New Year traditions in different countries
• New Year traditions in different countries
The New Year is getting closer. Even in November, already pre-Christmas mood hovers in the air. On TV more often twist a Christmas advertising. In general, are nearing New Year's Eve 2016 as the rest in Russia - they know everything. But what traditions from other countries during the celebration of the New Year?
Brazil. In Brazil, it made New Year's Eve to drive away evil spirits. To do this, all clothed in white garments. Some commit jumping in the ocean waves on the beach and throw flowers into the sea.
Chile. At midnight, Chileans eat a spoonful of lentils and put money into shoes. This is believed to bring prosperity and wealth throughout the year. The more adventurous can spend New Year's Eve at the cemetery with deceased loved ones.
China. Chinese New Year is renowned for its unimaginable firework. Also, the Chinese decided to dress up in red and give children money in red envelopes. By the way, Chinese people celebrate the New Year according to the lunar calendar.
Cuba. Cubans, who was overcome passion for travel, should collect the suitcase in the New Year's Eve. Then the new year will bring you a lot of exciting trips. And just for a successful year Cubans sweep the house or splash water out of the window.
Denmark. Want wish love and prosperity to yourself or your friends? Beat the dishes under their windows. For further luck can jump from the chair at midnight.
Ecuador. Ecuadorians burn effigies of politicians and other people who they do not like. This is done at midnight. Tradition is designed to get rid of the negative energy of the past year. Another Ecuadorian tradition - to hide money around the house. This will bring prosperity in the new year.
Germany. You read tea leaves? Now listen, as do the brutal Germans. The new year they lead is melted and poured it into cold water. Guessing is happening on the form that took the frozen lead.
Greece. In Greece, bake a cake, which is hidden inside a coin or other small object. The one who gets the coveted piece, it will be very successful in the new year.
Russia. Did you know that one of the Russian traditions of celebrating the New Year - is to write their wish on a piece of paper, burn it, and pour the ashes in a glass of champagne, after which it is necessary to drink? All happy!