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Chinese New Year 2012: The Year of the Dragon

In Chinese tradition, each year is dedicated to one of twelve different animals: a dragon, horse, monkey, rat, boar, rabbit, dog, rooster, ox, tiger, snake or ram. The Chinese New Year typically falls in January or February and lasts for 15 days. In 2012, January 23 marks the beginning of the Year of the Dragon. [...]