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Celebrations and festivals

by Peter Chrisp

  • 154 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Two-Can in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Festivals,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Fasts and feasts

  • About the Edition

    Explores how people all over the world celebrate special days, from birthdays and weddings to national holidays and festivals.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementPeter Chrisp
    SeriesTwo-Can discovery guides
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGT3933 .C47 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24973188M
    ISBN 101587282356, 1587282291
    ISBN 109781587282355, 9781587282294
    OCLC/WorldCa49826290

      BOOK RIOT | Book Recommendations and Reviews. The first section presents five different New Year’s celebrations: Hogmanay in Scotland, a fire festival in Iran, firecrackers and dragon puppet dancers in China, throwing out old pots and pans in Italy, and washing away sins and bad luck with the Songkran festival in Thailand. The rest of the book is sorted into the four seasons/5.

    Events Fill your calendar with anticipation. Search our list of happenings to plan your vacation around a signature event or browse things to do in North Carolina this weekend. You’ll find visitor favorites like Mayberry Days, the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games, fall festivals. The largest independent book festival in the country — and one of four “tentpole” festivals sought out by publishers each year — Decatur’s event is distinguished by its connection to the.

    Announcing the Texas Book Festival poster artist. Elizabeth Acevedo and Nic Stone joining Texas Teen Book Festival as keynote speakers. More Than A Festival. Supporting Texas Public Libraries. Inspiring Young Readers. Texas Teen Book Festival. News & Events. Recommended reading about racism against Asian Americans. The festival lasts twelve days and ends with the EPIPHANY [Jan. 6], the manifestation of God in Jesus, which celebrates Jesus' baptism, the visit of the Magi [symbolic of Gentiles] to the infant Jesus, and Jesus' first miracle when he turned water into wine at a wedding feast in Cana.


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