除夕夜（New Year's Eve）
New year's Eve is the last night at the end of the year. The last day at the end of the year is called "year pision", which means that the old year will be removed and a new year will be replaced. New year's Eve is a day for new year's Eve, family reunion and ancestor worship. It is a traditional ancestor worship festival in Chinese folk, together with Qingming Festival, July half and Double Ninth Festival.New year's Eve is of special significance in the hearts of Chinese people. On this most important day at the end of the year, no matter how far away you are, you have to hurry home to reunite with your family, say goodbye to the old year in the sound of firecrackers, and fireworks are all over the sky to welcome the new year.
On the day of the lunar new year, people pay special attention to it. Every household is busy or cleaning the courthouse, removing the old and putting on new clothes, putting on lanterns and decorations, welcoming the ancestors home for the new year, and offering sacrifices with New Year cakes, three animal meals and three teas and five wines.
On New Year's Eve, there have been rituals such as offering sacrifices to ancestors, keeping the year old, reunion dinner, pasting New Year's red and hanging lanterns since ancient times. Influenced by Chinese culture, new year's Eve is also a traditional festival for Chinese culture circle countries and overseas Chinese all over the world. In 2007, new year's Eve officially became a legal holiday in China in accordance with the measures for national holidays and anniversaries.
New year's Eve is usually called New Year's Eve, but in fact, due to the lunar calendar, the date of new year's Eve may be December 30 or December 29, but in any case, it is the end of the lunar year.
As a festival at the end of the new year, new year's Eve originated from the custom of offering sacrifices to ancestors at the end of the year in ancient times. The day of new year's Eve is a traditional ancestor worship Festival. Ancient books say: "heaven and earth are the foundation of life; ancestors are the foundation of class." It means that heaven and earth are the foundation of life, ancestors are the foundation of our mankind, and ancestor worship is a custom of inheriting filial piety.