Lucky Instagram Captions for Every Photo Celebrating the Lunar New Year

The Year of the Ox is officially here!

This year's Lunar New Year begins today, Feb. 12, celebrating the first new moon of the lunisolar calendar, observed throughout much of Asia. This special holiday is celebrated in many countries, with many wonderful traditions. If you're someone who observes the day, keep reading for our favorite Instagram captions for the big day.

For flaunting the red money envelopes you've collected:

"Rich in mind, body and spirit."

Shutterstock: The Chinese sentence means' Happy, fortune, good luck, satisfying all desires ' It is a blessing on envelopes that we will find in every Chinese New Year. The young girl held many red envelopes.

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For the shot of you enjoying your longevity noodles:

"The longer the noodles, the better the luck."


For that cute selfie of the red outfit you wore for the special occasion:

"Red is the ultimate cure for sadness."

-Bill Blass


For the photo of your Zoom reunion dinner with family:

"Just because you can't be together doesn't mean you're not together."


For the pic of you opening your window to let the Lunar New Year's luck inside:

"Out with the old luck, and in with the new."

Shutterstock: Portrait of a young girl in a red dress and a yellow hat while she is opening a curtain the let the light come through the window.

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For the image of your bounty-bringing catfish dinner:

"Catfish! Make a wish."


For the shot of you next to a glowing scarlet and gold new year lamp:

"Light a lantern and prosper."


For commemorating the people who aren't with you this Lunar New Year:

"Always remember we are under the same sky, looking at the same moon."


For the shot of your messy room on the new year:

"Not gonna sweep any of my luck away."

Shutterstock: Directly above view of long-haired ginger school girl lying on soft carpet with her legs on bed and texting on smartphone

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For when the Lunar New Year is making you feel new and invigorated:

"I've got a little Spring Festival in my step."


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