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Oct 23, 2014 06:40 PM EDT

 

BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 03: Chinese folk artists perform during the Spring Festival Temple Fair at Longtanhu Park on the fourth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 3, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 03: Chinese folk artists perform during the Spring Festival Temple Fair at Longtanhu Park on the fourth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 3, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 04: A Chinese folk artist (Right) perform traditional slide to two visitors during a Spring Festival temple fair on the fifth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 4, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 04: A Chinese folk artist (Right) perform traditional slide to two visitors during a Spring Festival temple fair on the fifth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 4, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 04: A woman ties new year wishes on a tree during a Spring Festival temple fair on the fifth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 4, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 04: A woman ties new year wishes on a tree during a Spring Festival temple fair on the fifth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 4, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 04: A little girl poses for photo near a peacock made by the wind mill toys during a Spring Festival temple fair on the fifth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 4, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 04: A little girl poses for photo near a peacock made by the wind mill toys during a Spring Festival temple fair on the fifth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 4, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: Chinese folk artists perform during the opening ceremony of the Spring Festival Temple Fair at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: Chinese folk artists perform during the opening ceremony of the Spring Festival Temple Fair at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 04: Chinese visitors touch a stone horse for luck during a Spring Festival temple fair on the fifth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 4, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 04: Chinese visitors touch a stone horse for luck during a Spring Festival temple fair on the fifth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 4, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 03: A Chinese little boy poses with minions in a shopping mall on the fourth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 3, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 03: A Chinese little boy poses with minions in a shopping mall on the fourth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 3, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 03: Chinese folk artists perform the lion dance in a shopping mall on the fourth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 3, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 03: Chinese folk artists perform the lion dance in a shopping mall on the fourth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 3, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 03: Chinese folk artists perform the lion dance in a shopping mall on the fourth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 3, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 03: Chinese folk artists perform the lion dance in a shopping mall on the fourth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 3, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 03: Chinese folk artists perform the lion dance in a shopping mall on the fourth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 3, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 03: Chinese folk artists perform the lion dance in a shopping mall on the fourth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 3, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 03: Chinese children ride toy horses in a shopping mall on the fourth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 3, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 03: Chinese children ride toy horses in a shopping mall on the fourth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 3, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 03: Chinese folk artists perform during the Spring Festival Temple Fair at Longtanhu Park on the fourth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 3, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 03: Chinese folk artists perform during the Spring Festival Temple Fair at Longtanhu Park on the fourth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 3, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 03: Chinese folk artists wait to perform during the Spring Festival Temple Fair at Longtanhu Park on the fourth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 3, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 03: Chinese folk artists wait to perform during the Spring Festival Temple Fair at Longtanhu Park on the fourth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse on February 3, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
HONG KONG - JANUARY 31: Fireworks explode over Victoria Harbour to celebrate Chinese New Year on January 31, 2014 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Hundreds of thousands gathered in Hong Kong today to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse, with New Year's Day falling on January 31st. Chinese New Year is the most important festival in the Chinese calendar and is widely celebrated across Asia.
(Photo : Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images) HONG KONG - JANUARY 31: Fireworks explode over Victoria Harbour to celebrate Chinese New Year on January 31, 2014 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Hundreds of thousands gathered in Hong Kong today to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse, with New Year's Day falling on January 31st. Chinese New Year is the most important festival in the Chinese calendar and is widely celebrated across Asia.
HONG KONG - JANUARY 31: Fireworks explode over Victoria Harbour to celebrate Chinese New Year on January 31, 2014 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Hundreds of thousands gathered in Hong Kong today to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse, with New Year's Day falling on January 31st. Chinese New Year is the most important festival in the Chinese calendar and is widely celebrated across Asia.
(Photo : Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images) HONG KONG - JANUARY 31: Fireworks explode over Victoria Harbour to celebrate Chinese New Year on January 31, 2014 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Hundreds of thousands gathered in Hong Kong today to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse, with New Year's Day falling on January 31st. Chinese New Year is the most important festival in the Chinese calendar and is widely celebrated across Asia.
HONG KONG - JANUARY 31: Performers dance at the 2014 Cathay Pacific International Chinese New Year Night Parade on January 31, 2014 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. The parade featured illuminated floats accompanied by local and international performing groups which entertained both locals and tourists alike on Chinese Lunar New Year.ÊHundreds of thousands gathered in Hong Kong today to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse, with new year's day falling on January 31st. Chinese new Year is the most important festival in the Chinese calendar and is widely celebrated across Asia.
