Wiccan High Priestess shares the spiritual significance of Yule in her tradition. Along with highlights of the history surrounding various cultural beliefs and celebrations on or around the winter solstice.
Mother has a cold and can't come along, but Father and I will go to Auntie Saffy's family gathering in the Johannesburg area. Auntie Saffy's 90th birthday was on Thursday, and her... not sure if it's her daughter or whom, but that person is also having a 55th birthday today.
Last night Mother, Father, Harrison, Petros and I sit on the West Wing stoep and eat. Then comes up the discussion of what to do for my birthday tomorrow. What to do?
Now that Mother and Father have gone to church, Father carrying the letter of my release from our church, I need to start thinking about my birthday celebration that is coming up in just a few hours.
We find cause to get together and celebrate the record-breaking reign of Queen Elizabeth II, but without an excuse, the British find it difficult to simply enjoy each others company. Are we socially stagnating, or is this the way is has always been?
This article talks about the Indian wedding- a great affair in one's life- a humongous celebration, rituals and customs involved. While there is lot of fun and enjoyment, petty things and wrong mindset ruin the true essence of the occasion.
Dussehra is an Indian celebration, a festival marking the beginning of studies and of planting of crops. It also goes by the name of Vijayadashmi and it an integral unit of the ten-day Navrathri festival of India. Here you can see the various stories associated with these celebrations...
When adequate words cannot express joy and happiness only a few would do in counted action
Where i come from (Africa), men do not cry. Okay they hardly cry from a certain age, there is this unspoken and unsubstantiated belief that males from a certain age must always keep a strong face, crying, wailing, pain are regarded as female actions. A pity as everyone should be able...
Zoey's been home resting since her accident. She was starting to feel better and she had a new plan. She had her heart set on meeting the new neighbors in the old stone house. Her best friend Duece was up and walking again and her cousin Chloe was staying for the summer. Life was ...
The Nomadic Shelter is a provisional particular safe house as of late assembled amid the Salt Siida Workshop, a building workshop that is a piece of a voyaging expressions celebration as of now found on the shoreline of the Norwegian island of Sandhornøy, in the Arctic Circle. In spi...
Even though life is hard it doesnt mean we cant live it right and enjoy it the joy of our life is from our maker the decision to be happy is from you..... find out more in the awesome poem
Fireworks a device containing gunpowder and other combustible chemicals that causes a spectacular explosion when ignited, used typically for display or in celebrations.
No, not everything was suddenly perfect. But that magical night, everybody felt a little happier and a bit more hopeful than before.
People have been drinking since time immemorial and will continue in future. It's essential to understand this fabulous pastime.
Christmas as I believe it to be is the day (December 25) when Christians celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. This very festive, colorful and happy occasion is one of the most awaited by billions of us to come in a year.
The Thanksgiving Holiday is here again but there is something wrong. What is it? This article explains what is missing.
On the image I have of East Berlin when I visited it.
Birth,death,and marriage are three phases in life. Celebration of marriage i,e. wedding ceremony is the most eventful in life. The status of man and woman become changed after marriage. Now they are known as legally married husband and wife.
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Seasonal festivals depend on changes in weather or on cultural practices of people. Thus sowing of crops and onset of summer or winter gives reasons for celebrations. Here we see some such festivals from around the world.
Society is made or interwoven threads of culture built on religion and traditions. One such tradition is festival where people in the society come together to celebrate and make merry.
Are you suffering from empty nest syndrome? Here are a few suggestions to help you get through it successfully while having some fun.
My father has been blessed with longevity. Recently a new great-grandson was born and he was honored when he met and held him for the first time.
This article suggests ways how to make your love happy during your special day.