February 8, 2016 is a LUNAR New Year which is also known as farmer’s calendar. The calendar was based on the seasons of the year – spring, summer, autumn, and winter. You will notice that every first of the month is automatically new moon while the 15th is full moon. The lunar calendaw may sometimes have 13th to 14th months in a year based on the earth rotation along the axis.
TRACING THE ORIGIN OF CHINESE CALLIGRAPHY BASE FROM THE BIBLE
The God 上帝 of ancient China 4,500 years ago is the same God of Christians at present. We trace that from their writings. Chinese has one of the oldest records of human history even after the Tower of Babel. The Chinese people were able to document it through their writings/ Chinese characters.
The character 福 Fu meaning BLESSINGS. The character was derive from the Bible that if you want blessings in your life, from time immemorial in the garden of Eden man should have close fellowship with God must learn how to follow Gods words.
God loves us so much that He gave so many blessings to us. We should learn how to APPRECIATE it and learn how to PASS it to others.
And to start our year of the monkey right, let’s bring LUCK along the route by joining the CNY LUCKY RUN 2016 which will be held on February 8, 2016 at Baywalk, Manila