First Ever Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan
International Festival brings 10 days of
music, film art, TEDx, Full and Half
Marathon, and Valentine Romance Feb 1423, 2015
The first ever annual festival in the Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan brings together 10 days of
arts, film, music,...
Many of the festivals, rites, rituals and even the dress habits of the adherents of Sanatana Dharma -- the Hindus, have deep spiritual significance and Amma actively encourages their propagation. In this section let us try to discover the Cultural Heritage of India, Her contributions to the world and...
country with various castes, creed, and colour hence a large number of festivals are celebrated in India in honour of their gods and goddesses. Since many communities exist here; the ways and method of celebrating these festivals also differ from state to state. But, the basic form of the belief behind...
Bac Ninh is a place which owns many cutural beauties in Viet Nam. When visiting Bac Ninh, tourists will be impressed by many traditional festivals in here. Lim festival is regarded as one of the most popular ones. It is famous for beloved Quan Ho folk songs which is really attractive...
Festivals and fairs of rajastan
Staged a few days before Holi (March) in the Brij area around Bharatpur, it celebrates the festival of spring with spontaneus expressions of music and dance.
Rites & Rituals The otherwise barren...
Festival is defined as a time of celebration marked by special observances. Every festival tells a message pertaining our customs, traditional values, mythology, culture and historical events. Festival usually brings happiness and glee. Thereby, it strengthens the bond of relationship and...
The Qingming (Pure Brightness) Festival is one of the 24 seasonal division points in China, falling on April 4-6 each year. After the festival, the temperature will rise up and rainfall increases. It is the high time for spring plowing and sowing. But the Qingming Festival is not only a seasonal point...
India is a city of FAIRS AND festivals but imagine if there were no festivals what would happen?
I know a life without these amazing festivals would become like hell. Firstly we would have no holidays and secondly no celebrations .and as we all know a normal routine life is really boring .following...
talking about Lantern Festival in Auckland.
As one of Auckland's most popular summer events, the Auckland Lantern Festival brings Chinese New Year celebrations to a glowing finale with hundreds of beautiful lanterns, including brand new designs from China.
Lantern Festival is the fifteenth of January...
Festivals, of many types, serve to meet specific needs, as well as to provide entertainment. These times of celebration offer a sense of belonging for religious, social, or geographical groups. Modern festivals that focus on cultural or ethnic topics seek to inform members of their traditions.
the music festival market in UK is remarkable in its size and breadth, with over 600 events held each year (Anderton, C). Meanwhile, the overall commercialization of these UK music festivals in resent years is considerable. Finkel (2010, p. 237) argues that the “degree to which an arts festival is commercialized...
This booklet was inspired by and written for participants in the Festival Encouragement Project (FEP), a program co-created in 2003 by the
Center for Cultural Innovation and supported by a grant from the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs (LADCA). The goal of
the FEP is to build the...
Different Dates and places of festivals in the philippines
The many communities of predominantly Catholic Philippines almost all have a patron saint assigned to each of them.
Ati-atihan Festival - Kalibo, Aklan (in honour of Santo Niño)
Dinagyang Festival - Iloilo City (in honour of...
PANAGBENGA FESTIVAL (BAGUIO)
Panagbenga Festival (English: Flower Festival) is a month-long annual flower festival occurring in Baguio, the summer capital of thePhilippines. The term is of Malayo-Polynesian origin, meaning "season of blooming". The festival, held during the month of February,...
Festival Hue 2000 took place within 12 days and nights with the participation of more than 30 Vietnamese and French art groups, including over 1,000 artists and professional and amateur actors and actresses. It attracted more than 410,000 people, including 41,000 tourists and 6,000 foreign guests… Festival...
Mid-autumn festival is called Tet Trung Thu in Vietnam. It is organized in the middle of the Autumn which is the eighth lunar month of the year. Mid-autumn festival is the festival of the children.
From the beginning of the month, people have prepared for the festival with colorful and different shape...
Like other parts of India, the people of Uttarakhand too celebrate a number of festivals all the year round. Since most of the population resides in rural areas, many festivals are related to the land and soil. These festivals promote bonding between the residents of the hills and preserve...
Chinese New Year or Spring Festival is the most important of the traditional Chinese holidays. It is sometimes called the Lunar New Year, especially by people outside China. The festival traditionally begins on the first day of the first lunar month (Chinese: 正月; pinyin: zhēng yuè) in the Chinese calendar...
What are you thinking of doing this summer? Why not try Reading festival? Reading festival I hear you say? From my past mind blowing experience at Reading I noticed that it was more of an annual pilgrim for people to pay homage to their musical idols, plus a chance to reconnect with friends from previous...
season. Each and every country celebrates their festivals with great joy and happiness. The Indian festivals are based on most of the religious or mythological patterns. There are many such stories that can easily describe about the reasons behind these festivals. People express their happiness by dancing...
Laguna Islands Philippines
| Ana Kalang Festival - Nagcarlan, Laguna, Philippines
Nagcarlan, Laguna, located 105 kms. South of Manila, supposedly got its name from the legendary head of the tribe before Christianity was brought to the Philippines- Ana Kalang. This beautiful and...
India is a land of festivals. People of different communities belonging to different religions live here. As a result, some kind of festival or the other is seen being celebrated with joy and fun on almost all days of the year. These festivals make life colourful and charming as they take people away...
Festivals in China and America
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Festivals are days or time of religious or other celebrations. Although some festivals are shared and celebrated in many countries all over the world, how people celebrate them and what people do during the festivals are usually...
the Dragon Boat Festival. She told me about Chinese traditional food and its beginning in our five thousands years old Chinese culture. My grandma said that our ancestors created lots of festivals such as The Spring Festival, The Lantern Festival, The Dragon Boat Festival, Moon Festival. The Dragon Boat...
A festival is an event which is celebrated collectively for celebrating a cause. Festivals are mostly celebrated to propagate the cultural heritage of nations. Festivals highlight various aspects of a society. For example people in all around the world celebrate Christmas, New Year, Sports events such...
year, a national festival called Hung King temple Festival is held to worship the Hung Kings, who were instrumental in the founding of the nation.
The festival used to last for 3 days from the 9th to the 11th of the 3rd month of the lunar calendar (lunar March). From 2010 the festival is from the 1st...
Main Square Festival- Arras
Rock en Seine- Paris
Vieilles Charrues- Carhaix
Eurockéennes de belfort- Belfort
Sonisphere Festival- amnéville
La route du Rock- Saint Malu
Solidays Festival - Paris
Pantiero Festival - Cannes
Rock Werchter -Leuven...
In Bulnes there is a day in which the people make a big party. That party celebrates the founding of Bulnes. This celebration is in October 3rd and it began 120 years ago. People celebrate this event bye doing a parade, selling almost about everything on stalls, and to end the...
Festivals and rituals with varying purposes took place in various times during the year of traditional European life from the 15th century to the late nineteenth century. Florentine, Lutheran, English, French, and Russian writers observed the diverse intentions concerning both rituals and festivals...
‘massification’ of culture and entertainment, as such, festivals are found to be a cultural industry, involving large numbers of people working in organisation, administration, promotion, marketing, and the creative and performing arts. Festivals come in different forms including agricultural, cultural...