The Origin of Passover—Why Is It Celebrated?

Passover is a Jewish holiday that commemorates the liberation of the Israelites from slavery in ancient Egypt. There are several traditions to consider, ...

Palm Sunday – Origins, Symbolism, and Importance

One of the most popular Christian holidays is Palm Sunday. This holiday happens once a year on a Sunday, and it commemorates the final appearance of Jesus ...

Rosh Hashanah (Jewish New Year) – Symbolism and Customs

Judaism is a religion that has around twenty-five million members and is the oldest organized religion in the world. Like many religions, Judaism divides ...

What is the Jewish Holiday Purim?

Nowadays, Judaism has around twenty-five million practicians divided into three branches. These branches are Orthodox Judaism, Conservative Judaism, and ...

10 Chinese Wedding Traditions

Chinese weddings can be described as a mixture between traditional and modern. Granted, they vary according to the wealth of the newlyweds and their families, ...

10 Christmas Traditions with a German Twist

One often forgets that the same holidays can be celebrated quite differently around the world, and Christmas is one such festivity. Each country has its own ...

Origins and History of 6 Well-Known Hannukah Customs (Facts)

One of the most interesting aspects of the Jewish holiday known as Hanukkah is that it is part of a living tradition. It is not just a representation of ...

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