Festival dragon for the 2024 Lunar New Year celebration
Color this Festival dragon for the New Year! A great coloring activity for all ages, this luck dragon is ready to bring in the Lunar New Year. Chinese New Year is on February 10th, 2024.
Download and print this dragon coloring page and enjoy adding your own colors with your favorite crayons, colored pencils, and gel pens and make it your own beautiful art.
Hand illustrated by Suzy LeeLo. Be sure to follow me for coloring pages and coloring posters you can enjoy all year long.
What Does the Dragon Symbolize?
In the context of Lunar New Year, the dragon holds significant cultural and symbolic meaning. In Chinese culture, the dragon is a symbol of strength, good luck, and power. It is considered an auspicious creature that brings positive energy and prosperity. During Lunar New Year celebrations, the dragon is often featured in parades and dances, believed to chase away evil spirits and usher in good fortune for the coming year.
The dragon is also associated with the Chinese zodiac, which operates on a 12-year cycle, with each year represented by a different animal. The Year of the Dragon is considered particularly special and is believed to bring good fortune to individuals born during that year.
Incorporating a dragon into Lunar New Year festivities, whether through decorations, art, or coloring pages, is a way to embrace cultural traditions and convey wishes for a prosperous and harmonious year ahead.
New Year's Coloring Pages Bundle Available
This fun coloring page is also available in a new year's coloring pages bundle pack! If you like this one, consider the bundle that features 4 of my unique coloring pages for you to enjoy coloring as you celebrate the new year coming:
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1 PDF file for printing and 1 PNG file to import into your coloring apps.