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by Henry Pimentel on February 13, 2013

How Often Do You Say I LOVE YOU?


Here are some interesting comments from people about the subject;

"I honestly only say it when I mean it. Truly 100% mean it. It doesn't mean that I never say it, it just means that I keep it limited to special moments. I don't ever want to lose it's value."

"I say it everyday and I mean it 100%. I love to tell him I Love Him. Every morning when we wake up and he goes off to work, I tell him to have a good day and

Predictions for the Year of the Snake as Beijing Celebrates with Colour and Style

Predictions: Year of the Snake 2013

Chinese artists perform the lion dance during the opening ceremony of the Spring Festival Temple Fair at Ditan Park (the Temple of Earth), in Beijing, February 9, 2013. The Lunar New Year, or Spring Festival, begins on February 10 and marks the start of the Year of the Snake, according to the Chinese zodiac.

Source: REUTERS/Jason Lee

The Chinese New Year begins on Sunday 10 February, and the calendar moves from the Year of the Dragon to the Year of the Snake.

The Chinese zodiac calendar - known as Sheng Xiao - is divided into 12 cycles. Each cycle lasts 12 months and each cycle is represented by one animal. 2013 is the Year of the Snake and the Snake is the sixth symbol in the Chinese zodiac. The Snake is characterised as a mixture of intelligence, grace and greed.

Good Year, Bad Year?

Dong Yilin, a traditional fortune teller in the Chinese capital of Beijing, told The Telegraph 2013 would be

Chinese New Year 2013

by Henry Pimentel on February 10, 2013

Chinese New Year 2013: Spectacular Images of Celebrations of Snake Year from around the World

By drishya Nair | Feb 10, 2013 01:36 PM EDT

The Chinese have bid adieu to the Year of the Dragon and gracefully welcomed the Year of the Snake. The Chinese New Year 2013 has been enthusiastically celebrated across the world, to mark the arrival of the Water Snake - which Chinese astrology considers powerful and associated with the notion of Karma.

Chinese nationals and believers in Chinese mythology displayed their deep attachment to the traditional values with a wonderful welcome to the New Year, no matter which part of world they were in. Spectacular celebrations filled with colours were seen in countries including Malaysia, Taiwan, Singapore, the United Kingdom, Mexico and India. Night skies were lit on Saturday with the continuous bursting of firecrackers, to bring good fortune. The celebrations continued until the early hours of Sunday morning.

Freezing temperatures and a plea from the government to restrict the use of firecrackers (in an attempt to control a growing and dangerous pollution problem) failed to have any truly significant impact.  

Chinese astrology says those born in the Year of the Snake are considered intuitive, introspective and refined, although they can be manipulative, scheming or even proud. Financially, the year is predicted to be good for Snake people but they are expected to face medical problems.

Scroll down to see spectacular photos of Chinese New Year 2013 celebrations across the world.

Chinese New Year 2013An ethnic Chinese Malaysian woman shops for Chinese decorations ahead of the Chinese Lunar New Year in Kuala Lumpur January 30, 2013. The Lunar New Year begins on February 10 and marks the start of the Year of Snake, according to the Chinese zodiac. Source: REUTERS/Bazuki Muhammad

Chinese New Year 2013