New Year Eva
The New Year refers to the end of one year and the start of the coming year. This is a time when people celebrate the beginning of the New Year according to their culture and traditions. All countries that measure yearly calendars have New Year festive. In whatever way they celebrate the night, new year wishes for friends are extremely important.
New Year Celebration Around the Globe
People around the globe celebrate New Year Eva in unique and interesting ways ranging from watching firework to eating special foods.
In Japanese culture, some famed temples ring 108 sounds with the temple bell at mid night. According to this custom there are 108 desires regarding feeling, sense, and time in all people. In order to wipe out these desires, they ring 108 sounds since people used to suppose that these sounds were helpful for them.
The Chinese New Year occurs every year on the new moon of the first lunar month, also known as the Lunar New Year, about four to eight weeks before spring.
Chinese children wear red dress on New Year’s Eve. They clean their houses to sweep away evil spirits and bring in the good luck.
In some parts of Colombia, burning “Mr Old Year” is a New Year’s tradition. It needs the contribution of the whole family. The family members formulate a big stuffed male doll that symbolizes the old year. They put little fireworks in it to make it more thrilling while it burns. They also throw things inside it that they don’t wish for any longer, objects that can bring sadness or bad memories. They burn these things with the old year. It stands for that they don’t want to remember bad and sad things in the New Year. They dress the man with old clothes of each family member. Then, at midnight, on New Year’s Eve, they put the doll on fire. It symbolizes that they will forget all evils of the past.
At New Year’s night, striking-a-bell ceremony broadcast on TV in Korea. The bell is beaten 33 times. They do this is in memory of 33 fighters who gave their lives for the restoration of Korea. On the other side on New Year’s Day a large number of people rush to the sea to watch the sunrise. They believe their wish will come true if they see the sunrise of New Year.
Thailand has the most interesting New Year custom. The Thai specific New Year is celebrated on 13-April. On this day, Thai people splash water on each other. No one mind it or even can’t forbid for doing this.
People arrange get together to celebrate the New Year Night. They turn on the TV and as the bell starts ringing 12 times. They eat one grape, each time the bell rings and make a wish. Then they hug each other and wish a Happy New Year.
Scottish believes the first person enter into the house after midnight on New Year’s Eve brings luck to their house for the coming year. They called it lucky bird.
In some parts of Italy an old custom is still running. At New Year Night, they throw out old things from the window.
New Year Shopping
New year Night is a special night and you might need some beautiful clothes to dress up. Boxing Day, 26th of December is a great time to shop online and avail huge discount. Browse different websites and order online.
Let’s enjoy New Year with Delicious Homemade Cakes
27 New Year Wishes for Friends
Beautiful New Year Wishes