(Photo : Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images) HONG KONG - JANUARY 31: Performers dance at the 2014 Cathay Pacific International Chinese New Year Night Parade on January 31, 2014 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. The parade featured illuminated floats accompanied by local and international performing groups which entertained both locals and tourists alike on Chinese Lunar New Year.ÊHundreds of thousands gathered in Hong Kong today to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse, with new year's day falling on January 31st. Chinese new Year is the most important festival in the Chinese calendar and is widely celebrated across Asia.
HONG KONG - JANUARY 31: Performers dance at the 2014 Cathay Pacific International Chinese New Year Night Parade on January 31, 2014 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. The parade featured illuminated floats accompanied by local and international performing groups which entertained both locals and tourists alike on Chinese Lunar New Year.ÊHundreds of thousands gathered in Hong Kong today to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse, with new year's day falling on January 31st. Chinese new Year is the most important festival in the Chinese calendar and is widely celebrated across Asia.
(Photo : Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images) HONG KONG - JANUARY 31: Performers dance at the 2014 Cathay Pacific International Chinese New Year Night Parade on January 31, 2014 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. The parade featured illuminated floats accompanied by local and international performing groups which entertained both locals and tourists alike on Chinese Lunar New Year.ÊHundreds of thousands gathered in Hong Kong today to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse, with new year's day falling on January 31st. Chinese new Year is the most important festival in the Chinese calendar and is widely celebrated across Asia.
HONG KONG - JANUARY 31: Performers dance at the 2014 Cathay Pacific International Chinese New Year Night Parade on January 31, 2014 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. The parade featured illuminated floats accompanied by local and international performing groups which entertained both locals and tourists alike on Chinese Lunar New Year.ÊHundreds of thousands gathered in Hong Kong today to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse, with new year's day falling on January 31st. Chinese new Year is the most important festival in the Chinese calendar and is widely celebrated across Asia.
(Photo : Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images) HONG KONG - JANUARY 31: Performers dance at the 2014 Cathay Pacific International Chinese New Year Night Parade on January 31, 2014 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. The parade featured illuminated floats accompanied by local and international performing groups which entertained both locals and tourists alike on Chinese Lunar New Year.ÊHundreds of thousands gathered in Hong Kong today to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse, with new year's day falling on January 31st. Chinese new Year is the most important festival in the Chinese calendar and is widely celebrated across Asia.
HONG KONG - JANUARY 31: Performers dance at the 2014 Cathay Pacific International Chinese New Year Night Parade on January 31, 2014 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. The parade featured illuminated floats accompanied by local and international performing groups which entertained both locals and tourists alike on Chinese Lunar New Year.ÊHundreds of thousands gathered in Hong Kong today to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse, with new year's day falling on January 31st. Chinese new Year is the most important festival in the Chinese calendar and is widely celebrated across Asia.
(Photo : Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images) HONG KONG - JANUARY 31: Performers dance at the 2014 Cathay Pacific International Chinese New Year Night Parade on January 31, 2014 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. The parade featured illuminated floats accompanied by local and international performing groups which entertained both locals and tourists alike on Chinese Lunar New Year.ÊHundreds of thousands gathered in Hong Kong today to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse, with new year's day falling on January 31st. Chinese new Year is the most important festival in the Chinese calendar and is widely celebrated across Asia.
HONG KONG - JANUARY 31: Performers dance at the 2014 Cathay Pacific International Chinese New Year Night Parade on January 31, 2014 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. The parade featured illuminated floats accompanied by local and international performing groups which entertained both locals and tourists alike on Chinese Lunar New Year.ÊHundreds of thousands gathered in Hong Kong today to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse, with new year's day falling on January 31st. Chinese new Year is the most important festival in the Chinese calendar and is widely celebrated across Asia.
(Photo : Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images) HONG KONG - JANUARY 31: Performers dance at the 2014 Cathay Pacific International Chinese New Year Night Parade on January 31, 2014 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. The parade featured illuminated floats accompanied by local and international performing groups which entertained both locals and tourists alike on Chinese Lunar New Year.ÊHundreds of thousands gathered in Hong Kong today to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse, with new year's day falling on January 31st. Chinese new Year is the most important festival in the Chinese calendar and is widely celebrated across Asia.
