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Chinese New Year 2018: Here’s how Hong Kong celebrates one of the biggest NY celebrations

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With the world celebrating the biggest New Year celebration – Chinese New Year, here are some important points to understand the so as to what exactly is this spring festival about:

1. Chinese New Year, also known as the spring festival, is the most famous Chinese festival celebrated at the turn of the traditional lunisolar Chinese calendar. It is impossible not to get caught up in the energy of this festival as one can see themselves squeezed into the crowded temples to pray for good fortune, festive markets, auspicious food and shock red lanterns that adorns the city.