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Monday, February 18, 2019

Lantern Festival - Yee Peng


Today the Chinese celebrate the Lantern Festival and marks the end of the Chinese New Year Celebrations.

Floating Lanterns are released into the sky. This symbolizes the release of ills and bad luck of the previous years. It is believed that when you do this act of releasing the lanterns into the sky, and if you make a wish it will come true, and there is a catch to it - if you make that wish, make sure you do good deeds the following year!

It is one of the most celebrated occasions around the world. Wishing all a great year ahead and may only good and peace thrive in this world of ours!

-shobana-

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My Proud Moments Include :-

A Christmas Duet in April 2018 Newsletter of WinningWriters.com -One of the Writer's Digest 101 Best Websites for Writers .

"Goddess of Song" was accepted and published in the February 2018 issue of the Enchanted Conversation Magazine.

Shobana's poem "A Potter's Clay" was published in the International Forum for the Literature and Culture of Peace (IFLAC)as a peace initiative contribution in 2014.

A Christmas Duet was published in the paperback edition on 25/1/2018 and is now sold worldwide (the links are below)
She was awarded the Top 10% among writers badge for her entry "A CHRISTMAS DUET" in the Inkitt Grand Novel Contest.

Her book of poetry 'Imagination Unchained" was featured in Women's Weekly in 2015