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Join the Celebration - Meet Your Neighbors: Discover Your Roots!
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Sometimes understanding starts very close to home.


Without traveling far, many people can visit Chinatowns and see the unique architecture, visit temples, taste dim sum, wander through butcher shops, grocery stores and bakeries full of ethnic comestibles, sample all kinds of teas and visit fortune cookie factories. In the United States, there are Chinatowns in San Francisco, New York City, Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia, Seattle, Washington DC, Houston, and many more cities. There are Chinatowns in England, France, Australia, Malaysia, Singapore, Canada plus many other countries.



Good Luck Life: The Essential Guide to
Chinese American Celebrations and
, is a treasure chest, a compelling
collection that’s as fun as it is fascinating.
You’ll discover: Rosemary Gong’s graceful
poetry and memories of Chinese-American
celebrations; the legends and lore---secrets and significance---facts and history—that define each holiday; plus recipes and check lists for creating your own authentic Chinese- American occasions.

Norine Dresser’s book, Multicultural Celebrations, Today’s Rules and Etiquette for Life’s Special Occasions, gives invaluable advice about how to behave if you’re lucky enough to be invited to share another culture’s holidays.



For Hindu women who conduct pujas at shrines in their homes (or for others who would like to), the book For My Puja Room, published with both Hindi and English text, will help you understand and conduct these beautiful rituals.

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