Shanghai, China / April 2007.Wood carving of fish in a shop. Fish representations are found throughout China. Chinese culture is rich in symbolism that is still observed in contemporary culture. A fish is a symbol of prosperity. One reason is that the Chinese word for fish (yu) sounds like the word for riches or abundance. .© Ellen B. Senisi

Shanghai, China / April 2007.Wood carving of fish in a shop. Fish representations are found throughout China. Chinese culture is rich in symbolism that is still observed in contemporary culture. A fish is a symbol of prosperity. One reason is that the Chinese word for fish (yu) sounds like the word for riches or abundance. .© Ellen B. Senisi

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