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...
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...
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...
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...
FESTIVALS OF INDIA
festivals are at the heart of people’s lives in India. The numerous and varied festivals that are held throughout the year offer a unique way of seeing Indian culture at its best. The following popular festivals in India will provide you with a truly memorable experience.
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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 Athenians would enjoy festivals throughout the whole year and devoted several days of each month to them. There was an extremely diverse variety of festivals to cater for different parts of the population. Festivals were very important to Athenians in particular for many reasons. The Athenians were...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Panagbenga Festival - Baguio Flower Festival
Baguio City: February 1- February 29
It's flower season at the City of Pines -- perfect timing for an all-out fiesta in the streets. The Baguio folks take a break on these days to revel in the cool climate and the unique culture of their city. Multi-hued...
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...
Further information: Category:Festivals
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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...
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...
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...
about the Reading festival; I will investigate its historical and thematic origins. It will also consider how it transforms tradition and encourages social cohesion.
The description of Reading Festival in the book Best of British Festivals by Jeffries. B.,2008. “If your idea of festival heaven is getting...
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...
Great American Beer Festival (GABF)
Started in 1982, the GABF was created by nuclear engineer Charlie Papazian in Boulder, Colorado.
The original GABF had 22 participating breweries and the 2009 festival had 457.
In 2009 the festival expanded into a hall one-third larger than the previous...