Festive mood gripped across the world as people are bracing to welcome New Year 2013 in a spectacular manner. January 1st is celebrated universally and people across the world welcome with special events, entertaining activities and grand celebrations. New Year’s Day is observed on January 1st, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar used in ancient Rome. With most countries using the Gregorian calendar as their main calendar, New Year’s Day is the closest thing to being the world’s only truly global public holiday, often celebrated with fireworks at the stroke of midnight as the New Year starts.
Time zones of New Year festivity vary but celebrations for New Year festival kick off in advance. The enthusiasm of people could be witnessed at market areas, hotels, pubs and other community centers as these places remain crowded before and on the day of celebration. People exchange greetings, gifts, sms and email wishes. New Year is the time at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar’s year count is incremented. In many cultures, the event is celebrated in some manner. Myfirstshow.com wishes a grand Happy New Year to all across the world.