The Chinese dragon is a mythical creature with many interpretations through cultures in East Asia and Southeast Asia. Revered by many as a symbol of power and strength, the dragon is also associated with good luck. The design of the new Canadian Lucky Dragon Coin includes the symbolism of the dragon as luck.
Dragons are deeply ingrained in Chinese and East Asian culture. For those who are lucky enough to be associated with the dragon, it is a symbol of good luck. The design on the reverse of these coins from Simon Ng showcases the dragon in a luck design.