Chinese New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, is one of the most significant traditional holidays in China, marking the beginning of the lunar new year. This year, Chinese New Year 2024 will be observed on Saturday, February 10. It is celebrated with great enthusiasm and lasts for about 15 days, with each day carrying its own significance and customs. Families come together to honour their ancestors, share meals, exchange gifts, and participate in various cultural activities and traditions. During Chinese New Year, sharing greetings is an integral part of the festivities. People exchange well-wishes and blessings with each other, expressing hopes for prosperity, good health, happiness, and longevity in the coming year. As you celebrate Chinese New Year 2024, we at LatestLY have compiled a collection of Happy Chinese New Year 2024 images and wallpapers that you can download and share with one and all as greetings for the day.

Greetings are often accompanied with giving red envelopes, called "hongbao," containing money as a symbol of good luck and blessings. In addition to verbal greetings, sending written messages of goodwill is also common during Chinese New Year. People exchange greeting cards, messages, or letters, often adorned with auspicious symbols such as the Chinese character for "fortune" (福) or images of the zodiac animal representing the current year. These messages convey heartfelt wishes for a joyful and prosperous new year ahead.

In recent years, technology has also played a significant role in sharing Chinese New Year greetings. With the rise of social media and messaging apps, people now send digital messages, e-cards, and even virtual red envelopes to their friends, family, and colleagues. Here is a wide range of Happy Chinese New Year 2024 images and Year of The Wood Dragon wallpapers that you can download and share with all your friends and family as greetings for the day.

Chinese New Year Greetings (File Image)

WhatsApp Message Reads: Wishing You Abundant Luck, Wealth, and Opportunities in the Coming Year! Happy Chinese New Year!

WhatsApp Message Reads: Wish You Infinite Good Fortune on the Lunar New Year. Enjoy a Splendid Year Ahead!

Happy Chinese New Year (File Image)

WhatsApp Message Reads: My Heartfelt Best Wishes Are With You and Your Loving Family Throughout This New Year and Always. Wishing You All Joy and Prosperity in the New Year. Gong Xi Fa Cai!

Chinese New Year 2024 (Photo Credits: File Image)

WhatsApp Message Reads: Gong Xi Fa Chai! Wishing You a Prosperous Chinese New Year 2024.

WhatsApp Message Reads: Happy Chinese New Year! Wishing You a Fun and Adventurous Year of the Dragon.

Chinese New Year 2024 Messages: Happy CNY Quotes, Year Of The Dragon Wishes & Greetings For The Day

Despite modernisation, the essence of sharing greetings remains the same – it's a way to strengthen bonds, express gratitude, and usher in good fortune for the year ahead. Wishing everyone a Happy Chinese New Year 2024!

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Feb 11, 2024 11:47 AM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website