On Tuesday, Asia greeted the Lunar Year of the Pig, visiting temples,home feasts and the world’s largest trip holiday.
Festivities were held throughout the region, from Beijing and Seoul to Hanoi and Singapore.
The streets of main Celestial cities were silent and blank after millions of citizens went to attend kin or go abroad during the biggest home feast of the year.
Families collected at home for feasts of different generations. Corporations, stores and administration offices are closed for formal feasts, which varied from two days in South Korea to a week in Celestial.
Sellers were selling toys under the brand of the British cartoon personage Peppa Pig, who is very popular thanks to the Year of the Pig.
The Chinese have launched billions of firecrackers to feast the New Year.