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Dragon dance performance at Beijing Oriental Plaza

By Ma Xi (People's Daily Online)

16:18, February 03, 2012

A dragon dance is performed at the Beijing Oriental Plaza on Feb. 2.(People's Daily Online/Ma Xi)

Beijing Oriental Plaza held a grand dragon dance performance on Feb. 2 in Beijing to send good wishes to people and embrace the dragon year.

Dragon is an auspicious sign in the Chinese culture. The dragon dance represents good luck and happiness in China.

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