The MANEKI–NEKO or the Beckoning Cat, but also the Fortune Cat (Japanese: 招き猫?) is very popular in Japanese and Chinese cultures.
It’s a lucky cat charm, that has one paw raised in what looks like a kind of wave. These cats are believed to attract good fortune.
Add some colors to these various coloring pages of Maneki-Neko !
- White maneki neko often with tricolor spots or patches : This is considered to bring pure good luck because tricolor cats are not an everyday occurrence, much like good luck
- Gold maneki neko color : This is believed to invite in money and wealth
- Black maneki neko color : This is thought to ward off evil and disease