Giant Spring Festival Couplet Now Adorns Outer Wall of City Hall Building

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Giant Spring Festival Couplet Now Adorns Outer Wall of City Hall Building

Giant Spring Festival Couplet Now Adorns Outer Wall of City Hall Building

To celebrate Chinese New Year, Taipei City Government posted gigantic spring couplets on the exterior wall of city hall west side entrance.

The spring couplets, displaying the words “Start from fresh, Change comes true”, was written by calligraphy master Zhang Mu-xi. In addition to celebrating the Chinese New Year, the spring couplet also promotes the upcoming Chinese New Year Street Bazaar organized by city hall.Taipei City Office of Commerce Director Hwang I-yu noted that the CNY Street Bazaar has been the landmark event celebrating the Chinese New Year in Taipei since 1996. This year, the street bazaar will take place between February 4 and 17. Shoppers can admire traditional Fujian-style architecture as they purchase the necessities for the upcoming holiday season at Dihua Street.In response to the needs of Taipei residents, Taipei City Government Department of Information and Tourism (TPEDOIT) Commissioner Chien Yu-yen announced that TCG will provide free “Start from fresh, Change fulfilled” spring festival couplets for the public. Copies of the spring festival couplets will be available at 12 District Offices and the Household Registration Offices.

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  • Updated: 2015-1-23 09:25
  • Reviewed: 2015-1-23 09:24
  • Source: Department of Information Technology, Taipei City Government

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