Symbol of Fortune

A door in Jiahe New Village
Emblem on a door in Jiahe New Village.

Fú 福 is the Chinese character for luck and good fortune that commonly appears on the entrances to homes all across the Sinosphere. This particular example comes from the door to a home in the recently abandoned military dependents’ village of Jiahe New Village 嘉禾新村 in Zhōngzhèng District 中正區, Taipei 台北.