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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spring_cleaning

Spring cleaning is the practice of thoroughly cleaning a house in the springtime. The practice of ... Some researchers trace the origin of spring cleaning to the Iranian Nowruz, the Persian new year, which falls on the first day of spring. Iranians ...

home.howstuffworks.com/home-improvement/household-hints-tips/cleaning-organizing/spring-clean-in-spring2.htm

In Jewish custom, Passover (Pesah) is a time of house cleaning as well. The very solemn holiday is meant to mark the exodus of the Jews from Egypt and takes ...

www.countryliving.com/home-maintenance/a38381/how-spring-cleaning-became-a-tradition

Apr 28, 2016 ... How Spring Cleaning Became an Annual Tradition. The urge to turn your house inside out every April has a long and storied history.

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Spring is right around the corner. Ahhh… The smell of fresh flowers, the joy of leaving your home without a winter jacket, and of course… spring cleaning.

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May 15, 2015 ... Others believe spring cleaning originated in Iran, and China too stakes a claim, as a means to marking the New Year. Others provide a more ...

blogs.britannica.com/2008/04/spring-cleaning

Apr 16, 2008 ... In times past, when people kept their houses shut tight against the cold of winter, heated them with coal and oil and wood, and lighted them with ...

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Mar 19, 2015 ... Passover is one of many religious traditions that is thought to be the possible origin of spring cleaning. During Passover (March or April), the ...

www.chicagonow.com/organizing-with-erin/2012/03/where-does-spring-cleaning-come-from-why-are-we-all-obsessed-with-it

Mar 29, 2012 ... According to Wikipedia, spring cleaning refers to "the yearly act of ... "Spring Cleaning" does have a history among several different cultures.

www.wisegeek.com/what-are-the-origins-of-spring-cleaning.htm

There are a few different candidates for the origins of spring cleaning: it may be related to the Jewish tradition of Passover...