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Lunar New Year celebrations around the world

People celebrate the year of the Rabbit during the Lunar New Year Parade in Chinatown in New York City, January 22. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

People celebrate the year of the Rabbit during the Lunar New Year Parade in Chinatown in New York City, January 22. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

People celebrate the year of the Rabbit during the Lunar New Year Parade in Chinatown in New York City, January 22. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon
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People march through a street during celebrations on the first day of the Lunar New Year in London, Britain January 22. REUTERS/Toby Melville

People march through a street during celebrations on the first day of the Lunar New Year in London, Britain January 22. REUTERS/Toby Melville

People march through a street during celebrations on the first day of the Lunar New Year in London, Britain January 22. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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A dragon dance performer greets a traveler from China at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport, in Pasay City, Metro Manila, Philippines, January 24, 2023. REUTERS/Lisa Marie David

A dragon dance performer greets a traveler from China at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport, in Pasay City, Metro Manila, Philippines, January 24, 2023. REUTERS/Lisa Marie David

A dragon dance performer greets a traveler from China at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport, in Pasay City, Metro Manila, Philippines, January 24, 2023. REUTERS/Lisa Marie David
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People attend the annual Chinatown Spring Festival Parade, as it returned after being cancelled two years in a row due to the coronavirus pandemic, amid Lunar New Year celebrations, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada January 22.  REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

People attend the annual Chinatown Spring Festival Parade, as it returned after being cancelled two years in a row due to the coronavirus pandemic, amid Lunar New Year celebrations, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada January 22.  REUTERS/Jennifer...more

People attend the annual Chinatown Spring Festival Parade, as it returned after being cancelled two years in a row due to the coronavirus pandemic, amid Lunar New Year celebrations, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada January 22.  REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier
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Members of the Chinese community wearing bunny ears wait to take part in a parade during Chinese Lunar New Year of the Rabbit celebrations in Madrid, Spain, January 22. REUTERS/Susana Vera

Members of the Chinese community wearing bunny ears wait to take part in a parade during Chinese Lunar New Year of the Rabbit celebrations in Madrid, Spain, January 22. REUTERS/Susana Vera

Members of the Chinese community wearing bunny ears wait to take part in a parade during Chinese Lunar New Year of the Rabbit celebrations in Madrid, Spain, January 22. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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People participate in the dragon parade during Chinese Lunar New Year of the Rabbit celebrations in the Barrio Chino neighborhood in Mexico City, Mexico January 22. REUTERS/Luis Cortes

People participate in the dragon parade during Chinese Lunar New Year of the Rabbit celebrations in the Barrio Chino neighborhood in Mexico City, Mexico January 22. REUTERS/Luis Cortes

People participate in the dragon parade during Chinese Lunar New Year of the Rabbit celebrations in the Barrio Chino neighborhood in Mexico City, Mexico January 22. REUTERS/Luis Cortes
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A kid runs among white rabbit lanterns on the first day of the Lunar New Year of the Rabbit at a temple in Samut Prakan, Thailand, January 22. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa

A kid runs among white rabbit lanterns on the first day of the Lunar New Year of the Rabbit at a temple in Samut Prakan, Thailand, January 22. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa

A kid runs among white rabbit lanterns on the first day of the Lunar New Year of the Rabbit at a temple in Samut Prakan, Thailand, January 22. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa
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Worshippers wearing face masks make offerings of incense sticks while visiting a temple on the first day of the Lunar New Year in Taipei, Taiwan, January 22. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Worshippers wearing face masks make offerings of incense sticks while visiting a temple on the first day of the Lunar New Year in Taipei, Taiwan, January 22. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Worshippers wearing face masks make offerings of incense sticks while visiting a temple on the first day of the Lunar New Year in Taipei, Taiwan, January 22. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People ride a double-decker bus through a street during celebrations on the first day of the Lunar New Year in London, Britain January 22. REUTERS/Toby Melville

