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About New Year's
Norway greets New Year with time-honored traditions, home parties and fireworks. Oslo is the place to be in to enjoy New Year’s Eve. One of the significant New Year traditions in Norway is preparing rice pudding and hiding an almond within it. Rice pudding is a symbolic food eaten during New Year in Norway. On New Year's Eve in Oslo, the local bars and clubs are quieter than usual since many people have private parties and celebrate with friends and family. New Year starts on January, 1st annually, marks the end of remembrance of passing year. Publications like news Papers, Magazines and electronic media have produce year-end articles and also the information about individuals who died in passing year. Most of the countries follow Gregorian calendar; New Year is fall on January, 1st. According to the history, it was observed on March 1st in the old Roman calendar. It was first observed in ancient Babylon about 4000 years ago. Babylon New Year began with the first New Moon after the Vernal Equinox i.e., first Day of Spring. It is the season of rebirth, of planting new crops, and of blossoming. The Babylonian New Year celebration lasted for eleven days. Each day had its own particular mode of celebration, but it is safe to say that modern New Year's Eve festivities pale in comparison. New Year is one of the biggest celebrations among other celebrations in the country. These celebrations are started at midnight of Dec, 31st. Most of the countries in the world celebrate, except Israel. New Year, midnight celebrations starts with fireworks. People in certain countries gather on beaches and into the water to celebrate the New Year. People born on this day are commonly called as New Year babies.
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