What Your Fortune Holds In The Year Of The Ox

the quicky

11 Feb 2021 · 14 minutes

What Your Fortune Holds In The Year Of The Ox
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Happy Lunar New Year!

This is the year of the Ox and there are lots of ways to celebrate, but if you're not from an Asian background you might be wondering why it falls on a different date to December 31 and what the animals and symbology all mean?

The Quicky speaks to some Asian-Australians about the significance of this ancient festival and what lies in store for you over the coming year.

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CREDITS 

Host/Producer: Claire Murphy

Executive Producer: Siobhán Moran-McFarlane

Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri

Guests:

Andy Trieu - SBS Pop Asia Host, Writer, Performer and Sword Forms Champion

Dr Nicholas Ng - Composer, Performer, and Research Fellow at the Australia-China Institute for Arts and Culture at Western Sydney University: http://www.nicholasng.com.au/ 

Sherry Tang - Mamamia Listener from Adelaide

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