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The Year of the Cat?

It's the Year of the Cat!While most of Asia is celebrating the Year of the Rabbit, Vietnam is busy ringing in the Year of the Cat. The Vietnamese New Year celebration began on February 3 and will continue until the 15th alongside Chinese New Year. There is much speculation about how the cat came to replace the rabbit in Vietnam’s lunar zodiac, and we’ve rounded up the best known explanations for the split.

Learn how the cat hopped over the rabbit in the Vietnamese calendar ››

Source:  Catster

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February 8, 2011 Posted by | Newsletters about Cats, Poems and Stories | , , | Comments Off on The Year of the Cat?