Lunar New Year

Trudeau Celebrates Chinese New Year

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.31.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Justin Trudeau celebrated Chinese New Year by meeting members of the Chinese community in Richmond and Vancouver on Friday. The federal Liberal lea...

The Perfect Wine For Chinese New Year

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia

If you ever wished you could find the perfect wine to go with your Asian meal but weren't sure where to start, then a new program launched by B.C. win...

Which Celebrities Were Born In The Year Of The Horse?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Living

For those born in the year of the horse, the characteristics best associated include an excess of energy, the ability to make a room love them, and a ...

Eat Noodles For Long Life When Chinese New Year Hits

CP | Michele Kayal, The Associated Press | Posted 03.11.2014 | Canada Living

Nelson Cho isn't just Chinese-American. He's Chinese-Cuban-Peruvian-American. Which means he grew up on the shredded beef dish ropa vieja, the fried c...

Chinese New Year 2014 Marks The Year Of The Wooden Horse

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living

Goodbye, year of the water snake, and hello, year of the wooden horse. The Chinese New Year, or Nónglì Xinnián, is coming up on Jan. 31, the first ...

The Top 9 Chinese New Year's Superstitions

Shirley Lum | Posted 04.09.2013 | Canada Living
Shirley Lum

The superstitions dictate the frenzy I and likely many others within the Chinese community are going through right now until New Year's Eve. My list has been amusing and bemusing anyone outside of the Chinese culture, as in the case of my hubby. Here are the top 9 Chinese New Year superstitions of 2013.

Cheers To Chinese New Year!

BiteMeMore.com | Posted 02.06.2013 | Canada Style

A snake party. Yes, we're throwing a party in celebration of scaly serpents. Not because of a movie premiere ('Snakes on a Boat'?) or our trip t...

Look Sensational In the Year of the Snake

TheKit.ca | Erin Richardson | Posted 02.08.2013 | Canada Style

February 10 kicks off Chinese New Year celebrations all around the world, and this year will be nothing short of sensational as it’s the Year of...

What To Do On Chinese New Year

The Huffington Post Canada | Annette Bourdeau | Posted 02.02.2013 | Canada Living

Chinese New Year is right around the corner, with the Year of the Snake set to pick up where the Year of the Dragon leaves off on February 9th, New Ye...

Get Ready To Celebrate — Chinese New Year Is Coming Up

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.02.2013 | Canada Living

The streamers may be cleared away and the champagne depleted until next Dec. 31, but New Year's celebration aren't done just yet — and they won't be...

Can Fireworks Cause Air Pollution? In Beijing, It Looks Like It

The Associated Press | Christopher Bodeen | Posted 01.30.2012 | Canada Living

BEIJING, China - Clouds of smoke from Lunar New Year fireworks sent air pollution readings soaring in the more sensitive measurement system Beijing st...

Multiple Holidays Can Equal One Giant Celebration

Vancouver Observer | Posted 01.24.2012 | Canada Living

Chinese tradition met Scottish pride at the 15th annual Gung Haggis Fat Choy, a mix between the Chinese New Year and the Robbie Burns Day holiday on S...

Lunar New Year 2012: Famous Celebrity Dragons

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 01.24.2012 | Canada Living

Happy New Year! Celebrated worldwide, the lunar new year -- also known as Chinese new year or the Asian new year -- is a time for food, family and bri...

Ready For Change? You're In Luck -- The Lunar New Year Will Bring It

CBC | Posted 03.23.2012 | Canada Living

In myths and fairytales, dragons may breathe fire and hold fair princesses captive until they can be rescued by their handsome heroes. ...

Lunar New Year: Classic Pork Dumplings (RECIPE)

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.24.2012 | Canada Living

The Year of the Dragon launches on Monday. Serve these delectable appetizers fpr New Year celebrations with a savoury sauce to add a modern twist to t...

Golden Balls With Walnut Paste (RECIPE)

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.24.2012 | Canada Living

Celebrate Chinese New Year, which begins Monday, and enjoy this dish of traditional golden balls. When they're warm, you can truly taste the rich, sav...

Ring In The Lunar New Year In Lucky Style

CP | Michelle Locke, The Associated Press | Posted 03.19.2012 | Canada Style

An apple a day keeps the doctor away, but did you know a bowl of tangerines can usher in good fortune for the Lunar New Year?In Chinese, their name so...