HONG KONG - JANUARY 31: Performers dance at the 2014 Cathay Pacific International Chinese New Year Night Parade on January 31, 2014 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. The parade featured illuminated floats accompanied by local and international performing groups which entertained both locals and tourists alike on Chinese Lunar New Year.ÊHundreds of thousands gathered in Hong Kong today to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse, with new year's day falling on January 31st. Chinese new Year is the most important festival in the Chinese calendar and is widely celebrated across Asia.
(Photo : Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images) HONG KONG - JANUARY 31: Performers dance at the 2014 Cathay Pacific International Chinese New Year Night Parade on January 31, 2014 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. The parade featured illuminated floats accompanied by local and international performing groups which entertained both locals and tourists alike on Chinese Lunar New Year.ÊHundreds of thousands gathered in Hong Kong today to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse, with new year's day falling on January 31st. Chinese new Year is the most important festival in the Chinese calendar and is widely celebrated across Asia.
HONG KONG - JANUARY 31: Performers dance at the 2014 Cathay Pacific International Chinese New Year Night Parade on January 31, 2014 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. The parade featured illuminated floats accompanied by local and international performing groups which entertained both locals and tourists alike on Chinese Lunar New Year.ÊHundreds of thousands gathered in Hong Kong today to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse, with new year's day falling on January 31st. Chinese new Year is the most important festival in the Chinese calendar and is widely celebrated across Asia.
(Photo : Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images) HONG KONG - JANUARY 31: Performers dance at the 2014 Cathay Pacific International Chinese New Year Night Parade on January 31, 2014 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. The parade featured illuminated floats accompanied by local and international performing groups which entertained both locals and tourists alike on Chinese Lunar New Year.ÊHundreds of thousands gathered in Hong Kong today to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse, with new year's day falling on January 31st. Chinese new Year is the most important festival in the Chinese calendar and is widely celebrated across Asia.
BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: Chinese folk artists perform during the opening ceremony of the Spring Festival Temple Fair at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: Chinese folk artists perform during the opening ceremony of the Spring Festival Temple Fair at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: Security personnel line up before the opening ceremony of the Spring Festival Temple Fair at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: Security personnel line up before the opening ceremony of the Spring Festival Temple Fair at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: The horse toys are seen at a game area of the Spring Festival Temple Fair for celebrating Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: The horse toys are seen at a game area of the Spring Festival Temple Fair for celebrating Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: The horse toys are seen at a game area of the Spring Festival Temple Fair for celebrating Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: The horse toys are seen at a game area of the Spring Festival Temple Fair for celebrating Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: Chinese paramilitary police officers dressed as Qing Dynasty servants before a re-enactment of an ancient ceremony of Qing Dynasty emperors praying for good harvest and fortune during the opening ceremony of the Spring Festival Temple Fair at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: Chinese paramilitary police officers dressed as Qing Dynasty servants before a re-enactment of an ancient ceremony of Qing Dynasty emperors praying for good harvest and fortune during the opening ceremony of the Spring Festival Temple Fair at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: A performer (C) plays the role of the emperor during a re-enactment of an ancient ceremony of Qing Dynasty emperors praying for good harvest and fortune during the opening ceremony of the Spring Festival Temple Fair at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: A performer (C) plays the role of the emperor during a re-enactment of an ancient ceremony of Qing Dynasty emperors praying for good harvest and fortune during the opening ceremony of the Spring Festival Temple Fair at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: A clown performs at the Spring Festival Temple Fair for celebrating Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: A clown performs at the Spring Festival Temple Fair for celebrating Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: A Visitor passes the trees decorated with red lanterns at the Spring Festival Temple Fair for celebrating Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: A Visitor passes the trees decorated with red lanterns at the Spring Festival Temple Fair for celebrating Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: A Chinese family pose for photos with a folk artist at the Spring Festival Temple Fair for celebrating Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: A Chinese family pose for photos with a folk artist at the Spring Festival Temple Fair for celebrating Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: Chinese children pose for photo under a horse sculpture at the Spring Festival Temple Fair for celebrating Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: Chinese children pose for photo under a horse sculpture at the Spring Festival Temple Fair for celebrating Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: Tourists walk under a horse sculpture at the Spring Festival Temple Fair for celebrating Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: Tourists walk under a horse sculpture at the Spring Festival Temple Fair for celebrating Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: Chinese folk artists perform during the Spring Festival Temple Fair at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: Chinese folk artists perform during the Spring Festival Temple Fair at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: Chinese folk artists perform during the opening ceremony of the Spring Festival Temple Fair at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.
(Photo : Feng Li/Getty Images) BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 30: Chinese folk artists perform during the opening ceremony of the Spring Festival Temple Fair at the Temple of Earth park on January 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day.

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