Monday, January 31, 2011

CNY countdown

Another 3 days to go before CNY. Here's wishing everyone:

May all of you enjoy the best of health, lots of happiness and prosperity in the year of the Rabbit!

Gong Xi Fa Cai! 恭喜发财! (May you be prosperous)
Shen Ti Jian Kang! 身体健康! (May you be healthy)
Cai Yuan Gun Gun! 财源滚滚!
- (May your financial resources overflow)
Wan Shi Ru Yi! 万事如意! (May things turn out as per your wishes)

Long Ma Jing Shen!
(May you have the spirit and energy of a horse and dragon)

Bu Bu Gao Sheng! 歩歩高升! (May your every step leads to success)
Xin Xiang Shi Cheng! 心想事成! (May all your wishes come true)
Xin Nian Kuai Le! 新年快乐! (Happy New Year)

To all those who are travelling for the holidays, have a safe journey!


  1. Gong Xi Fa Cai to you and family too!

    Are you travelling any where during CNY? I'm taking 1 week off next week to go back hometown and a quick vacation to highland...Haha!

  2. Good morning Jenn, thanks for the wishes. No. I'll be in KL the whole 15 days of CNY. Enjoy your vacation next week!

  3. Gong Xi Fa Chai to you and family too ! Wishing you Xin Xiang Shi Chen! (did i get that right)?

  4. Thanks Redbabe, yup, you got it right, just left out a g for the cheng. Happy holidays! Enjoy!

  5. Happy New Year! Obviously, I don't often celebrat Chinese New Year, but as a kid and part of cultural teaching for school I did make a dragon for myself and my friends to wear. That was fun. And one time I got a penny in a red envelope. Don't remember the significance of that though.

  6. hey gong hei faat choi to u and ur family too!:))

  7. Hi Jamie, thanks! During Chinese New Year, it is customary for Chinese married couples to give red envelopes containing money to children or unmarried people as a way of wishing them good fortune for the new year. :)

    Elizebeth, Gong Xi Fa Cai to you and your family too. Have a good CNY in Canada!

  8. Happy Lunar New Year mun! Wishing you and your loved ones good health, wealth and happiness :)

  9. Gong xi fa cai to you and your family!! From us in London

  10. Thanks M, renaye and miracle8! Hope that all of you are enjoying the 15 days of CNY celebration. :)