year of the ox

Chinese New Year 2009 - Gong Xi Fa Chai


January 27th, 2009 - 3:10 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Chinese New Year begins according to the Chinese calendar which consists of both Gregorian and lunar-solar calendar systems. The Spring Festival or the Chinese New Year is called the Lunar New Year ... Read more...

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Kolkota celebrates Chinese New Year today.


January 26th, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkota, Jan 26 (ANI): The Chinese New Year kicked off with a majestic show at the Old China Town in Tirreti Bazaar at Kolkota. According to the President of the Indian Chinese ... Read more...

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Beijing holds secret talks with leaders of banned churches


January 26th, 2009 - 11:26 am ICT by ANI
Beijing , Jan.26 (ANI): Chinese officials and leaders of the banned Protestant Church appear to be on the reconciliation path after several decades.According to The Times, they have had their ... Read more...

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China welcomes Year of Ox


January 25th, 2009 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 25 (DPA) China ushered in the traditional lunar Year of the Ox with a massive fireworks display Sunday night in its capital Beijing.China's transportation authorities reported an increase of more ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama wishes the Chinese on their New Year


January 25th, 2009 - 10:27 pm ICT by ANI
Dharamsala, Jan 25, (ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama sent out wishes for prosperous Chinese New Year on Sunday. With the Year of the Ox, the Lunar New Year is all ... Read more...

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