Halloween Cultural Variations

Halloween:-Halloween Cultural Variations

American Halloween

By | 2016-10-19T22:43:24+00:00 October 19th, 2016|Categories: Halloween Cultural Variations|

History оf Halloween Holiday іn America Halloween time іѕ а holiday associated wіth аll sorts оf weird costumes, candies аnd tricks. It'ѕ а time whеn lots оf money іѕ doled оut fоr thе celebrations. Hоwеvеr, nоt many аrе aware оf whу Halloween іѕ celebrated. How dіd 'trick-оr-treating' come аbоut? Whу аrе thе costumes spooky аnd

Day Of The Dead

By | 2016-09-11T16:36:36+00:00 September 11th, 2016|Categories: Day Of The Dead History, Halloween Cultural Variations|

Day Of The Dead History The practice of celebrating the dead goes back thousands of years in South American cultures. In the Aztec culture, the celebration of the dead was in August and went on for a month. During that time the people paid tribute to Catrina, the Goddess of Death, who was portrayed as

Dia De Los Muertos History – The Day Of The Dead

By | 2013-06-09T18:46:15+00:00 June 9th, 2013|Categories: Day Of The Dead History, Halloween Cultural Variations|

In the US Halloween is all about being afraid of the dead coming back to harm the living. But in South and Central America they celebrate the dead at the end of October and beginning of November instead of being afraid of the dead. The Day of the Dead is actually a two day festival

Why We Love Halloween

By | 2012-11-24T19:53:03+00:00 November 24th, 2012|Categories: Halloween Cultural Variations|

Halloween has only been a popular holiday for the last hundred years or so, but every year it becomes more popular with people who love to be scared. Most people like to be scared, sometimes, and Halloween is a great time to get scared. Horror movies are consistently some of the most popular movies put

Why People Like Halloween

By | 2012-07-07T21:40:30+00:00 July 7th, 2012|Categories: Halloween Cultural Variations|

There are various reasons why people might like Halloween - from the trivial reasons to the more elaborate ones. Have you ever stopped to think about why you like Halloween? Or, if you are one of the people who hates the holiday, have you ever stopped to think about the reasons why other people like

Halloween is Community Building

By | 2010-05-10T22:26:41+00:00 May 10th, 2010|Categories: Halloween Cultural Variations|Tags: , , , , |

October is a magical time of year. There is a chill in the air, the leaves have begun their own slow display of fireworks, brightening the sky with vibrant oranges, reds and yellows, and all the Halloween decorations begin to appear. Jack-o-lanterns grin eerily out from the doorsteps, scarecrows stand ominously among bundles of high