Master Stephen Hwa as a celebrant of Chinese New Year giving crisp dollar bills in a red envelope to the mouth of his Lion friend.
Link to Master Stephen Hwa demonstrating "Round" and "Square" Form for the IBPS Miami, Fl
Link to video of Lion Dance at 4:45 you can get a glimpse of Stephen and Eva Hwa
This Chinese New Year gives us all hope for a better year in 2012 and it begins this Monday the 23rd. It is the 2nd new moon after the Winter Solstice of December 22, 2011. The Chinese year 4710 begins on Monday with the new moon, and in Master Stephen Hwa's hometown in Wuxi, Jiangsu Province it is considered the beginning of Spring.