DIFFERENT NEW YEARS TRADITIONS AROUND THE WORLD

Dated: 12/30/2014

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Argentina:  Wear new Pink underwear to attract love.

Australia:  Banging pots and pans in the street at midnight.

Brazil:  Wear white to scare away the bad spirits.

Chile:  At Midnight Eat a spoonful of lentil to bring work and money for the new year.

Finland:  Throwing melting metal into cold water to tell fortune.

Netherlands:  Eating fried doughnuts with icing and covered with powdered sugar.

Philippines:  Turning on all the lights in the house on New Years Eve to ward off evil        spirits.

Puerto Rico:  Throw water out of pots and pans out the front door.

Russia:  Write down a wish on a piece of paper, burn it, throw it into a champagne glass,   and drink it before 12:01.

Scotland:  Immediately after the bells, the first-footing begins, which means being the       first person across a friend’s or neighbor’s threshold.

Spain:  You must eat a grape with each bell strike at midnight for prosperity.

Turkey:  Get pomegranates and throw them from our balcony to the street below.

Venezuela:  Wear yellow underwear for good luck.


Feryal Ozdemir-  Denver, Colorado Realtor-

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