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Subhas Chandra Bose Quiz For Students & Kids

Subhas Chandra Bose Quiz - 15 MCQ Beginners Quiz

Subhas Chandra Bose Quiz For Students & Kids: Subhas Chandra Bose Quiz questions and answers. Subhas Chandra Bose also known as Netaji, was one of the most prominent Indian nationalist leaders who attempted to gain India‘s independence from British rule. Play Subhas Chandra Bose Quiz – by clicking the “Get Started!” button, shown below…

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Subhas Chandra Bose Biography For Students

Subhas Chandra Bose

Subhas Chandra Bose (23 January 1897 – 18 August 1945 (aged 48) was an Indian nationalist whose attempt during World War II to rid India of British rule with the help of Nazi Germany and Japan left a troubled legacy. The honorific Netaji (Hindustani language: “Respected Leader”), first applied to Bose in Germany, by the Indian soldiers of the Indische …

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New Year Food: Fortune Foods For New Year

New Year Food: Fortune Foods For New Year

Since food forms an essential part of all celebrations, New Year cannot break the rule. There are various foods that are considered lucky by various cultures and countries, if consumed on New Year. In other words, they are believed to bring in good luck. So, why not take pleasure in certain foods to bring on good fortune, rather than leaving …

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Happy New Year: Pop Song by ABBA Group

Happy New Year Song - ABBA

ABBA are a Swedish pop group formed in Stockholm in 1972 by Agnetha Fältskog, Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson and Anni-Frid Lyngstad. The group’s name is an acronym of the first letters of their first names. They became one of the most commercially successful acts in the history of popular music, topping the charts worldwide from 1974 to 1982. ABBA won …

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Legend of Christmas Tree: Story for Students

The Legend of the Christmas Tree

Most children have seen a Christmas tree, and many know that the pretty and pleasant custom of hanging gifts on its boughs comes from Germany; but perhaps few have heard or read the story that is told to little German children, respecting the origin of this custom. The story is called “The Little Stranger,” and runs thus: In a small …

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Christmas Images: Xmas Photos For Students

Christmas Images

Christmas Images: Xmas Photos For Students And Children: December 25th, the day of Christmas is the day of celebration and of fun and frolic. As the long awaited winter holidays arrive, Christmas spirit builds up. The lovely snowflakes, our dear Santa, decorated homes complete with whole range of Christmas star, mistletoe, the good-luck plant, ivy, laurels and Christmas tree are some …

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Christmas Legends, Stories, Symbols and Icons

Christmas Legends - Christian Culture & Tradition

Christmas is one of the most popular festivals in the world. It is celebrated in order to commemorate the birth of Lord Jesus Christ, the founder of Christianity. Celebrated with immense zeal and fervor in maximum parts of the world, Christmas has now become a global festival. On the occasion of Christmas, people decorate streets, their houses, and shops with …

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What is the History of Christmas Carols?

What is the History of Christmas Carols?

What is the History of Christmas Carols? Carols were first sung in Europe thousands of years ago, but these were not Christmas Carols. They were pagan songs, sung at the Winter Solstice celebrations as people danced round stone circles. The Winter Solstice is the shortest day of the year, usually taking place around the 22nd December. The word Carol actually …

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What is Dreidel? Hanukkah Children’s game

When Is Hanukkah this year?

A dreidel is a four-sided spinning top with a Hebrew letter on each side. It is used during Hanukkah to play a popular children’s game that involves spinning the dreidel and betting on which Hebrew letter will be showing when the dreidel stops spinning. Children usually play for a pot of gelt, which are chocolate coins covered in gold colored …

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Thanksgiving Gifts: Gift Ideas For Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Gifts: American Culture & Tradition

Thanksgiving is a harvest festival, which is celebrated with much enthusiasm and joy primarily in the US, Canada and some other parts of the world, such as Australia, France, Germany and Italy. Celebrators express gratitude to God, for His benign presence in their lives and for all the good things He has bestowed on them. A sumptuous meal is cooked …

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