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    Uh, why is there a lion in the copy room?
    Uh, why is there a lion in the copy room?
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    Uh, why is there a lion in the copy room?

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    Calvin Guan
    Calvin Guan
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    Why is there a lion in our office?

    In Cantonese tradition, lion dances are held to bring good fortune, prosperity and luck.

    They mimic the actions of their big cat companions, to the beat of cymbals and drums.

    The best luck of all? That comes from touching the lion’s head.

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    CALVIN GUAN
    CALVIN GUAN
    Calvin is a contributor to Inkstone. He is studying for a master’s degree in journalism at the University of Hong Kong.

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