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IN Lifestyle ON 31 Dec, 2015
There are various traditions blossoming around the world around the New Year's first day. People are trying to follow their ways in the best possible manner they can.
Some are so strange that you will be amazed on a guarantee.
Here is the complete list of old traditions around the world.
Effigies of anyone and everyone famous are burned as a way to start the new year with good luck.
The first person to cross the threshold of a home in the new year should carry a gift for good luck.
In India, we believe if we do something on the very first day of new year, we will continue to that activity throughout that year.
In some parts of Africa, they throw a chair out of their houses.
They try to communicate with their cows, and if they succeed, it points towards bad luck for the whole year.
Families spend their nights in the company of their deceased ones by sleeping at the cemetery.
They have a custom of parading through the street's of New Year's Eve while swinging blazing balls of fire around, although its roots trace back to Vikings.
In Japan, they ring all of their bells 108 times in alignment. This will bring the good luck.
A custom of cutting a hole in the ice covering Lake and diving in while carrying a tree.
What's the better way to surprise your loved one? Even at streets, red lingeries appear over the complete festive period and sell out fast.
The color of underwear determine's your fate, red means you will find love, gold means wealth, and white signifies peace.
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