The exact origin of New Year's resolutions is unknown though the ideas of celebrating change in the coming year date back to ancient Roman New Year's festivities.
A New Year's resolution is a tradition, most common in the Western Hemisphere
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Dec 30, 2015 ... The custom of making New Year's resolutions has been around for thousands of
years, but it hasn't always looked the way it does today.
Find out more about the history of New Year's, including videos, interesting
articles, ... eating special New Year's foods, making resolutions for the new year
When did ringing in the New Year become such a big deal? Turns out, it isn't just
a construct of modern Americans. Some 4,000 years ago, Babylonians rang in ...
Jan 9, 2017 ... Discover when we started making New Year's resolutions, and why so few of us
stick to them.
Dec 31, 2013 ... The tradition of New Year's resolutions stretches back thousands of ... a professor
of Roman history at Royal Holloway University of London.
Jan 1, 2017 ... HISTORY OF NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTIONS. As we mentioned earlier, New
Year's Day celebrations began in pre-Christian times, beginning ...
The oldest known New Year's resolutions date back to the Babylonian festival of
Akitu, which occurred around 2000 B.C. Since then, individuals and groups from
... do people make? How did the tradition of New Year's resolutions get started?
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