[Simblified] Ep. 118: What are New Year celebrations about?

Ep. 118: What are New Year celebrations about?

14/01/2019 by IVM Podcasts

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Happy new year! Unless, of course, you’re one of those cultures that celebrates your new year in March, April, August, October… Yes, the “Jan 1” thing is a relatively recent phenomenon thanks to Roman Calendars (thanks, Julius, as Asterix would say). On this shortie, the Simblified trio look at New Year cultures around the world and some things people around the world do to bring it in, apart from going for loud parties which invariably will have “Ishq Tera Tadpave” at some point.

Start Date: 2019-03-09

Finish Date: 2019-03-14

TIL that Lehmann Brothers used to own the building from which the New York New Year’s Eve ball drops.

That is all.

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