Here's wishing all Chinese in the world and those who celebrate this auspicious festive period a Prosperous and Happy Lunar New Year of the Rat 2008! :up:

Today, 6th Feb 2008 is the eve of Chinese New Year, traditionally all families will gather tonight to have a reunion dinner and proceed to celebrate the festive period for 15 days.

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chinese_New_Year