Viral Malaysian Man Celebrates Chinese language New Yr & Has Reunion Dinner With Household
On Wednesday (eight Jan), a Muslim Malaysian man Alice Jong Liz shared a photograph of himself celebrating Chinese language New Yr on Facebook.
Alongside together with his submit, Alice shared that as a Muslim, he celebrates Chinese language New Yr too and there’s no improper in that.
His Fb submit rapidly went viral garnering about 2,300 shares on the time of writing.
CNY decorations in colleges assist college students find out about Chinese language tradition
For the uninitiated, a latest saga occurred in Malaysia involving a faculty in Puchong.
In abstract, the varsity received flagged by an area lawyer for placing up CNY decorations across the hallways.
Due to that, the varsity relented and ended up eradicating all of the CNY decorations.
Nevertheless, to Alice, having a Malaysian faculty have fun Chinese language New Yr “shouldn’t be improper” he mentioned.
He added that by doing so, college students will even profit by studying extra in regards to the Chinese language tradition.
Explains which means behind ‘Gong Xi Fa Cai’
Placing his phrases into motion, Alice went forward to clarify the which means of Chinese language sayings ‘Gong Xi Fa Cai’ (恭喜发财) and ‘Fu’ (福) written on the decorations behind him.
Alice explains that ‘Fu’ (福) means fortune and ‘Gong Xi Fa Cai’ (恭喜发财) refers to wishing you ease in your attainment of wealth.
Not gonna lie, his explanations are fairly on level.
Eats reunion dinner with Muslim household
In a seperate Fb post, Alice shared a photograph of his whole household gathering round a desk able to dig right into a CNY reunion dinner feast.
He even captioned the photograph,
That is Muslim household reunion dinner… 😍😍😍
Isn’t it good to see somebody from a unique racial group appreciating and studying about Chinese language tradition?
Racial concord at its best
As a Muslim, Alice was keen to affect the individuals round him into understanding extra about Chinese language New Yr tradition. And that to us, is extraordinarily admirable.
Simply take a look at how his home is even so well timed embellished with Jerry to have fun the Yr of the Rat.
Certainly, that is racial concord at its best.