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Chinese New Year 2012 is an official holiday in many countries, particularly in Asia. China, Taiwan and Singapore Chinese New Years are all officially holidays. Learn about traditional Chinese culture Chinese New Year traditions such as the red envelope on Chinese Lunar New Year 2012
Chinese New Year 2013 is the Year of the Snake, ushering out 2012, the Year of the Dragon. Chinese New Year, also called Spring Festival or Lunar New Year is the most important holiday on the Chinese calendar and the longest. It begins on the day of the new moon - the first day of the first month of the lunar year according to the Chinese calendar and ends on the full moon 15 days later culminating in a traditional Lantern Festival.
In recent years there has been a trend away from diamond engagements as more people are opting for non diamond engagement rings whether for economic reasons or to avoid buying blood diamonds or conflict diamonds. Non diamond engagement rings have been around since the 13th century when the Romans began using birthstone engagement rings.
The hand of Fatima, also known as Khamsa or Hamsa the Hand of Miriam or the Hand of Mary, is an open right hand often with an eye in the center. Popular as an amulet, in Hand of Fatima jewelry, as wall hangings and other artwork in the Middle East and North Africa.
A top bar bee hive is an economical alternative to commercial beehives. You can easily build your own top bar hive for very little using scrap materials. Top bar hive plans offer several other benefits over the commercial Langstroth hive. If you're interested in getting started in beekeeping, maybe a top bar hive is for you!