Passport to Peoplehood: China
Holiday Big Ideas
- The beginning of the year is a particularly important occasion in many cultures. The beginning of a year is a particularly important occasion in both Judaism and in Chinese culture.
- There are similarities and differences between the Jewish New Year or Rosh Hashanah and the Chinese celebration of the New Year.
- In both cultures, the New Year is marked with traditions at home and in the community. There are foods and rituals and all sorts of celebrations.