TITLE

Happy Chinese New Year!

PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;2/1/2008, Vol. 86 Issue 18, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the Chinese or lunar calendar. It is discussed that the lunar calendar is based on the cycles of the moon. The years in the Chinese calendar are represented by 12 animals. The legend says to determine the order of the year of the animals, they raced across a river. An information of the traits of those born in each animal year is also presented.
ACCESSION #
28748505

 

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