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Li Chun on Feb. 4, 2019: Here are the auspicious hours to deposit your money

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Zhangxin Zheng | January 7, 11:42 am

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The first day of the Chinese New Year falls on Feb. 5, 2019.

And the auspicious day of Li Chun falls on the eve of Chinese New Year, Feb. 4.

Origins

Li Chun was traditionally an important day for farmers in China as they would pray for a good harvest with spring’s arrival.

But there is not much agriculture these days, so the tradition evolved into making deposits at one’s bank account symbolising bountiful wealth in the upcoming year.

Different zodiacs will, however, have their own sets of auspicious timeslots:

Lucky colours included, good luck.

Top photo courtesy of Noorul Raaha As’art.

Other stories about Li Chun:

Depositing money on Li Chun doesn’t work, says fengshui masters

11 photos of people who queued to deposit money on Li Chun

About Zhangxin Zheng

Zhangxin’s favourite pastime is singing Mulan’s soundtrack in the mangrove forests. She hopes to perfect the art of napping in a hammock in the mangroves without being drowned by rising sea levels.

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