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22-FEB-2015 LynnH

Lion Dance

Stafford, Texas

Lion dance 舞狮; 舞獅 is a form of traditional dance in Chinese culture,
in which performers mimic a lion's movements in a lion costume.
Lion dances can be broadly categorized into two styles, Northern (北獅) and Southern (南獅).

There are three types of lions: the golden lion, representing liveliness; the red lion, representing courage; and the green lion, representing friendship.

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Julie Oldfield19-Jan-2016 03:12
Love this!! V
Ray :)18-Jan-2016 21:17
I thought you were quick off the draw with the Chinese New Year. Then I noticed!
laine18-Jan-2016 17:23
I am drawn to a red lion...I like this one a lot. V
Helen Betts18-Jan-2016 16:30
Love this head-on with great color, and if it's possible, a great expression as well. V.
Irene Wehrli18-Jan-2016 16:05
Fantastic - the costume as well as the picture!
Jim Coffman18-Jan-2016 14:29
This is so cool!!
larose forest photos18-Jan-2016 14:23
Terrific colours and nicely composed shot, along with great info. V
Jeff Real18-Jan-2016 14:13
Great shot of the crowd and your subject ~V~