Thanksgiving (English: Thanksgiving Day) is the United States and Canada shared festival intention was to thank God-given good harvest. In the U.S., since 1941, the annual Thanksgiving is the fourth Thursday in November, and from that date will leave two days; and Thanksgiving in Canada and the United States at different times, the second Monday in October. The same as the Chinese New Year, on this day, thousands of people no matter how busy, should be and their families. Canadian Thanksgiving is the start in 1879, is the second Monday of October each year, the same as Columbus Day with the United States.
The origin of Thanksgiving has been traced back to the originator of American history. In 1620, the famous "Mayflower" ship loaded with unbearable religious persecution of the Puritans UK 102 people reached the Americas. At the turn of 1620 and winter of 1621, they encountered unimaginable difficulties, being in the cold and hunger, after the winter, only 50 immigrants come alive. Based on "Who is the customer," the beliefs and customs Indians to these immigrants brought the necessities of life, and teach them hunting, fishing and growing corn, pumpkins, etc. ways to survive.