People all know, the Spring Festival to set off firecrackers and stick couplets. How do you know this custom? Let me tell you the truth. Legend there is a monster -- years, often in the big start harassing people celebrate the Spring Festival, so the people in the village is to the mountains to get away from the monster - years.
The second in the Spring Festival, people ran to the mountains to escape. Just at that time, a white-haired old man stopped people ran to the mountains, said: "we don't panic! I know how to hold off years." People don't believe, more quickly jump into the mountains.
In the evening, the years. Grandpa took out a string of firecrackers, out of the room in the body wearing a piece of red cloth, ran out of the room.
To the door, rattled off firecrackers bang ring, red cloth fluttering in the wind, was afraid to go forward, turned and ran. People cheering ran down the hill, praised the old man is very clever.
Oh! Afraid of sound and red. So, people new to set off firecrackers, stick couplets.
China folk have "open the door firecracker" say. Namely on the arrival of the New Year every family to open the door first thing in the firecrackers, and used to beep PaPa fireworks orientation. Fireworks is specialty in China, which is also called "fireworks", "firecrackers", "firecrackers".
When delivery is at midnight, New Year bell sounded, the whole Chinese landscape, firecrackers moro tianyu. In the "age of yuan, the yuan, at the time of yuan" of the "three yuan" moment, some places still base "very hot" in the courtyard, as a prosperous air borne, is thriving. Around the burning exuberant, firecrackers, children with joy, at this time, the room is lit the lamp, the courthouse is bright sparks, outside is deafening noise, push the lively atmosphere of the New Year's eve to the highest level.
Describes the Chinese people celebrate the Spring Festival grand festival. Firecrackers sound is a sign of renewing and festive mood. Business people, firecrackers and another meaning: they put firecrackers on New Year's eve night for the New Year with Italy. However, according to the old thought, worship the god of wealth to racing, firecrackers to stay behind. Legend, if you want to make a fortune, firecrackers to ring at the end of the day just calculate payoff.