Celebrated in many Asian countries, Lunar New Year, is based off the lunar calender. The celebrations can range from 3 days to a month. It's a time for the family to come together to ring in the new year. Traditions include cleaning, decorating, warding off bad spirits, and eating. There are many superstitions around the new year because you want to start the new year with as much luck as possible for a good year. You can also check out our Lunar New Years playlist and Asian American Identity playlist on YouTube.

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Jan. 28, 2017 marks the start of the Chinese Lunar New Year. But Asian cultures around the world are also celebrating the start of the lunisolar calendar with their own unique traditions, dances and decadent foods.
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A flash mob dance was staged at a high-speed train station in Nanjing, China, surprising and delighting travelers. The event was organized by Nanjing-based media organization Modern Express, with assistance from the publicity bureau of the CPC Nanjing Municipal Committee.

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Chinese New Year is one of Hong Kong's biggest festivals, and everywhere you look, you will see splashes of red as the city gears up for celebrations. Check out the video to see how a little girl and her brother put together their very own Chinese New Year activities!