They believed that after the Nian ate the food they prepared, it wouldn’t attack any more people but they were wrong. One day, a god visited villagers in the village. God tell them that they need to put a red sticker on the wall and the doorways and hang the firecrackers around the village. The villagers did what the god tell him to. When it’s time for Nian to come out and eat, Nian shocked and scared from the red sticker and from the sound of crackling fireworks.
The custom of putting up red paper and firing fire-crackers to scare away Nian should it have a chance to run loose is still around. How Do Chinese People Celebrate Chinese New Year Nowadays, some celebration customs accompany the Spring Festival still followed, such as decorating their houses with all things red, paper chains, firing firecrackers, and performing a lion/dragon dance. But some have been weakened. By the time the New Year arrives, families have already spent several days preparing for the big event; cleaning the house, buying gifts, and cooking festive foods. Here are some traditions to celebrate Chinese New Year: 1.
People from all parts of China gathered here to watch the ceremony while greeting the arrival of 2008. A child was sitting on the adult’s shoulder while watching the flag-raising ceremony. Japan Every year on 1 January, Japanese celebrate their New Year or also known as Oshiogatsu or shogatsu. In general, the New Year in Japan commences on 31 December and lasts until 3 January. On every 31 December at the midnight, Buddhist temples ring their bells for 108 times on the last night of the passing year all over Japan.
Accessed April 23, 2017. https://china-journal.org/2016/03/14/filial-pietyin-chinese-culture/.5) Asian philosophy is often geared toward harmony and discipline over democracy and individualism, like in the west. The next of the important relationships is father to son. Family is moral embryo, a microcosm of society as a whole. This relationship is based on the idea of xiao, or filial piety. It is moral duty toward elders and parents, meaning one must have reverence and devotion toward them.
For any country in the New Year is a very special and very important a way to celebrate festival, New Year is a very worth to make people happy and memory of a holiday, the New Year, is the first day of the year, to most countries in the world. Countries around the world, especially in ancient times has a different date, the modern system of most countries in the world for the calendar on January 1. Below for the Chinese New Year, Spring Festival is Chinese traditional culture on the lunar New Year, commonly known as the "festival", the traditional name for the New Year again, year, New Year, but verbally, celebrates the New Year, New Year's day is also called the degree of years old. The Chinese Spring Festival has a history
Keeping Pets Make Human Life Better The first evidence for human beings living with animals is 12, 0000 years ago which is in 10000 BC; prove that humans and dogs had a special bond between them . It is a fact that humans have kept animals as pets since ancient times. How about today? Nowadays, keeping pets at home is gaining increasing popularity. Other people around the globe seem to have tamed many sorts of animals as companions and pets from goldfish and birds to monkeys and reptiles.
Commitment means the trust, loyalty and level of involvement in the relationship. As commitment encourages positive feelings, thoughts, and actions, like investing more resources, understanding and embracing their partners (Caryl, Agnew, & Arriaga, 2011), acceptance and encouragement between couples are more presumable to occur, resulting in longer and more faithful relationship. Correspond to Tsapelas, Aron, and Orbuch (2009), excitement (under passion) and closeness (under intimacy) contribute to a pleasurable and prolonging relationship. However, those studies are conducted in western world and at least 5 years ago which may not accurately predict the interaction of couples among nowadays Hongkongers that some factors innovative from the previous studies might appear because of this difference of time and space. Research Aims and Hypothesis In view of this, study is conducted in Hong Kong to investigate factors that bring about interpersonal attraction, as well as factors attributing to long-lasting and satisfying romantic relationship.
China's GDP is mainly powers by their strong exports and technology has globalizes many business in China through internet and e-commerce. Politics – One Child Policy One Child Policy introduced by the Chinese government in the late 1970s to curb population growth has an immense effect to the culture in China today. Due to traditional preference of boys in Chinese culture, many female babies have ended up homeless or in orphanages, and in some cases killed. There are also many reports that due to the one child policy, parents are overly protective against their only child and it leads to many spoiled children. With the unequal ratio in the gender, it also sparks many other problems such as marriage problem for the men.
January in the Galapagos Islands brings a vibrant change to the archipelago, and signals the beginning of the garùa season. The Panama current arrives from the north to warm the waters, and tropical rain showers revive the flora and fauna in the highlands and lowlands of the extraordinary islands we visit. Staying at Galapagos Safari Camp during the warm season is a celebration of new beginnings for the creatures of the islands. Many species of birds, land and marine iguanas, green turtles, and giant tortoises are starting to breed. A year ago at the start of this season, baby tortoises were discovered on an uninhabited island for the first time in 100 years.
“Whizz. BANG!” It was that time of year again. A time where streets are lit up with bright flamboyant lights, sounds of crackling fireworks can be heard a mile away and the laughter of jovial people fill the air. Unfamiliar faces would be seen around the neighbourhood, as people who live far away from their families go home, as it is a festival of family reunion. To welcome the momentum of Chinese New Year, some of the household prepared a month before the Chinese New Year for decoration and clean house thoroughly.