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Songkran Festival 2013

| June 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

Songkran Festival 2013 -Water festival When:13th – 15th April 2013 Where:Thailand and some parts of Asia Feasts and festivals are a part of life. They are celebrated in each and every country. They are an important ingredient of every culture. They are inherited from the ancestral ancestors. Thailand is a country where numerous festivals take [...]

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Semana Santa 2012 – the Holy Week

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Semana Santa 2012 – the Holy Week In Spanish language Easter is called Semana Santa and its meanings are holy week. Normally this holy week is little larger than the European one and rest of world. These are the most important catholic holidays after Christmas. This week is celebrated in the memory of Jesus and [...]

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Emancipation Day 2013 – remembering the importance of freedom

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Emancipation Day 2013 – remembering the importance of freedom The importance of freedom cannot be underlined by any means. It is one of the basic rights of the human civilization. The value of freedom is only known by the countries that have gone through the phase of slavery. People have sacrificed a great deal for [...]

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Duan Wu 2012 – the most awaited Duan Wu Festival

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Duan Wu 2012 – the most awaited Duan Wu Festival In Asia, most of the regional calendars are based upon lunar calendar. The Arab calendar includes months like Shahwal, Ramadan etc. Similarly, the Hindi calendar contains months like Har, Jaith etc. These calendars comprise of 29, 30 or 31 days depending upon the movement of [...]

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The Celebrations of Corpus Christi 2012

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The Celebrations of Corpus Christi 2012 Corpus Christi is a Latin word that means “the Body of Christ”. The day is celebrated in Lutheran, Anglican and old Catholic Churches. The occasion isn’t marked as a special event in the Christ’s life, but it is a tribute or homage paid to the Jesus’ life. The day [...]

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