“Sunday Morning” celebrates Lunar New Year

“Sunday Morning” celebrates Lunar New Year – CBS News Watch CBS News Jane Pauley helps shine a light on the lantern festivals traditionally held to usher in Lunar New Year around the world, from Zigong, China, to Philadelphia’s Franklin Square. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive…

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The Year of the Dragon is about to begin — here’s what to know about the Lunar New Year celebration

Mario Poceski is professor of Buddhist studies and Chinese religions at the University of Florida. Among China’s traditional holidays and celebrations, none ranks higher in importance than the Lunar New Year (農曆新年). Also known as the Spring Festival (春節), or simply Chinese New Year, it marks the beginning of the year according to the traditional lunar calendar….

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