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By: Catie Leary on Dec. 25, 2010, 9:59 a.m.
Children in tiger costumes prepare to perform a tiger dance on Jan. 26 at a party

Photo: ZUMA Press

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Year of the Tiger

Feb. 14 marked the beginning of the Year of the Tiger on the Chinese lunar calendar, prompting celebrations across Asia.

In this photo, children in tiger costumes prepare to perform a tiger dance on Jan. 26 at a party organized by Bozhou Electricity Supply Company in Bozhou, China.

The next lunar year, which begins on Feb. 2, 2011, is the Year of the Rabbit.