meaning: Emblem of longevity and honesty
meaning: Emblem of happiness, an upside down bat signifies that good fortune and happiness has arrived. The Wu Fu, or five bats, stand for the five blessings; long life, riches, health, love and a natural death
meaning: With a cat it means a wish to live to an old age. With peach blossoms, it means beauty and long life
meaning: It represents benefit in business
meaning: The cat is the protector of silkworms and dispenses evil spirits. They are said to be able to detect the spirits in the dark because of their good eyesight.
meaning: The emblem of autumn, and symbol of joviality. Also a symbol of long life, or duration
meaning: It symbolises achievement and fame; and frightens away ghosts at sunrise with it’s crowing
meaning: Longevity and superhuman wisdom. Cranes flying into the sky symbolise a rise in status
meaning: From the Han Dynasty the Dragon has been the imperial emblem of the Emperors. The coat of arms is two dragons contesting the fiery pearl
dragon headed fish
meaning: symbolises the change from carp to dragon. For long life and to help the owner stand out.
meaning: Symbol of fidelity, and love. Often shown in pairs, like the doves in the west
meaning: represents strength
meaning: Stands for strength, and astuteness, and high moral standards
meaning: is a symbol of wealth, a pair of fish represent marriage, fertility and tenacity
meaning: Emblem of perseverance and speed.
meaning: Also known as ‘Fu Dogs’, and symbols of superhuman strength, and protectors. They are emblems of valour and energy.
meaning: The symbol of purity and perfection, and an emblem of fruitfulness
meaning: The monkey drives away evil spirits. It is often seen holding a peach, which it stole from the garden of Xi-wang-mu
meaning: It is a symbol for spring, marriage and immortality. It gave immortality to the ‘Immortals’ and was the elixir of life to the Daoists
meaning: Is the king of flowers, and an omen of good fortune. Emblem of love and affection and feminine beauty.
meaning: The imperial symbol of authority
meaning: stands for long life
meaning: symbolizes longevity and immortality