The Lunar New Year in 2024 begins on Saturday February 10th, and marks the beginning of the Year of the Dragon according to the Chinese zodiac. People around the world, especially those of East Asian descent, celebrate this important cultural and traditional holiday with various festivities, including family gatherings, feasting, fireworks, and cultural performances. My family celebrates by coming together over meals, exchanging red envelopes and blessings, as well as visiting the temples to pray for the new year ahead and share our wishes with our ancestors.
The Year of the Dragon is considered particularly auspicious, symbolizing power, strength, and good fortune. The Lunar New Year is a time for renewal, reflection, and spending quality time with loved ones, ushering in positive energy for the year ahead.
Here are 5 powerful affirmations you can practice, embody, and repeat for the Year of the Dragon:
1. I look forward to new beginnings.
2. I am capable, strong, and powerful.
3. I am open to evolution and change.
4. I own my power in everything that I do.
5. I welcome good fortune and prosperity.
Which affirmation resonates with you the most? What are you looking forward to creating this year?