Category Archive: Non-religious

Sep 23

Victoria Day for Kids

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In Germany and some other countries, the main Christmas celebrations commence on the evening of the 24th. In Australia, the Easter Bilby delivers eggs rather than the Easter Bunny, as bunnies are viewed as an agricultural pest. Easter marks the end of Lent, which is another reason why it is so important in the Church. non-religious way. Allow the students to wear costumes, but require them to dress up as their favorite storybook characters. The greatest danger is for our next generation, who may slowly lose their Islamic faith in tawhid and may start believing in Jesus as “more than a prophet and servant of Allah”.

Sep 22

Unusual Traditions (Collins Big Cat)

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In bed, How low and still the people lie, some awake, holding the carols Things handsome to have, as they ought to be had. While this story may be a Christian one, its lesson is universal. On every November 11 since, Canadians have celebrated peace and remembered the horrors of war by observing Remembrance Day, the most sombre holiday of the year. Sometimes the displays are put out as early as December 1st. By Claire on March 17, 2009 in General Blog Ever one to ruin the fun, I couldn’t let today go by without making a few comments about Saint Patrick and the annual holiday that’s held in his honor.

Sep 22

Lady Liberty's Holiday

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The Sacramentary of Pope Gregory I (died 604) specifies the sixth. Any person who has traveled or moved from another country to the U. It is full of useful well presented information. This feast celebrates Mary's ascent to Heaven. Representatives from the first 13 colonies in America voted to separate from Britain�s rule and become an independent nation. Pysanka is the term used for the practice of Easter egg painting. Meanwhile the world goes on. are moving across the landscapes, over the prairies and the deep trees, the mountains and the rivers.

Sep 22

The Diwali Gift

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Varnum delivers the first Independence Day oration west of the Alleghany Mountains, in what was then known as the Northwestern territory 1791- The only Fourth of July address ever made by George Washington occurs at Lancaster, Pa.(NYT, 5 July 1931, 2N). 1794- Forty Revolutionary War soldiers celebrate near Nicholasville, in Jessamine County, Kentucky, at the home of Colonel William Price 1795- A mock battle engagement with infantry, cavalry and artillery units occurs in Alexandria, Va.; in Boston, the cornerstone for the Massachusetts State House is laid by Paul Revere and Gov.

Sep 22

Chinese New Year (American Holidays)

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It was believed that gift giving was connected to paganism. A scenario like this can be deceiving because it seems like the least problematic. Children dress up and go trick-or-treating, during which they receive treats from neighbors. It is okay to be adverse to Thanksgiving, and all of the commercialism, and fanfare surrounding it, on many grounds. The observance not only commemorates the passage of the 19th Amendment but also calls attention to women's continuing efforts toward full equality.

Sep 22

Veterans Day (Story of Our Holidays)

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Mexico’s west coast is lapped by the Pacific Ocean. August 30th is the name day for Saint Alexandros. I think we’ve got to acknowledge when you make fun of religion, you’re also making fun of a cultural inheritance goes along with it –- people’s stories and memories and families. According to Luke Mary was visited in her sleep by the angel Gabriel, who informed Mary that she would give birth to an infant named Jesus (Luke 1:26-38).

Sep 22

The Wheels on the Bus (Books with Holes)

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A houseguest supposedly copied it and gave it to the press. Originally a Catholic observance established to commemorate the legacy of St. The reception is a big part of the wedding, but the ceremony is the heart of your big day. Crafts such as the making of equal-armed rowan crosses are common, and often part of rituals performed for the blessing and protection of the household and land. Spectrum, MSU's LGBT & Ally Alliance, hosts a table in the PSU on National Coming Out Day encouraging students to be comfortable and open about who they are, no matter what their sexual orientation is.

Sep 21

Derby Day: A Pop-Up Celebration of the Kentucky Derby

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The Kwanzaa feast, or karamu, traditionally celebrated on the evening of December 31, is a communal event often held in a church or community center. Christmas and the Christmas celebration are an important tradition for most people. Beltane is a Celtic word which means 'fires of Bel' (Bel was a Celtic deity). For three days, his body lay in a grave, and on the third day, he came back to life and showed himself to his disciples and to Mary. In each State capital city there is a large Carols by Candlelight service.

Sep 21

Polly's Absolutely Worst Birthday Ever

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There is therefore no set month of the Roman calendar when it is held. As the body is being cremated, Kirtan Sohila the nighttime prayer is recited and Ardas is offered. A Christmas Gift for You from Phil Spector (an album of secular Christmas songs) was released in 1963 on the day of President Kennedy's assassination. For example, they typically hold that moral feelings are social in origin, based on treating others as they would wish to be treated (the ‘golden rule’ which antedates all the major world religions).

Sep 21

Chinese New Year (Celebrating American Holidays: Arts &

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K., Canada, Australia and other Commonwealth nations. Origins of these paid scare venues are difficult to pinpoint, but it is generally accepted that they were first commonly used by the Junior Chamber International (Jaycees) for fundraising. History convincingly shows that Dec. 25 was popularized as the date for Christmas, not because Christ was born on that day but because it was already popular in pagan religious celebrations as the birthday of the sun. People most look forward to spending / spent time with their family.

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