Chinese New Year

Why is Chinese new year celebrated on a different day?

When Chinese new year about to start mostly time Chinese new celebrated on different days I also think Why is Chinese new year celebrated on a different day.

Why is Chinese new year celebrated on a different day

So i found answer of the question and i think i share with you people.

Chinese new year celebrated on a different day because of they fallow lunisolar calendar and western countries fallow Gregorian calendar. And so because of the lunisolar calendar is different from the Gregorian calendar that’s why they Chinese new year celebrated on a different day.

Why the Chinese New Year changes date?

This festival has been going on for more than four thousand years.

The Chinese New Year, also known as “The Spring Festival”, is one of the most important celebrations for the families of this country. This festival has been going on for more than four thousand years. This 2018 is celebrating the year 4,716.

In Western countries, New Year’s Day always falls in January. In China it is the second new moon after the winter solstice, usually, this happens between January 21 and February 20 in the Gregorian calendar. From this festivity, the farmers prepare for planting.

The celebration of the New Year in China lasts 15 days, however, the government gives officers only three days. It is common for many families to take advantage of this period as a vacation, traveling to their towns or hometowns to celebrate with their loved ones. At dinner, you can not miss the pork and fish to bring abundance and good luck, as well as the famous? dumplings?

MANY PEOPLE WEAR RED THIS DAY TO ATTRACT SUCCESS AND GOOD FORTUNE.

During the first day of the new year, the Chinese crowd the temples to ask, above all, for money. Another Chinese new year tradition includes handing out money in a red envelope, called “hongbao”, to children and adults without a partner. In recent years, the gift has become digital.

The Lunar New Year concludes with the Lantern Festival, celebrated during the night with parades and exhibitions of decorated lanterns. The most important thing here is the Dance of the Dragon, which are made of paper, silk, and bamboo. In recent years, this is one of the dances performed in different parts of the world at this time.

IN ALL THE CHINESE NEIGHBORHOODS OF THE WORLD IN THIS CELEBRATION THERE ARE DANCES AND LOTS OF PARTIES.

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