People ride a double-decker bus through a street during celebrations on the first day of the Lunar New Year in London, Britain January 22. REUTERS/Toby Melville

People ride a double-decker bus through a street during celebrations on the first day of the Lunar New Year in London, Britain January 22. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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People march through a street during celebrations on the first day of the Lunar New Year in London, Britain January 22. REUTERS/Toby Melville

People march through a street during celebrations on the first day of the Lunar New Year in London, Britain January 22. REUTERS/Toby Melville

People march through a street during celebrations on the first day of the Lunar New Year in London, Britain January 22. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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A person walks underneath lanterns hung above the street for Lunar New Year celebrations in Chinatown, London, Britain, January 21. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

A person walks underneath lanterns hung above the street for Lunar New Year celebrations in Chinatown, London, Britain, January 21. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

A person walks underneath lanterns hung above the street for Lunar New Year celebrations in Chinatown, London, Britain, January 21. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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A worshipper wearing a face mask makes an offering of incense sticks ahead of the Lunar New Year at the Guandu Temple in Taipei, Taiwan, January 21. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A worshipper wearing a face mask makes an offering of incense sticks ahead of the Lunar New Year at the Guandu Temple in Taipei, Taiwan, January 21. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A worshipper wearing a face mask makes an offering of incense sticks ahead of the Lunar New Year at the Guandu Temple in Taipei, Taiwan, January 21. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Worshippers wearing face masks make their first offerings inside the Wong Tai Sin Temple, a moment before the Lunar New Year in Hong Kong, China, January 21. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Worshippers wearing face masks make their first offerings inside the Wong Tai Sin Temple, a moment before the Lunar New Year in Hong Kong, China, January 21. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Worshippers wearing face masks make their first offerings inside the Wong Tai Sin Temple, a moment before the Lunar New Year in Hong Kong, China, January 21. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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A Chinese lion dance is performed in the streets of Chinatown for the Lunar New Year in London, Britain, January 21.    REUTERS/Kevin Coombs

A Chinese lion dance is performed in the streets of Chinatown for the Lunar New Year in London, Britain, January 21.    REUTERS/Kevin Coombs

A Chinese lion dance is performed in the streets of Chinatown for the Lunar New Year in London, Britain, January 21.    REUTERS/Kevin Coombs
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A worshipper prays during the Chinese Lunar New Year's Eve at Amurva Bhumi Temple in Jakarta, Indonesia, January 21. REUTERS/Ajeng Dinar Ulfiana

A worshipper prays during the Chinese Lunar New Year's Eve at Amurva Bhumi Temple in Jakarta, Indonesia, January 21. REUTERS/Ajeng Dinar Ulfiana

A worshipper prays during the Chinese Lunar New Year's Eve at Amurva Bhumi Temple in Jakarta, Indonesia, January 21. REUTERS/Ajeng Dinar Ulfiana
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People sit in a restaurant during Spring Festival and Lunar New Year celebrations in Beijing, China, January 23. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People sit in a restaurant during Spring Festival and Lunar New Year celebrations in Beijing, China, January 23. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People sit in a restaurant during Spring Festival and Lunar New Year celebrations in Beijing, China, January 23. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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People attend the annual Chinatown Spring Festival Parade, as it returned after being cancelled two years in a row due to the coronavirus pandemic, amid Lunar New Year celebrations, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada January 22.  REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

People attend the annual Chinatown Spring Festival Parade, as it returned after being cancelled two years in a row due to the coronavirus pandemic, amid Lunar New Year celebrations, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada January 22.  REUTERS/Jennifer...more

People attend the annual Chinatown Spring Festival Parade, as it returned after being cancelled two years in a row due to the coronavirus pandemic, amid Lunar New Year celebrations, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada January 22.  REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier
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A child gives a red envelope containing money to a lion dance performer during the Lunar New Year Parade in Chinatown in New York City, January 22. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

A child gives a red envelope containing money to a lion dance performer during the Lunar New Year Parade in Chinatown in New York City, January 22. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

