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Easter History: Christian Culture & Traditions

Easter History: Christian Culture & Traditions

Essentially a springtime festival, there has been much debate over the origin of Easter, in the religious context. However, there is a general acceptance of the proposition offered by 8th-century English scholar St. Bede, according to which, Easter owes its origin to the old Teutonic mythology. According to the mythology, the occasion was observed as a spring festival, by the …

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Easter Day: Christian Culture & Traditions

Easter Day: Christian Culture & Traditions

Easter is the day when Jesus Christ was crucified and the Christians offer prayers and services in the Churches. Easter is another important festival for Christians. On this day Jesus Christ rose from the dead and ascended into heaven. Easter eggs and Easter bunnies are a major attraction during Easter, the festival of rejuvenation of life and living. In the …

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उपकार Short Humorous Christmas story in Hindi

उपकार Short Humorous Christmas story in Hindi

“पापा… आपको पता है ना कि परसों क्रिसमस है।” पापा ने मुस्कुराते हुए आठ साल के हैरी की तरफ़ देखा जो अपनी भूरी आँखें उनके चेहरें की ओर गड़ाए बैठा था। उसके गोरे चेहरे पर घुँघराले भूरे बाल धूप में चमकने के कारण सुनहरे लग रहे थे। उन्होंने उसे प्यार से उठाकर गोदी में बैठा लिया। हैरी लड़ियाते हुए बोला …

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Heartwarming Christmas Story of a Girl: Little Piccola

Heartwarming Christmas Story of a Girl: Little Piccola

Piccola lived in Italy, where the oranges grow, and where all the year the sun shines warm and bright. I suppose you think Piccola a very strange name for a little girl; but in her country it was not strange at all, and her mother thought it the sweetest name a little girl ever had. Piccola had no kind father, …

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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 means dance or a song of praise …

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Christmas Celebrations – Christmas Festival Holidays Celebration

Christmas Celebrations - Christmas Festival Holidays Celebration

Christmas is a popular festival celebrated throughout the world. Though the main theme behind the celebrations is same everywhere, every country has slightly different customs related to Christmas celebration. However, the zeal and enthusiasm of Christmas celebrations remain the same everywhere. Be it countries of Europe or the countries of Asia, or counties in America or Africa there is a …

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Christmas Morning – Christian Culture & Tradition

Christmas Morning – Christian Culture & Tradition

The air is filled with excitement and festivity, as the dawn breaks over Christmas day. Known as Christmas morning, the time is much awaited by people, who celebrate it with pomp and gaiety. The day begins with people chanting prayers and singing jingles and songs in the praise of Lord. People across the world celebrate Christmas morning in different ways, …

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Heart Touching Hindi Christmas Story क्रिसमस और सांता क्लॉज़ का तोहफा

Heart Touching Hindi Christmas Story क्रिसमस और सांता क्लॉज़ का तोहफा

बहुत समय पहले की बात हैं। एक गाँव में एक बूढ़ी औरत मारिया अपने दस वर्ष के पोते जॉर्ज के साथ रहती थी। उसने अपने बाग़ में ढेर सारे फूल जैसे चंपा, जूही, गुलाब, गेंदा, आईरिस, गुलमोहर और आर्किड लगा रखे थे और एक छोटा सा तालाब भी बनाया था जिसमें हल्के लाल और सफ़ेद रंग के कमल के फूल खिले रहते थे। वह …

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Khalil Gibran Quotes in Hindi खलील जिब्रान के अनमोल विचार

Khalil Gibran Quotes in Hindi खलील जिब्रान के अनमोल विचार

खलील जिब्रान (6 जनवरी, 1883 – 10 जनवरी, 1931) एक लेबनानी-अमेरिकी कलाकार, कवि तथा न्यूयॉर्क पेन लीग के लेखक थे। उन्हें अपने चिंतन के कारण समकालीन पादरियों और अधिकारी वर्ग का कोपभाजन होना पड़ा और जाति से बहिष्कृत करके देश निकाला तक दे दिया गया था। आधुनिक अरबी साहित्य में जिब्रान खलील ‘जिब्रान’ के नाम से प्रसिद्ध हैं, किंतु अंग्रेजी …

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Village Blacksmith – Short English poetry on Blacksmith

Village Blacksmith - Short English poetry on Blacksmith

Under a spreading chestnut-tree The village smithy stands; The smith, a mighty man is he, With large and sinewy hands; And the muscles of his brawny arms Are strong as iron bands. His hair is crisp, and black, and long, His face is like the tan; His brow is wet with honest sweat, He earns whate’er he can, And looks …

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