Free Essays on Importance Of Festivals

  1. Advantages of Festivals

    Advantages of Festivals - 1 Festivals celebration is the the culture we got from our past generations.According to the history these festivals are celebrated when they achieve something (symbol of victory),or on the occasions where they are benefited (crop gain,happy with some gatherings etc). These...

  2. Hinduism and Festivals

    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...

  3. Importance of Uttarayan

    of the world with great zeal and enthusiasm. It is a harvest festival which is basically celebrated in the Hindu communities. In Indian, the states of Bihar, Bengal, Punjab, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu celebrate the festival with great fervor and gusto. Now I will tell Harsh to share...

  4. Hinduism and Festivals

    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...

  5. Comparison of ghost festival

    A Comparison of Ghost Festival in United State and Thailand             Festival is an event that is staged by a local community that is also usually happening in the same place every year. The festival seems religious and superstitious, but it shows about the culture and tradition. There are...

  6. Traditional Celebration Chinese New Year

    Traditional Celebration Chinese New Year [pic] Of all the traditional Chinese festivals, the New Year is the most elaborate, colorful, and important. This is a time for Chinese to congratulate each other and themselves on having passed through another year, a time to finish out the old, and to welcome...

  7. Text

    Front. Archit. Civ. Eng. China 2007, 1(2): 255–259 DOI 10.1007/s11709-007-0032-0 RESEARCH ARTICLE LIU Yuan, CHEN Chong The effects of festivals and special events on city image design © Higher Education Press and Springer-Verlag 2007 Abstract City marketing provides a good vehicle to strengthen...

  8. Festival in Vietnam

    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...

  9. Buddhism Paper

    and emphasizes intuition and practice. Zen Buddhism emphasizes the practice of meditation as a way to gain self-knowledge. It places much less importance on theoretical knowledge, philosophical discussions, and the study of Buddhist writings when compared to other Buddhist traditions. One of the central...

  10. Events Industry

    event, or indeed the author, researcher or student in the field. Type Events include a vast range of activities in the public sphere such as festivals, celebrations and themed events (entertainment, sport and leisure, political educational, sport, arts, cultural and community events. They also include...

  11. World Religion

    are based on idol worship. They worship in the temples or in their homes, visiting temples is not crucial, most only visit temples during religious festivals. Although when a woman is menstruating she is not supposed to worship or go to a temple because they must achieve ritual purity and blood is considered...

  12. Festivals in China and America

    Festivals in China and America 外文学院2001级3班 郑晓韵 NO.010214321 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...

  13. Importance of sports and games

    remain under some stress. Usually sports and games are used together as a single term but there is difference between them with respect to their importance. Game is such an activity which gives us mental strength for instance when playing chess, monopoly and scrabble etc, our mind activity is involved...

  14. Book Festival Fundraiser

    Nonprofit fundraiser for book festival Comm/215 May 2, 2011 University of Phoenix Online Nonprofit fundraiser for book festival To organize a book festival many subjects must be addressed: the reason for the fundraiser, public need, monetary goal, special...

  15. Festival Republic and Glastonbury Festival

    international festival Steve Henderson, Leeds Metropolitan University Glastonbury Festival has beconne a worldwide attraction for music fans and artists alike. In 2009, Bruce Springsteen was added to the long list of acts (from Paul McCartney to Oasis) that have appeared at the festival. It started...

  16. Account for the Rise, Growth and Importance of the Asante Empire

    ACCOUNT FOR THE RISE, GROWTH AND IMPORTANCE OF THE ASANTE EMPIRE In 1873, under the leadership of Sir Garnet Wolsely, the British, supported by the Fantes, attacked the Asante Empire. This was the first time that the Empire had been attacked on its own soil. The Asantes were defeated and their capital...

  17. Festivals as a Source of Life

    Festivals as a source of life The importance of festivals in India, a festival is a celebration of life. Festivals for the general public to bring peace and happiness.They break the monotony of life. Indian festivals are numerous.The three types of national, religious and seasonal are one. Write the...

  18. Commodification of Culture

    its members to function one with another without the need to negotiate meaning at every moment. Culture is learned and forgotten, so despite its importance we are generally unconscious of its influence on the manner in which we perceive the world and interact within it. Culture is significant because...

  19. Festival and Prominent Religious Festivals

    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...

  20. hung king festival

    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...

  21. Festival and Event

    social impact for the organisers, tourists and the people who attend this music festival. TITP can allow people from all over the world to have a shared experience and show there interest and love for music. This music festival also brings the community of Kinross together and allows them to have pride...

