We've just entered the Year of the Rabbit, according to the traditional Chinese calendar. And hundreds of millions of Chinese citizens are scurrying to make it home for the holiday. Here's a couple season-greeting photos I received via email.
This is Morning, one of my former university students. She's from Foshan and is holding one of the props for the city's traditional NY lion's dance.
My friend Betsy in Hefei donned a Tang Dynasty-era costume for a Spring Festival celebration. She says, 'I could barely recognize myself after the makeup!'