People Believe Maneki-Neko would bring Good Fourtune.
"Maneki" means Beckoning or Inviting
"Neko" means cat
Maneki-Neko is used as a Good Luck Charm to draw visitors or customers to houses, shops or resturants.

 

There are three different Figures:

1. Left Paw Up

2. Right Paw Up

3. Left and Right Paw Up

In general Maneki-Neko have their paw raised up to their left ear.

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