Bright Red = Luck – Photo 101 Day 11

The red is the favorite color in any Chinese holiday celebration, especially Lunar New Year.  For example, the red flowers with a symbol “luck” (“福“) are hung on tree branches to wish people a prosperous new year.

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All young girls get new red jacket from their parents during New Year’s celebration.  This little girl stopped to let me take her picture, her bright red jacket set off her beautiful face, which might be telling a story of her loving parents and happy childhood.

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Theme: A Pop of Color

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