Chinese Year 4715 – January 28, 2017. Rooster, a Yin year.
It’s the year of the Rooster, Chinese Zodiac animal figure. It is a Yin (Negative) year. The date of Chinese New Years changes every year. It is a 15 day celebration, beginning on the first day of the new moon, and ends on the full moon. The celebration on the15th day is called the Chinese Lantern Festival.
Chinese culture is amongst the oldest in the world. While the rest of the world is in the early years of but the third millennium, Chinese culture is in their fifth millennium.