Clean the house - 24th December in Chinese Luna Calendar

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On 24th December in Chinese Luna Calendar, every family cleans their house. Nowadays, people wash the curtains, carpets, wipe clean all the furnitures.
Dust sweeping has the meaning of expelling the disease and praying for the happiness of the new year. It also has a new emotional desire in addition to "Chen" (dust), which conveys the signal of the busy for the New Year. This custom reflects the Chinese people's love of cleanliness and health, and it has placed people's good expectations and people still maintains this traditional activity now.


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