The Spring Festival is the beginning of the year of the Chinese lunar calendar, a folk grandest , most lively old traditional festival that it is China too, the folk habit that spent the Spring Festival of China, developed from " holding a memorial ceremony for curedly " of times of primitive society in the main . The ancient people of our country work hard through one year, when the beginning of the year of end at years old, with hunting and reaping things to offer sacrifices to all God and ancestor agriculturally of them, Israel thanks the vouchsafing of nature.
Let " celebrate the New Year " also the Spring Festival, commonly called as " year ", " year " one bring people animal of broken imagination of luck. " year " comes , the trees wither and cover , one hundred grasses are not raw; " year " one " pass ", everything grow, everywhere flower. By 30 days of the twelfth month of lunar calendar, in the hour hand has been moved at midnight, the Spring Festival came. According to the lunar calendar of our country, commonly called as annual the first day, the traditional celebration lasts from New Year's Eve to the 15 Lantern Festivals of the first month of the lunar year. Offer a sacrifice to an ancestor , clear away filthily before the first day of the first month of the lunar year. Will stick door god , antithetical couplet , take dumplings , setting off the fireworks on the 30th, the ceremony of " staying up late of all night on New Year's Eve " etc. on New Year's Eve; The younger generation of Junior One pays New Year call to the elder in the first month of the lunar year, then reach relatives and friends' home He Nian. Relatives and friends say at the time of first meeting that congratulates each other in words , such as some " getting rich " , " celebrating the New Year well " ,etc., the new son-in-law should go to parents-in-law's home to pay New Year call, generally select annual the third day, in addition, all parts call at somebody's house and pay New Year call except that each other, still give children money given to children as a lunar New year gift , dance lion in festival, play with the dragon lantern, perform the folk art performance given on traditional or religious festivals , stroll in the flower market, award the customs , such as lantern fair ,etc.. This festive lantern all over the city, visitor's full street, have an unprecedently grand occasion, did not calculate finishing until the Spring Festival after the Lantern Festival (the 15th of the first month of the lunar year ).
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