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Chinese New Year Facebook Covers

Chinese New Year Facebook Covers

Chinese New Year Facebook Covers: Chinese New Year is an important Chinese festival celebrated at the turn of the traditional lunisolar Chinese calendar. It is also known as the Spring Festival, the literal translation of the modern Chinese name. Celebrations traditionally run from the evening preceding the first day, to the Lantern Festival on the 15th day of the first …

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Why France celebrate Labour Day or May Day?

Why France celebrate Labour Day or May Day?

Strangely enough, it started in the USA. On 1 May 1886 American Labor Unions organized a strike in favor of limiting working hours to an eight-hour day. In 1889 the 2nd Socialist International decided to may May 1st a special day for demonstrations. But it was a right-wing government that consolidated the festival; in 1941 the Vichy government, Hitler’s puppet, …

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Who is the Easter Bunny?

Who is the Easter Bunny?

On Easter Sunday, many children wake up to find that the Easter Bunny has left them baskets of candy. He has also hidden the eggs that they decorated earlier that week. Children hunt for the eggs all around the house. Neighborhoods and organizations hold Easter egg hunts, and the child who finds the most eggs wins a prize. The Easter …

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Holi Greetings

Holi Greetings

Holi Greetings: Holi is a spring festival, also known as the festival of colours or the festival of sharing love. It is an ancient Hindu religious festival which has become popular with non-Hindus in many parts of South Asia, as well as people of other communities outside Asia. Holi Greetings for WhatsApp, Instagram & Facebook

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Chinese New Year Images

Chinese New Year Images

Chinese New Year Images: Chinese New Year is an important Chinese festival celebrated at the turn of the traditional lunisolar Chinese calendar. It is also known as the Spring Festival, the literal translation of the modern Chinese name. Celebrations traditionally run from the evening preceding the first day, to the Lantern Festival on the 15th day of the first calendar …

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Chinese New Year Coloring Pages

Chinese New Year Coloring Pages

Chinese New Year Coloring Pages: Chinese New Year is an important Chinese festival celebrated at the turn of the Chinese calendar. In China, it is also known as the Spring Festival, the literal translation of the modern Chinese name. Every year has a animal related to it. Click on any image you like to enlarge it. You can download this image …

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How Long Chinese New Year Celebrations Last?

How Long Chinese New Year Celebrations Last?

Chinese New Year, Lunar New Year or Spring Festival is the most important of the traditional Chinese holidays. It is often inaccurately called “Lunar New Year”, because – as part of the lunisolar Chinese calendar – the date is partially determined based on lunar phase. The festival traditionally begins on the first day of the first month in the Chinese …

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What is the history of Chinese New Year?

What is the history of Chinese New Year?

The most important holiday for Chinese around the world is undoubtedly Chinese New Year – and it all started out of fear. The centuries-old legend on the origins of the New Year celebration varies from teller to teller, but they all include a story of a terrible mythical monster who preyed on villagers. The lion-like monster’s name was Nian which …

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होकर मगन आया है बसंत – विवेल हिरदे

गाओ सखी होकर मगन आया है बसंत, राजा है ये ऋतुओं का आनंद है अनंत। पीत सोन वस्त्रों से सजी है आज धरती, आंचल में अपने सौंधी-सौंधी गंध भरती। तुम भी सखी पीत परिधानों में लजाना, नृत्य करके होकर मगन प्रियतम को रिझाना। सीख लो इस ऋतु में क्या है प्रेम मंत्र, गाओ सखी होकर मगन आया है बसंत। राजा …

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Why is the Spring Festival celebrated?

The ancient town of Hama in Syria is well known for its Spring Festival celebrated every year for two weeks in April. This festival had its origins in the 2nd millennium BC when it would be celebrated to offer prayers and sacrifices to Adonis, the god of fertility. However, the tradition disappeared gradually over the centuries and reappeared briefly in …

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