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Easter Eggs Legends, History and Symbolism

By |2020-04-19T18:27:04+03:00April 19th, 2020|Categories: Culture, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Easter eggs, also called Paschal eggs, are eggs that are sometimes decorated. They are usually used as gifts on the occasion of Easter. As such, Easter eggs are common during the season of Eastertide (Easter season). The oldest tradition is to use dyed and painted [...]

Hungry Ghost Festival – A Traditional Buddhist Festival

By |2020-01-11T02:14:55+03:00January 11th, 2020|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , |

The Ghost Festival, also known as the Hungry Ghost Festival, or Yulan Festival is a traditional Buddhist and Taoist festival held in certain East Asian countries. According to the Chinese calendar (a lunisolar calendar), the Hungry Ghost Festival is on the 15th night of the [...]

The History of Wine

By |2019-07-29T03:57:55+03:00July 29th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Herbs & Plants, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The altered consciousness produced by wine has been considered religious since its origin. The ancient Greeks worshiped Dionysus or Bacchus and the Ancient Romans carried on his cult. Consumption of ritual wine was part of Jewish practice since Biblical times and, as part of the [...]

Ati Atihan Festival – The Mother of All Philippine Festivals

By |2019-07-03T02:54:00+03:00July 3rd, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , |

The Ati Atihan Festival is a feast held annually in January in honor of the Santo Niño (Infant Jesus), Held on the third Sunday, in the town of Kalibo Philippines in the island of Panay originally came from Batan, Aklan, then adopted later by some [...]

Holi: The Festival of Colors and Love

By |2019-05-10T16:26:19+03:00May 10th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Holi is a popular ancient Hindu festival, originating from the Indian subcontinent. It is celebrated predominantly in India and Nepal but has also spread to other areas of Asia and parts of the Western world through the diaspora from the Indian subcontinent. Holi is popularly [...]

The History of Drum and Bass Music

By |2019-05-07T15:55:24+03:00May 7th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Music|Tags: , , , , |

Drum and bass (also written as "drum 'n' bass" or "drum & bass"), is a genre and branch of electronic music which emerged from rave and jungle scenes in Britain during the early 1990s. The style is often characterized by fast breakbeats (typically 160–180 beats [...]

All About Chill Out Music

By |2019-04-17T16:36:19+03:00April 17th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Music|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Chill out music is a loosely defined form of popular music characterized by slow tempos and relaxed moods. The definition of "chill out music" has evolved throughout the decades, and generally refers to anything that might be identified as a modern type of easy listening. [...]

The History of Calendars

By |2019-03-27T15:20:18+03:00March 27th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The history of calendars means that people creating and using methods for keeping track of days and larger divisions of time covers a practice with ancient roots. Archeologists have reconstructed methods of timekeeping that go back to prehistoric times at least as old as the [...]

Rainbow Serpent Festival 2019

By |2018-09-04T11:13:48+03:00January 25th, 2019|Categories: |Tags: , |

Welcome to Rainbow Serpent Festival 2019! Rainbow Serpent Festival has come a long way since it started. From a small gathering in a secluded clearing to an internationally renowned, multifaceted weekend of dance, color, expression, and celebration. People now travel from all over the world [...]