e-Nengajō for the New Year of the Horse's celebration
e-Nengajo for the Year of The Horse. Due to the presence of the honorific language (keigo) this ecard is suitable to be sent to one's superiors. Text meaning (from right to left): 恭賀新年 (japanese expression equivalent with 'Happy New Year'). The second column: 謹んで新年のお慶びを申し上げます is a very polite japanese phrase used for wishing someone a joyful New Year. 昨年は大変お世話になりまして、ありがとうございました。'Thank you for your great (support) help during the past year. The last column: 本年も何卒よろしくお願い申し上げます。'I hope (ask) for your favour again in the coming year' (a very polite formula).