Chinese New Year by Katie Marsico

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14 clothes . . . . . . . . . . 19 dance . . . . . . . . . 22, 28 fireworks . . . . . . . 12, 16 food . . . . . . . . 14, 16, 20 gifts . . . . . . . . . . . 19 hong bao . . . . . . . . . 19 kitchen god . . . . . . . . 14 lanterns . . . . . . . . 12, 23 lunar calendar . . . . . . 7, 31 Nian . . . . . . . . . 10, 12 parade . . . . . 12, 22, 24, 28 spirits . . . . . . . . . . 16 spring couplets .

Gong—a disk of metal that makes an echoing sound when struck. symbol—something that stands for something else. tradition—customs, ideas, and beliefs handed down from one generation to the next. com. Web sites about Chinese New Year are featured on our Book Links page. These links are routinely monitored and updated to provide the most current information available. Index Asia . . . . . . . . . . . 4 China . . . . . . . . 4, 7, 10 Chinatown . . . . . . . . 26 cleaning .

19 kitchen god . . . . . . . . 14 lanterns . . . . . . . . 12, 23 lunar calendar . . . . . . 7, 31 Nian . . . . . . . . . 10, 12 parade . . . . . 12, 22, 24, 28 spirits . . . . . . . . . . 16 spring couplets . . . . . . 14 United States . . . . .

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