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Best Chinese New Year Poems

Below are the all-time best Chinese New Year poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of chinese new year poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Ribbon Dance
Ribbon Dance


Ribbons fly in graceful loops
flung by hands of maidens fair,
as they dance with turns and twists,
rainbow ribbons fill the air.

Curves of wonder, colors bright
like...

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Categories: chinese new year, art, dance, rainbow,



Premium Member On Watching Chinese Dances
Colorful ribbons 
follow the woman’s movements. 
I can almost see
floating rainbows.

Pale beauties unfurl 
ivory hued fans.
I imagine
swan wings fluttering.


I chose both the ribbon dance and...

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Categories: chinese new year, dance,

Premium Member Dance culture of Malaysia


The candle dance is fascinating with  lighted candles on dishes
held in hands with bodies moving and curving to the musical wishes
Silat is another dance with martial art movements...

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Categories: chinese new year, beautiful, dance, music, dance,

Premium Member Son in Law's Day - Chinese New Year
The second day of the Chinese New Year
Tradition has it say
That the son in law visits 
His mother in law
Guest of honour on this day

She...

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Categories: chinese new year, celebration,

Premium Member Love and The Chinese New Year
Dragon was hatched in the year of the Dragon, on the Chinese Zodiac.
But, then so was I. Yep folks, that makes me so very, amazingly...

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Categories: chinese new year, adventure, fantasy, fun, humor,

Chinese New Year
Red envelope
Bursting with luck
Dragons dancing in the street...

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Categories: chinese new year, absence, age, angel, art,

A Chinese New Year
The Lunar Cycle

Holiday of fifteen days

Red lanterns shed light...

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Categories: chinese new year, celebration, international, new year,

Year of the Goat
banners rise in street
each painted silk masterpiece
a celebration
of rich colors bleeding life
ancient spirits soar tonight 

gentle goat once gray
brushed bold in crimson through time
draws fresh...

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Categories: chinese new year, animal, art, celebration, history,

Premium Member Arc of Light
Here is a new beginning,
at the red mouth of the river,
overlooking the ripple of dark waters
that floats the recent past
beneath the mottled stone bridge 
and...

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Categories: chinese new year, culture, holiday, introspection, symbolism,

Premium Member CHINESE VALENTINE'S DAY



Lunar New Year brings blessings bright:
Affluence now cheers our spirits right.


Goodies galore with sure good health:
So much and more with ample wealth.


Time moves most brisk...

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Categories: chinese new year, beauty,

Premium Member CHINESE NEW YEAR
Spring festival
Auspicious colours
Painting town red


Reunion dinner
Grand celebration
Hearts aligned


Homeward bound
To gather again
Good times come around


Joy sings
Spring chorus;
Familiar red packets


Laughing faces
Jolly feasting:
Memory subscribes


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Categories: chinese new year, devotion,

Premium Member CHINESE NEW YEAR


A festive feel in red and gold:
Chinatown deals Goat year most grand.


A splash of will as joy unfolds:
A Chinese fill as cheer attends.

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This lunar year...

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Categories: chinese new year, blessing,

Premium Member SPIRAL


Change of weather
Hot and cold intersect;
Sun and rain dance

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Sunburst sparkle
Sudden drizzle falls;
Rainbow concession

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By this corner bench
I watch hurrying feet;
Tempo of workday

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City dwellers each
Rushing everywhere;
Looking not...

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Categories: chinese new year, change,

The Chinese New Year
Are you ready for a brand new year
The spring festival coming
So let’s all cheer
The lunar calendar starts again
It’s time to clean the cobwebs my friend




Gifts...

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Categories: chinese new year, celebration, new year,

Lion Dancing To A New Year
Lion Dancing To A New Year

It is that time of the year, you'll know it by the din reaching your ears...
Thunderous gong beats, clashing cymbals...

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Categories: chinese new year, appreciation, blessing, celebration, community,

Premium Member SPRING HAIKU


Cheery blossoms bright,
Pussy willows calm;
Pink and white unfurl

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Chinese New Year
Family gatherings;
Auspicious red packets

~~~~~~~~~


Blessings of good cheer
Feasting with delight;
Springtime promises sparkle

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Cheery spirits here
Kin and kind endear;
Roundtable...

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Categories: chinese new year, blessing,

The Year of Wood Goat

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Chinese New Years Parade
Cherry trees bare of blossoms
Buds still tight in the trees
A time of pure delight
For every eye to see,

A small flag in every hand
Fresh toasted nuts...

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Categories: chinese new year, children, color, community, new

Premium Member CHINESE NEW YEAR


Beauty now flings
Blessings of spring.


Beauty makes room
For spring time blooms.


Beauty now sings
As joy greets spring.


Beauty and peace
Happy times please.


Beauty knows best
How to live fest


Beauty knows...

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Categories: chinese new year, blessing,

Premium Member Manglish Carol
MANGLISH CAROL *
(Christmas in Malaysia)

Now got season to be jolly
Where got snow where got holly
Where got slay bells jangle jingle
Where got new pair of socks...

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Categories: chinese new year, christmas, humor,

2012 Chinese New Year
Once a year this day comes,
Lights flash with the sounds of the drums,
It's the New Year,
Use happiness to reach for the cure.

Bring joy 2012 today,
As...

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Categories: chinese new year, holiday, day, time, new

Premium Member HAIKU GRACE


Smiles now style
Family banquet;
Happy feast

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Roundtable moments
Spring festival treats;
Family bonding sums

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Red for good luck
Charming good times;
Springtime company

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Red lanterns float
Breezy breeze blows;
Sway of good fortune

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Nine course meal
Delight...

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Categories: chinese new year, blessing,

Off With A Bang
                     Off With A Bang
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Categories: chinese new year, history,

red banners swirl

red banners swirl

dragon's flame huffs upward

merging yin yang




 Contest :Chinese New Year...

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Categories: chinese new year, blessing, celebration,

Premium Member HAIKU MAZE 6


Dawn hurls
Eastern sun blooms;
New day beckons

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Morning mist
Hint of rain;
Sunrise supersedes

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Chinese New Year
New zodiac animal;
Lunar spring time

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Bad news looming
Haiku poet dead;
Pain strikes home

~~~~~~~~~


Cryptic headline
Bad news sells...

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Categories: chinese new year, change,