Asian New Year traditionsAsian New Year traditions
31 Dec.
Ivan2
With each stroke, according to the Japanese, it chases away everything bad that happened last year, so that it is not repeated in the New Year....
The Strangest New Year's Traditions Around the WorldThe Strangest New Year's Traditions Around the World
06 Jan.
Topato
The celebration of New Year's in all corners of the world is the prime ritual used to bring in the coming year. Here you will find some of the most curious traditions from around the world....
Divination for the Upcoming Year on New Year's EveDivination for the Upcoming Year on New Year's Eve
29 Dec.
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New Year's Eve is considered to be the most mystical time of the whole year, as it is believed that the barrier between the world of the living and the dead is thinnest....
Calculate Your Fate for the New YearCalculate Your Fate for the New Year
05 Feb.
Topato
For you the new year is the 4th year of the cycle....
How warm countries welcome the New YearHow warm countries welcome the New Year
31 Dec.
Ivan2
In Australia, the New Year comes without snow, trees, reindeer and other common attributes of the holiday. The tradition in Australia is to welcome the New Year under the open sky with friends and family....
Feng Shui charms make New Year come trueFeng Shui charms make New Year come true
31 Dec.
Ivan2
If, before the New Year, you put somewhere in your home a trophy or other figure of a bat, it will bring luck and wealth in the next year....
New Discovery: 2000-Year-Old Natural Pearl in AustraliaNew Discovery: 2000-Year-Old Natural Pearl in Australia
15 June
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During excavations of an ancient aboriginal village, Australian archaeologists found an extremely rare 2000-year-old natural pearl, reports AFP. The discovery is the 1st of its kind ever found in Australia....
The Year of the Yellow Earth Dog is Here! Eastern Traditions and CustomsThe Year of the Yellow Earth Dog is Here! Eastern Traditions and Customs
16 Feb.
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The Day of the Traditional Dinner On the actual New Year's Day, it's important for the Chinese to be with their families around a lavish table....
In the U.S., New Year does not come without a ball fallingIn the U.S., New Year does not come without a ball falling
01 Jan.
Ivan2
The traditional meal on New Year is the coupled John - a dish of beans with a black eye in the middle....
What do Dreams on New Year's Eve Mean?What do Dreams on New Year's Eve Mean?
31 Dec.
Topato
Our dreams are also more potent and show us what we can expect throughout the New Year. Whatever you dream on the night of New Year's Eve will definitely come true but it may take the entire calendar year to do so....
Maundy Thursday - Myths and TraditionsMaundy Thursday - Myths and Traditions
17 Apr.
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Kneading of traditional Easter bread (panettone) begins on the fourth day of the week before Easter....
Our Luck in the New Year Depends on the Zodiac Signs at the Dinner TableOur Luck in the New Year Depends on the Zodiac Signs at the Dinner Table
09 Jan.
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That which fate has in store for us in the coming year is transferred to us by the people next to us on New Year's Eve....
Paleontologists Discover New Species of Dinosaur That Lived 200 Million Years AgoPaleontologists Discover New Species of Dinosaur That Lived 200 Million Years Ago
27 Oct.
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It's the first proof of its kind that a gigantic bloodthirsty dinosaur lived in Southern Africa an entire 100 million years before the appearance of Tyrannosaurus Rex....
Rituals for Love and Luck on New Year's EveRituals for Love and Luck on New Year's Eve
31 Dec.
Topato
The Americans provide a prime example of this, always serving the traditional roasted turkey on the big-name holidays (Christmas, Thanksgiving)....
New Year's Rituals and Superstitions: Paint the Front Door RedNew Year's Rituals and Superstitions: Paint the Front Door Red
31 Dec.
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A new tradition, owing its origins to Italy, has been taking over Europe however, that being - bringing in the New Year while wearing red underwear....