The world is celebrating Chinese New Year 2014

On this auspicious day, WorldwideFriendSoulmate would like to spread the love and friendship around.  Irregardless of color or creed, the joy is everywhere as the Chinese population celebrates the lunar new year of the wooden horse 2014.

Below is a collection of images as Chinese communities around the world were gearing up for the Chinese New Year celebration from 31 January 2014 and will last for 15 days.

Extracted from http://globalnews.ca/news/1117647/gallery-lunar-new-year-celebrations-from-around-the-world/

A couple takes pictures in front of Chinese plum blossoms trees decoration in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014. (Photo credit: Daniel Chan/AP Photo)

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People walk past golden horse statues on display in front of a hotel in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014. (Photo credit: Lai Seng Sin/AP Photo)
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A man walks at Fo Guang Shan Dong Zen Buddhist Temple decorated for the Chinese New Year in Jenjarom, outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014. (Photo credit: Lai Seng Sin/AP Photo)
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A group of dancers perform a Chinese traditional lion dance during the ‘Ngelawang’ Ritual at Dharmayana Chinese Temple on Jan. 30, 2014 in Kuta, Indonesia. (Photo credit: Agung Parameswara/Getty Images)
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A visitor passes the trees decorated with red lanterns at the Spring Festival Temple Fair for celebrating Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse at the Temple of Earth park on Jan. 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. (Photo credit: Feng Li/Getty Images)
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A Balinese ethnic Chinese man prepares offerings during the ‘Ngelawang’ Ritual at Dharmayana Chinese Temple on Jan. 30, 2014 in Kuta, Indonesia.(Photo credit: Agung Parameswara/Getty Images)
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The horse toys are seen at a game area of the Spring Festival Temple Fair for celebrating Chinese Lunar New Year of Horse at the Temple of Earth park on Jan. 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. (Photo credit: Feng Li/Getty Images)
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Chinese folk artists perform during the opening ceremony of the Spring Festival Temple Fair at the Temple of Earth park on Jan. 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. (Photo credit: Feng Li/Getty Images)
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Chinese paramilitary police officers dressed as Qing Dynasty servants before a re-enactment of an ancient ceremony of Qing Dynasty emperors praying for good harvest and fortune during the opening ceremony of the Spring Festival Temple Fair at the Temple of Earth park on Jan. 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. (Photo credit: Feng Li/Getty Images)
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A group of dancers perform a Chinese traditional lion dance during the ‘Ngelawang’ Ritual on Jan. 30, 2014 in Kuta, Indonesia. (Photo credit:Agung Parameswara/Getty Images)
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