The Chinese calendar is totally based on lunar year, which is the cause of changing the date of chinese new year celebration every year. The calendar also goes behind 12 year pattern and each year named following an animal. There are diverse antique stories that enlighten about it. The festival is grandly and extensively celebrated all through China and many parts of world where Chinese are residing. Various cultural programs and activities as fireworks, dragon/lion dancing and other traditional performances are held during the festival and it arranged in several parks, streets in various cities and towns of China. From house cleaning to washes several things is performed on the first day of celebration. Decoration of home is also accomplished before few days of celebration.
Just few days remained in approaching chinese new year 2012 and most people are involved in preparation of this fascinating and colorful holidays. The festive season starts from 23rd January 2012 and last on 15th days from starting. The year 2012 is also a dragon year and it is a year for immense activities, pioneering ideas and big projects. It also considered that the year is a successful for expectant people when they are dealing with finances and in business and social level. Dragon gives lots success and happiness to all honest people. The New Year 2012 is favorable for most to establish their family and if it baby born in dragon year, who will be bold and lucky. During the celebration, most people visit to the home of friends and relatives and exchange greetings to each other. Celebrate 2012 with your family with many reunion ideas of dinner, party, vacations, tours etc. Get lots ideas on cooking delicious food during day.
It is not only time to enjoy the day with family or friends and partying, it is also a time to decorate your home to give wonderful festive look during this fifteen days celebration. It is a day of most colorful and elaborate festive days. You can apply to your home several latest chinese new year decoration and turn your home beautiful place that attracts anyone easily. You can put some symbolic decoration such as dragon, flowers and many Chinese symbols that really give best look to your home. Decorate with different flower and plants is marks the growth and prosperity of the next year. There are varieties of decoration stuffs are easily available in market that you can find to use in decorate your home. You can attach several images of animal to your homeâ€™s wall. Such decoration ideas really give great pleasing to you.
The Chinese horoscopes define everything about individualâ€™s life from job prospects to love life and every specific areas of life. The chinese new year zodiac is totally based on twelve animal years that depicts different about every person. Each year is denoted as particular animal year and it tells lots to the person who have born in particular year. If you want to know which your personal zodiac is, you must find the zodiac according to your birth year and can discover lots about your life. Your personal zodiac forecasts about every stage of life. If you want to enjoy with your children during celebration, you must involved in making chinese new year crafts with your children. You can find several ideas to make crafts that really funny and enjoyable at the time of celebration. You can also make some symbolic crafts that believed as something fortunate.
Celebrate chinese new year with unique and latest ideas of festival and find lots of chinese new year decoration and craft ideas. Know which your chinese new year zodiac sign is.