The Spring Festival is a traditional cultural circle Chinese characters on the lunar new year, known as “new year”, the traditional name for the new year, new year, new year, but also called the degree of verbal and celebrate the new year, Chinese New year. Chinese people have been in the Spring Festival for more than 4000 years. In modern times, the Spring Festival is scheduled for the 1th day of the first month of the Chinese lunar calendar, but generally at least to the fifteen (Spring Festival) new year is over, in the folk, the Spring Festival is a traditional sense from the twelfth lunar month the Greek Festival or the twelfth lunar month twenty-three or twenty-four people, until the nineteen.
During the Spring Festival, Chinese Han people and some ethnic minorities hold various celebrations. These activities are to worship ancestral gods, worshiping ancestors, Fu Ying Hei then, pray for a good harvest as the main content, form rich and colorful, with strong ethnic characteristics. Influenced by Chinese culture, some countries and peoples belonging to the Chinese cultural circle also have the custom of celebrating the spring festival. On the day of the Spring Festival, people return home as much as possible to their families to express their fervent hopes for the coming year and the best wishes for the new year.
The Spring Festival is the most solemn traditional festival of the Chinese nation. It is also an important carrier for the Chinese people to release their emotions and satisfy their psychological demands. It is the annual carnival and the spiritual pillar of the Chinese nation. The Spring Festival, Tomb Sweeping Day, Dragon Boat Festival and Mid Autumn Festival are called the four traditional festivals in china.
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