lucky cat chinese

Lucky Cat Chinese

Lucky Cat: Unraveling the Symbolism of This Chinese Charm

Origins in Chinese folklore The Lucky Cat, known in Japanese as Maneki-Neko, is often mistaken as solely a Japanese cultural symbol. While its modern form did originate in Japan, its roots can be traced back to Chinese folklore and symbolism. The cat, particularly in white, has long been associated with good fortune in Chinese culture. This stems...