Hong Kong Asian Holiday

By Chelsey Colon

About The Chinese New Year

The Chinese New Year is the most important of the holidays for Chinese in Asia. It is to be the first day of the first month in the traditional Chinese calendar. The Chinese Year is based on a traditional Chinese lunisolar calender. Which the dates include both the moon phase and the times of the solar year. The Chinese year starts the 31st of January and ends February 3rd. Normally , the celebration will start on New Years Eve and last around 15 days untill the middle of the month.