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"Chinese Lunar New Year Celebration" Shanghai Local Custom Tip by marsistanbul

Shanghai Local Customs: 102 reviews and 149 photos

The Chinese Lunar New Year is also called Spring Festival or Guo Nian Legend goes that "Nilan" is a sea monster going ashore to prey on Lunar New Year's Eve.If was not until the time An Old Man drove it away with firecrackers that people were safe at home.
Since then Chinese people have being celebrating this occasion with firecrackers,red antithetical couplets,and candles for the New Year to come

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  • Written Oct 25, 2007
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