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Q: What's the symbolism behind pinwheels?

They're everywhere.

10 years 23 weeks ago in  Culture - China

 
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Locally they are called "bagua", and the symbolic meaning of a pinwheel is “to turn one’s luck around”.   Chinese culture believes the pinwheel is an instrument to turn obstacles into opportunities and as such they are a revered symbol during Chinese New Year festitivies.

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