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Chinese New Year - Year of the Ox - Miniature Sheet

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  • 08.02.2021
  • Chen Jiang Hong
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About Chinese New Year - Year of the Ox

"According to legend, the Jade Emperor wanted to select twelve animals to compose the zodiac. They had to participate in a race to determine their rank. Both the rat and the buffalo set off very early; the first was stopped by a river he could not cross. Noticing the buffalo ready to cross, he climbed on its back, which the other accepted calmly. But as the cattle were about to cross the heavenly gate, the finish line of the race, the rat jumped up and came first, so the buffalo got second place in the zodiac.

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