The Year of the Tiger began on February 14, 2010, and will end on February 2, 2011. Those born in the Year of the Tiger are said to be courageous, strong, and mysterious. People of Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, Tibetan, and Mongolian heritage celebrate the Lunar New Year. Parades, parties and other special events are used to celebrate the event. Narcissus flowers are thought to be a good omen and are appropriate to display at this time of renewed hope for the future.