

Wed        Jan 24       2001        Chinese New Year   National holiday

Tue          Feb 12      2002        Chinese New Year    National holiday

Sat           Feb 1       2003         Chinese New Year    National holiday

Thu          Jan 22      2004        Chinese New Year    National holiday

Wed         Feb 9       2005        Chinese New Year    National holiday

Sun          Jan 29     2006         Chinese New Year    National holiday

Sun          Feb 18     2007          Chinese New Year    National holiday

Thu          Feb 7       2008         Chinese New Year    National holiday

Mon         Jan 26      2009         Chinese New Year   National holiday

Sun          Feb 14     2010         Chinese New Year   National holiday

Thu         Feb 3       2011          Chinese New Year    National holiday

Mon         Jan 23      2012         Chinese New Year   National holiday

Sun          Feb 10     2013         Chinese New Year    National holiday

Fri            Jan 31     2014          Chinese New Year    National holiday

Thu          Feb 19     2015         Chinese New Year    National holiday

Mon         Feb 8       2016         Chinese New Year    National holiday

Sat          Jan 28      2017          Chinese New Year    National holiday

Fri           Feb 16      2018         Chinese New Year    National holiday

Tue          Feb 5       2019         Chinese New Year    National holiday

Sat          Jan 25      2020         Chinese New Year    National holiday

Chinese New Year Greetings 2017

Hello, Today I'm going to share with you the best Chinese new year greetings or cny greetings. you can use this Chinese new year greetings, best of 2017 to share with your friends, family, relatives.

Chinese new year greetings in english

It is a time to celebrate this year and let’s welcome it with our hearts and souls. It will never come again and again.

Chinese new year greetings message
Beauty, love, inspiration and respect is waiting for you in New Year. Don’t forget to take anything which is important for you.

best Chinese new year greetings
In 2017, the dreams of 2016 are with you. It is happy to feel the memories of last year and struggle for your dreams.

Chinese 2017 greetings
Say hi to the New Year in this world. It is a great way to welcome this.

Chinese new year greetings 2017
May the bad times you faced in the year 2016 be your stepping stones to success and may you be blessed with many happy moments in 2017. Happy Chinese New Year.

greetings for Chinese new year
Every New Year wish I have ever made came true when I met you. Thank you sweetheart…Happy New Year, with love.

Happy Chinese new year greetings
Another year of success and happiness has passed. With every new year comes greater challenges and obstacles in life. I wish you courage, hope and faith to overcome all of the hurdles you may face. May you have a great year and a wonderful time ahead. God bless you.

Chinese greetings

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Chinese new year greetings in Chinese

1. 恭喜发财 (gōng xǐ fā cái)

“Wish you wealth and prosperity.”

2. 财源广进 (cái yuán guǎng jìn)

“May wealth flow in.”

3. 和气生财 (hé qì shēng cái)

“May harmony bring wealth.”

4. 金玉滿堂 (jīn yù mǎn táng)

“May your gold and jade fill the halls.”

5. 一本萬利 (yī běn wàn lì)

“Hope you put in a small investment and reap a huge profit.”

Let us know how you'd like this Chinese new year greetings. if you want us to add new or your favourity Chinese new year greetings, please let us know in below comment section.

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Chinese New Year Wishes 2017

12 months of success are waiting and serving us. It is a pleasure to spend every month with relatives and family.

Chinese Well wishes
Many thanks to all years which you have spent. Now, it is an occasion to think and plan about new and coming years to satisfy your needs.

Chinese blessing phrases
I am glad to get another New Year in our lives. My best wishes are with you, my dear friend. Keep celebrating this without any hesitation.

Chinese greetings wishes
The new book of your life has been opened; every chapter has its own stories. Don’t worry all chapters contain the main heading of success.

Happy Chinese new year 2017

Wish you and your family a joyful, bright, healthy, prosperous and happiest new year ahead!
Happy New Year!

“May the New Year bring you courage to break,
You resolutions early! My own plan is to swear off,
every kind of virtue, so that I triumph even when I fall
My Wishes in 2017!”

