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Midsummer Day in Sweden

Midsummer ("Midsommardagen") is one of the most famous Swedish holidays. It has been a state holiday... Read full article

Kayapo

The Kayapo (Caiapó in Portugese) are the native people of Brazil living on the plains of the Mato ... Read full article

Christmas in South America

Christmas in South America is a bright, colourful holiday. It is celebrated with lot of passion. Sim... Read full article

Moroccan wedding

Morocco is a country in the north of Africa. It has its coast in both the Atlantic Ocean and the Med... Read full article

San people

The San or Basarwa people live on the vast territory of Kalahari desert which is divided among 3 cou... Read full article

Palio della Rana

Palio della Rana is a rather unusual event organized during the first weekend after Easter in the It... Read full article

Korean funeral

An old Korean belief states that a person who dies alone will become kaekkvi or a wondering ghost. S... Read full article

Easter traditions

Easter is in its essence a religious holiday celebrating the resurrection of Jesus Christ. It is als... Read full article

Bone house

Bone house is a building or certain site which includes human skeletal remains. They are ofte... Read full article

Strange wedding traditions

Wedding traditions differ from culture to culture, nation to nation. Some of traditions are actually... Read full article

Easter egg

Easter egg is one of the most important symbols of Easter. Ancient Egyptians believed that an egg is... Read full article

Japanese table manners

Japanese traditionally eat sitting on cushion placed on tatami floor. They seat around a low table. ... Read full article

Christmas in Europe

Christmas is a holiday commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ. It is celebrated by Christians but a... Read full article

Carnivals

Carnival is a festival held 40 days before Easter. It reaches each peak in the party organized befor... Read full article

Wedding traditions in South America

South America is a continent with predominantly Christian population. That's why here I won't descri... Read full article

Jerez Horse Fair

Jerez de la Frontera is the city located in the southern Spanish province of Andalusia (in Spanish A... Read full article

Festa del Redentore

In 1573 people of Venice, Italy held a special feast. They celebrated the end of plague in their cit... Read full article

Pushkar camel fair

Pushkar is a town located on the edge of Thar desert in the Indian state of Rajasthan. It is famous ... Read full article

Esala Perahera

Esala Perahera, or like it is sometimes called Festival of the Tooth, is one of the biggest festival... Read full article

Carnival of Binche

Binche is a Walloon town in the Belgian province of Hainaut. Binche is famous for its carnival held ... Read full article