Sound of a traditional Chinese fortune telling activity : shaking fortune sticks. Every year on Chinese New Year, the general public love to visit Che Kung Temple in Shatin, wishing for luck and fortune to be with them the coming year. Inside the temple, they would shake fortune sticks and ask for advice from Goddesses, with respect to their health, wealth, job, relationships, etc. In the audio clip, you can hear the sounds of shaking fortune sticks, with other background noises, such as family chatting, hitting of traditional Chinese drums, temple announcements, etc. It is the sound of happiness and joy!
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