A numeric look at the Year of the Monkey!

A numeric look at the Year of the Monkey!

2016 is the 4713th year in the Chinese calendar. Lichun (立春) traditionally signifies the first day of spring, which falls on February 4, 2016. In the lunisolar calendar, New Year’s Day might be before or after Lichun.  Chinese New Year Day of Fire Monkey Year is...

Ring in the Year of the Horse

Year of the Horse (Lunar calendar year 4712) this year falls on January 31, 2014. Although it is commonly known as Chinese New Year, the Lunar New Year is actually observed in Asian countries, such as Vietnam and Korea as well. Businesses in Canada, especially in...