Finding fortune with the fishes

Thirty-eight elders from Sarah Seniors Activity Centre, aged 69 to 96, gathered at Underwater World Singapore yesterday morning to touch palms with an underwater "God of Fortune" in scuba gear for good luck. The seniors were also presented with manda
ST PHOTO: ALICIA CHAN

Thirty-eight elders from Sarah Seniors Activity Centre, aged 69 to 96, gathered at Underwater World Singapore yesterday morning to touch palms with an underwater "God of Fortune" in scuba gear for good luck. The seniors were also presented with mandarin oranges, spring couplets and New Year blessings. Part of the attraction's annual Chinese New Year celebration, the underwater God of Fortune will be at the Underwater Tunnel daily at 11.15am and 4.15pm till Feb 22 to wish visitors prosperity.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on February 05, 2016, with the headline 'Finding fortune with the fishes'. Print Edition | Subscribe