We had a wonderful time kicking off The New Year with everyone this past Sunday at our Year of The Rooster Celebration. Thank you for sharing this special holiday with us!
This year’s party a blast! Guests enjoyed free activities like
face-painting from, Tainted INC.
A moment to relax with massages & a Tai Qi demonstration from Aaron Weston, founder of Sacred Rhythm Healing
Personalized free caligraphy from Mr. Pan Yong
The night ended with a traditional Chinese Tea Ceremony, by The Green Teahouse owner Ting. She shared her love of tea, culture & wisdom. It was a perfect way to end the celebration!
Thank you for attending everyone. Wishing you all a healthy, happy & prosperous New Year!
~ Your Friends at The Green Teahouse
CHINESE NEW YEAR TRADITIONS:
The Chinese New Year is celebrated over the course of fifteen days. On New Year’s Eve families join together for a reunion dinner. They stay up all night playing games, & enjoying one another’s company. Each day has a special tradition! For example, on the first day of the new year families visit with older relatives such as grandparents & great-grandparents. You can read more about the daily traditions here.
YEAR OF THE ROOSTER FUN FACTS:
- Born in 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, or 2005? Then you’re a rooster!
- According to Chinese Zodiac, Roosters are courageous, hardworking, confident, honest, loyal & observant.
- Lucky colors are yellow, brown & gold.
- Lucky numbers are 5, 7 & 8.