New Year's Day
Sunday, January 01, 2017
New Year's Day New Year's Day is the first day of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used in many countries such as the USA.
Babylonians made promises to their gods at the start of each year that they would
return borrowed objects and pay their debts.
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 ...
Dec 30, 2016 ... From the ancient Babylonians to today, see why we make New Year's resolutions
Jan 1, 2017 ... HISTORY OF NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTIONS. As we mentioned earlier, New
Year's Day celebrations began in pre-Christian times, beginning ...
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 years, ... In
1740, John Wesley, the founder of Methodism, invented a new ...
Jan 1, 2014 ... A New Year's resolution is a tradition, most common in the West but found around
the world, in which a person makes a promise on New Year's ...