Tag Archives: Christian Culture and Traditions in Manipur

Jack-O-Lanterns for Halloween Head Lanterns

Jack-O'-Lanterns

It is amazing to see scary pumpkin-head lanterns giving that toothy smile and finding a favor on Halloween for so long. Actually, Jack-o-Lanterns owe their origin to the ancient ceremony of feasting and welcoming the dead by the living, a custom that was quite prevalent in almost all the communities in the past. With time, this ceremony combined with the …

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Halloween Customs And Traditions For Students

Halloween Costumes

Halloween has derived its customs from the traditional practices of the Celtic people, who lived in what is today known as United Kingdom and parts of Western Europe. They held huge celebrations near the end of the month of October, marking the end of summer season. Gradually, the celebrations spread across other parts of the world. However, different countries of …

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Halloween Humor For Students And Children

Halloween Humor: Halloween Culture & Tradition

The distinct Halloween humor can be an amazing way to enjoy the Celtic festival. There are jokes on every occasion, and so is true for the spirited festival of Halloween as well. In fact, Halloween humor can have many shades; it can be spooky, slapstick or attacking. People also play funny and scary tricks on each other, on this day, …

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Halloween Ghost Stories For Students, Kids

Halloween Ghost Stories: Christian Culture & Tradition

Halloween is the time to spook your friends with ghoulish costumes and scary decor. It is also the time to share Halloween ghost stories and experiences that will make them gasp for breath. Recreate campfire memories by sharing true or made-up vampire and witches tales or narrating stories that will make your friend’s hair stand on neck and have a …

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Halloween Fortune Games Ideas For Party

Halloween Fortune Games: Fortune Game Ideas For Halloween Party

One of the traditional aspects of Halloween is attempting to know what the future has in store, for which people play a variety of fortune telling games. Such games are seriously pursued by some, while others are just intrigued by the mere idea of getting to know their fortune and do it for the sake of fun. Halloween is the …

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Halloween Party Games: Kids Fun Game Ideas

Halloween Party Games: Fun Game Ideas For Halloween

Halloween Party Games: Parties are synonymous with Halloween and so are the games played in these parties. If you are planning to organize a Halloween party this year, it will be great if you play some really fun games with your guests, to have a gala time and double the joyous spirit on Halloween. It will also give your guests …

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Halloween to give heebie-jeebies to Delhiites

Halloween to give heebie-jeebies to Delhiites

Halloween to give heebie-jeebies to Delhiites: Donning horns, smeared with “zombie” make-up and wearing Dracula capes, party-loving Delhiites, at their “creepiest-best”, are all geared up for Halloween night on 31st October. Although the culture of celebrating Halloween party is “too western to succeed in Delhi“, as many restaurateurs and party organizers feel people, especially children and college-going youth, are leaving …

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Easter Egg History: Christian Culture & Traditions

Easter Egg History

Easter is the time when the earth rejuvenates itself. Flowers spring forth from their buds and the earth is full of green joy. Easter was originally adapted by Christians from a Pagan festival. The egg has been a symbol of fertility and rebirth in most of the cultures all over the world. Phoenicians, Persians, Egyptians, and Hindus believed that the …

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Easter Bunny Eggs: How to make Bunny Eggs

Easter Bunny Eggs: Culture & Traditions

Easter celebrations are all about fun and joy. The customs and traditions of Easter vary with time and from country to country. American families usually spend the Saturday evening decorating the Easter eggs. By Sunday morning they are mysteriously hidden all over the house and children get busy searching for the Easter eggs. The Easter Bunny brings treats for them …

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Easter In England: British Culture & Traditions

Easter In England: Christian Culture & Traditions

Easter Celebration In England Palm Sunday: The celebration of Easter in England commences a week before the day, to be specific, on Palm Sunday. The name has its origin in the Roman times, when it was a customary to welcome royalty by waving the branches of palm tree. According to the legends, Jesus arrived in Jerusalem on Palm Sunday and …

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