The Chinese beleive in a different zodiac or star signs as we do.
They follow a cycle of years named after 12 animals.
Rat, Ox, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Goat, Monkey, Rooster, Dog and Boar.
In China, singers like Celine Dion and South Korea's "Gangnam Style" star Psy are among the big names lined up for this year's Lunar New Year gala TV celebrations, for the Year of the Snake.
Celine Dion will be singing "My Heart Will Go On" from China's favorite film, "Titanic."
She will also sing folk song "Jasmine Flower" as a duet with Chinese soprano Song Zuying.
The Dragon: is considered as a helpful and friendly creature. linked to good luck, long life and wisdom....
The Dragon dance will be performed in all parts of China...... as it scares away the evil spirits.....the longer the Drangon, the better Luck for the New Year.