A child gives a red envelope containing money to a lion dance performer during the Lunar New Year Parade in Chinatown in New York City, January 22. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon
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People visit the Yu Garden on the first day of the Lunar New Year of the Rabbit in Shanghai, China, January 22. REUTERS/Aly Song

People visit the Yu Garden on the first day of the Lunar New Year of the Rabbit in Shanghai, China, January 22. REUTERS/Aly Song

People visit the Yu Garden on the first day of the Lunar New Year of the Rabbit in Shanghai, China, January 22. REUTERS/Aly Song
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Worshippers light incense sticks during the Chinese Lunar New Year's Eve at Amurva Bhumi Temple in Jakarta, Indonesia, January 21. REUTERS/Ajeng Dinar Ulfiana

Worshippers light incense sticks during the Chinese Lunar New Year's Eve at Amurva Bhumi Temple in Jakarta, Indonesia, January 21. REUTERS/Ajeng Dinar Ulfiana

Worshippers light incense sticks during the Chinese Lunar New Year's Eve at Amurva Bhumi Temple in Jakarta, Indonesia, January 21. REUTERS/Ajeng Dinar Ulfiana
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A dragon dance group performs in Manila's Chinatown during Chinese Lunar New Year, in Manila, Philippines, January 22. REUTERS/Lisa Marie David

A dragon dance group performs in Manila's Chinatown during Chinese Lunar New Year, in Manila, Philippines, January 22. REUTERS/Lisa Marie David

A dragon dance group performs in Manila's Chinatown during Chinese Lunar New Year, in Manila, Philippines, January 22. REUTERS/Lisa Marie David
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A man wearing a costume attends a parade during celebrations on the first day of the Lunar New Year in London, Britain January 22. REUTERS/Toby Melville

A man wearing a costume attends a parade during celebrations on the first day of the Lunar New Year in London, Britain January 22. REUTERS/Toby Melville

A man wearing a costume attends a parade during celebrations on the first day of the Lunar New Year in London, Britain January 22. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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People march through a street during celebrations on the first day of the Lunar New Year in London, Britain January 22. REUTERS/Toby Melville

People march through a street during celebrations on the first day of the Lunar New Year in London, Britain January 22. REUTERS/Toby Melville

People march through a street during celebrations on the first day of the Lunar New Year in London, Britain January 22. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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Worshippers wearing face masks make offerings of incense sticks while visiting a temple on the first day of the Lunar New Year in Taipei, Taiwan January 22. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Worshippers wearing face masks make offerings of incense sticks while visiting a temple on the first day of the Lunar New Year in Taipei, Taiwan January 22. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Worshippers wearing face masks make offerings of incense sticks while visiting a temple on the first day of the Lunar New Year in Taipei, Taiwan January 22. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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A Chinese lion dance is performed in Chinatown during Lunar New Year celebrations in London, Britain, January 21. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

A Chinese lion dance is performed in Chinatown during Lunar New Year celebrations in London, Britain, January 21. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

A Chinese lion dance is performed in Chinatown during Lunar New Year celebrations in London, Britain, January 21. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Worshippers wearing face masks rush to make their first offerings inside the Wong Tai Sin Temple, a moment before the Lunar New Year, in Hong Kong, China, January 21. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Worshippers wearing face masks rush to make their first offerings inside the Wong Tai Sin Temple, a moment before the Lunar New Year, in Hong Kong, China, January 21. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Worshippers wearing face masks rush to make their first offerings inside the Wong Tai Sin Temple, a moment before the Lunar New Year, in Hong Kong, China, January 21. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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People make offerings on Lunar New Year's Eve at a temple in China Town in Bangkok, Thailand January 21.  REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa

People make offerings on Lunar New Year's Eve at a temple in China Town in Bangkok, Thailand January 21. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa

People make offerings on Lunar New Year's Eve at a temple in China Town in Bangkok, Thailand January 21. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa
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