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five-fold happiness

Chinese concepts of luck, prosperity, longevity, happiness, and wealth

Five-fold Happiness uncovers important values and concepts which are vital to understanding Chinese culture and contexts. The concepts fu, lu, shou, xi, cai or luck, prosperity, longevity, happiness and wealth are deeply woven into language, architecture, literature throughout thousands of years of history. These values and beliefs have had a lasting impression and are still relevant in contemporary life today. Understanding these concepts give insight to beliefs and behaviours engaging with Chinese audiences and negotiating cultures in the Asian Century.


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