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Day of the Rat (鼠日 / shǔ rì)

February 14

CWA chinese opera

According to folktales, this is the day that rats marry.

  • Lunar date
    January 3rd (正月初三 / zhēng yuè chū sān)
  • Solar (Gregorian) date
    February 14th, 2021
  • Activities & traditions
    People will leave some grains and crackers in corners to share their harvest with the rats. They will then go to sleep early in order to not disturb the “wedding.” This way, the rats will not disturb them during the year either.

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Date:
February 14
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Venue

Virtual Event

Organiser

Chinese Welfare Association
Phone:
028-90288277
Email:
office@cwa-ni.org
Website:
https://www.cwa-ni.org

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