The Old Rituals of New Years, Part 1: Slap the King and Dye those Eggs

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The Old Rituals of New Years, Part 1: Slap the King and Dye those Eggs

Wednesday, 30 December

As 2020 (finally) draws to a close, people across the planet will celebrate the arrival of 2021 in any number of ways, including traditional foods, religious rites and more. But where do these rituals come from? Join Ben and Noel as they explore the long history of ringing in the New Year in the first part of this special two-part series. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
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