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Origion of "Nian"

Pub Date: 16-01-18 14:36 Source: www.cnanhui.org

According to Chinese legends, "Nian" (meaning a year in Chinese) was a mythical beast that appeared on the eve of new year to scourge and scare the human world. People use red-colored lanterns or set off firecrackers to scare it away.

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