Just like hot chocolate is incomplete without marshmallows, I am insufficient without you. So complete me this New Year and fill my life with unlimited happiness.

Wish you Happy Chinese New year 2017.

Best Happy New Year 2017 Wishes 

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*’+. New +”+*

(Happy chinese New Year)

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‘¤-.★.-¤ ‘

‘☆._ NEW _.☆’

‘★._ YEAR _.★’

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Sweet Happy chinese New Year

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Happy New Year

Chinese New year Messages

  • I pray that the last month in 2016 is filled with nothing but peace, blessings and positivity; and you walk in 2017 with bigger faith, financial blessings, good health and peace of mind! happy Chinese new year

  • May the year be brighter than the one gone by; enveloped in goodness, well being, bliss and wealth.
    Happy Chinese New Year!

  • New Days, New Time, New Moments
    Ahead Are Waiting For You, May
    These 365 Days Light Up Your Life,
    Happy Chinese New Year!

Chinese New Year Crafts 2017

 Chinese New Year Crafts 2015: There are different types of Chinese New Year Crafts in different parts of China. Below are some of the main CNY crafts.

Upside Down Fu

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Typically the most popular Chinese New Year Crafts are usually upside down character of "Fu". "Fu" in Chinese indicates fortune, pleasure, and wealth. The upside down indicates coming. Which means this art indicates fortune, pleasure, and wealth can be coming. Typically your "Fu" can be composed over a diamond shape paper with a Red background. Persons commonly publish your "Fu" upon door or maybe on the wall of the living room.

Door God

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The Door God is a Chinese decoration usually placed at each side of the entry of a temple, home, building, business, etc. It is believed to prevent the entry of evil.




Year Paint

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The Year paint is usually an item of big hand sketching and coloring. Commonly, your dimensions reach minimum 3 by 3 feet. Commonly the Year paint is usually hanged inside many visible places of your family room. Typically the most popular subject matter on the colorings are mountains, long existing God, children, and many others.

Happy Chinese New Year 2017 Wallpapers Images Pictures Backgrounds Pics

Here is the best Happy Chinese New Year 2015 Wallpapers, Images, Pictures, Backgrounds, Pics

Please note that the Chinese New Year wallpapers given below are shown as small images but when you download it, you will get the full sized images. To download right click and select save as option for PCs and Laptops & mobile devices open the image and save it in Mobile Phones.

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Chinese New Year Song 2017 - Best Chinese New Year Songs of 2017

The new year of lunar calendar is welcomed with the tone of music by the Chinese people. As the music is an unavoidable part of this fest, Chinese new year Song 2017 is really being look forwarded this lunar new year. The Chinese sing music and welcome new year to bring luck, prosperity and happiness. Here are some of the top songs of Chinese new year 2017 with lyrics.

Chinese New Year Song 2015

Gong Xi Gong Xi - Chinese New Year Song

Everywhere in the streets,
Every person's mouth
Speaks this word.
It is congratulations.
Congratulations, congratulations, congratulations to you
Congratulations, congratulations, congratulations to you

Chinese New Year Song 2017
The winter has come to an end.
What good news!
The warm breeze of the spring
will wake up the earth.
Congratulations, congratulations, congratulations to you
Congratulations, congratulations, congratulations to you

Chinese New Year Songs
The heavy snow has melted.
Soon the plum blossoms will spill out.
The endless nights have passed.
Hear the rooster's shrill crow.
Congratulations, congratulations, congratulations to you
Congratulations, congratulations, congratulations to you

Best Chinese New Year Songs of 2015
After so much difficulty,
Experiencing so much discipline,
How many hearts are looking forward
To the news of spring?
Congratulations, congratulations, congratulations to you
Congratulations, congratulations, congratulations to you

Hope you have liked this Chinese new year song 2017. Please do share it with your friends and family. If there is any correction in the song lyrics, please do comment it in the comment box. Celebrate this lunar new year 2017 with us. Wishing you and your family a happy and prosperous Chinese new year.


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