Video: Lion Dance on Lunar Chinese New Year

The history of the lion dance in China can be traced back nearly a thousand years. The traditional meaning of it is to scare away the devil “Nian” and welcome peace and fortune in the coming year. Unfortunately, it’s not easy to find a lion dance show for in China. More specifically, not many people practice the lion dance since there’s not much of a market demand. It seems that the are often more traditional and keep the lion dance show for . Here is one good video piece shot in Malaysia. From Youtube.

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