New Year is marked as an official beginning of a fresh year with the end of the previous one. But have you ever wondered why we celebrate the New Year 2020?
However, it is believed that welcoming the new year 2020 with the celebration is an auspicious thing to do. In this way, you are hoping for a better upcoming year that may bring lots of happiness, prosperity, and good luck in our lives.
In this article today, I am going to tell you why do we celebrate New Year on January 1st, and it’s significance in detail. So let’s get started.
Why We Celebrate New Year?
Every year on January 1st, New Year is celebrated all across the globe. But why this particular day is marked as the beginning of a fresh year. It is important to note here that every religion celebrates New Year according to their respective calendars and beliefs.
Nowadays, January 1st is universally recognized as a New Year. During the Roman Era, March was marked as the start of the fresh year. Then in 46 B.C., Julius Caesar created the Julian calendar. Although it continued to drift back & forth until Pope Gregory XIII implemented Gregorian Calendar in 1852.
Another noteworthy significant event related to early January is that Earth is closest to the Sun at this time. This arbitrary planetary point is better known as Perihelion.
The new year 2020 preparations
The new year 2020 is almost a month away and it’s a high time to know how & where to celebrate New year’s Eve. A fresh, new year is a time of joy, celebration, make merry and to spend quality time with loved ones.
Here are some useful tips by which you can do your New Year preparation in the best way possible.
- Don’t miss out on New Year Shopping deals & offers.
- Plan a small get together.
- Pamper yourself with a gift you needed the entire year.
- Develop a habit of saving money this upcoming year.
- Go on a trip.
- Pre-plan the entire day to get the best out of it.
- Abandon at least one bad habit this year.
- Do not procrastination over New Year’s resolutions.
- Eat delicious food and feed needy people.
- Watch a movie or give yourself a much deserving break.
Best way to celebrate the New Year 2020
We have already landed in mid-December and the New year 2020 is just a few days away. If you are wondering how to celebrate the New Year 2020, we have got your back.
#1) Flashback to the previous
Before stepping into the fresh year, it’s a good practice to have a look at the previous year. In this way, you can analyze the whole year in a nutshell. All the bad/good things you did. Thus what are your expectations from this new year?
No matter if you have some guilts, regrets, unfinished goals, this new year is going to be yours. Start from the exact point you left. Always begin a fresh year with optimism and good vibes.
#2) New Year’s resolutions
Most of us underestimate the importance of New Year’s resolutions. We find it a very old school. But in contrast, it acts as a roadmap for the beginning of the New Year. If one writes it down seriously and follow it with utmost persistence, nothing is unachievable.
We all possess some goals, aspirations, expectations in our lives. Hence try to create your own New Year’s resolutions on the basis of your dreams and aspirations. It works wonders and could land you into millions of possibilities.
#3) Plan a trip
Nothing could be better than going on a trip this upcoming New Year. If you are wondering where to go and why? Go through our previous blog posts where we have mentioned some top places to visit this New Year 2020. You can either go on a solo trip or with friends or family.
#4) It’s party time
New Year is indeed marked as a day for celebration. So don’t be a party pooper and have a wonderful party. Celebrations are incomplete without friends & family. So invite all of your dear ones to have a rocking New Year party. No matter how small or grand your party is. It’s all about celebration vibes.
#5) Learn a skill or hobby
As we are going to step into a New Year then why not bring some changes into ourselves as well. Let’s learn a skill or hobby for a better YOU. The choice of skill or hobby totally depends on one’s preferences.
#6) Grab a book
Books are the gateway to a new world. For all those books freaks, we highly recommend you to get a good book this new year. It will act as an undying companion for you. You can choose a book based on your genre preference & hobby.
#7) Have a fresh start
No matter where your life is going and how life treated you this year, have a fresh start ahead. Leave the nasty past behind, move on in your life. Whichever point you are in your life right now, take this upcoming New Year as an opportunity to have a fresh start all over again.
#8) Help a needy person
This New Year, try to help a needy person in any way possible. When we help others, it makes this world a better place to live. So don’t just sit back and grab any chance to help others.
We hope this New Year turns out to be your best year. We tried our best to explain some options that could help you have a great year ahead. The basic motive behind celebrating a New Year is to bring some positive changes to one’s lives.