By | 2017-07-12T03:50:48+00:00 July 12th, 2017|Categories: History Of Halloween|Tags: , |

The History of Halloween is one of mystery and intrigue. The word "HALLOWEEN" is a shortening of All Hallows’ Evening also known as Hallowe’en or All Hallows’ Eve. Halloween is a holiday celebrated on the night of October 31st. HALLOWEEN HISTORY The Halloween we know and love today has evolved from ancient ceremonies, the stories


By | 2016-10-22T00:16:20+00:00 October 22nd, 2016|Categories: Origins Of The Witch|Tags: , , , |

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5 Fun Facts About Halloween You Probably Didn’t Know

By | 2010-11-14T01:11:14+00:00 November 14th, 2010|Categories: Halloween Stats & Facts|Tags: , , , |

Halloween is one of the most popular holidays in the American holiday calendar.  Halloween costumes have not always been worn.  The origins of Halloween go back thousands of years to the Celtic people of Ireland and Britain.  The ancient Celts had a different calendar than the one we use today, and on the Celtic calendar

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

Why Witches Are Associated with Halloween

By | 2009-09-11T00:16:48+00:00 September 11th, 2009|Categories: Origins Of The Witch|Tags: , , , |

The image of a witch dressed in black with a big pointy hat riding a broomstick is an iconic Halloween image.  But why are witches so closely associated with Halloween? There are a lot of reasons why the image of the evil witch became associated with Halloween, and most of them are rooted in Middle