  22. Global Beer Market - Industry Size, Share, Trends, Analysis And Forecasts, 2012 – 2018

    consumed by mankind. Browse Full Global Beer Market Report With Complete TOC @ http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/beermarket.html The cultural importance of beer in some of the most affluent regions in the world means that the global beer market has no way to go but up. The only major threats to the...

  23. Akropolis

    were the division between free and slave, the differing roles of men and women, the relative lack of status distinctions based on birth, and the importance of religion. Most surviving evidence about ancient Greeks comes from the Classical and Hellenistic city-states, but the same general pattern seems...

  24. Arcbs- Marketing Plan to Target Ethnic Minority

    Volunteering Australia have found that the motivations for Italians to do voluntary work was to do something worthwhile (73%), ranked second in terms of importance was to help their own community (53%) and thirdly for personal self satisfaction (43%) (Appendix 1). Their top three barriers to participate...

  25. The Qingming (Pure Brightness) Festival

     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...

  26. Marketing Communication of Berlin Film Festival

    Introduction The Berlin International Film Festival is the biggest event of Berlin, the capital of Germany. I will divided this essay in four parts. The project will start with a general overview of the marketing communication and in particular related to Film Festival. The second part will analyze which strategies...

  27. IMAGINING LIFE WITHOUT FESTIVALS,

    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...

  28. Importance of Culture

    world is also a result of the mindsets of people inhabiting different regions of the world. Why is culture important? Let us try to find out. Importance of Culture The cultural values of a community give it an identity of its own. A community gains a character and a personality of its own, because...

  29. Hi Every Body

    even the narrator who is obviously belongs to a very intelligent sort of people also refers to the past, namely to the ancient Roman festival of the Terminalia. This festival was celebrated in Rome and in the country on the 23rd of February. The critic depicts it as follows: “the neighbours on either side...

  30. The Structure of Old Comedy

    and receive all the amenities that come with it. Notice that both plays are given the title of their chorus’ role in the play, which emphasizes the importance of the chorus in old comedy. The agon is a debate between two parties of 12 chorus members each, who function as representatives of two...

  31. Harbin Ice Festival

    lantern has gain popularity that people starts to make ice lanterns to put outside their house and gave it to their children to play during some festivals. Ice lantern was the symbol of winter holiday back in the old days. Ice lanterns also symbolize the novel changes and immense advance in techniques...

  32. Olympics

    the Olympics has shifted away from pure amateurism, as envisioned by Coubertin, to allowing participation of professional athletes. The growing importance of mass media created the issue of corporate sponsorship and commercialization of the Games. World wars led to the cancellation of the 1916, 1940...

  33. Bulness Festival

    Bulnes Festival 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...

  34. Hero

    institutions. Prizes are awarded to the winners. Sweets are also distributed among the children. Very often it is found that people have forgotten the importance of this national day. They only hoist flag and shout “Bharat Mata Ki Jai”. But they do not think a little about the country soon after this day. ...

  35. Community Book Festival

    Community Book Festival According to the United States Census Bureau (2013), Queens, New York, has an estimated population of 2.2 million people living in this growing region. With a large population like this, it would be an ideal place to promote reading by conducting a book festival for the community...

  36. Festivals

    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...

  37. y,dy,du,ytd,u

    known as Deepavali and the "festival of lights", is an ancient Hindu festival celebrated in autumn every year.[3][4] The festival spiritually signifies the victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil, and hope over despair.[5][6][7] The festival preparations and rituals typically...

  38. Greek Theater

    plays were often presented at religious festivals in honor of Dionysus, the popular god of wine and fertility. It was an enlightened tyrant, Pisistratus, who officially installed an early springtime festival called the City Dionysia in Athens. This festival developed into an annual, publicly funded...

  39. About Ancient Greek Theatre

    Athens the culture became part of a festival called the Dionysia. This honoured the god Dionysus. Tragedy, comedy and satyr play were the three dramatic genres to emerge in this city. As this was a similar cultural identity throughout Greece, Athens often held the festival in different locations. The theatrical...

  40. Funding a Non-Profit Community Book Festival

    Project Literacy Now: Funding a Non-Profit Community Book Festival Introduction "Without books the development of civilization would have been impossible. They are the engines of change, windows on the world, "Lighthouses erected in the sea of time." They are companions, teachers, magicians, bankers...

  41. Vietnam Culture

    confucianism,islam and christianity.There is also spirt worshippers(animists) and hindu and islamic followers. Values; Importance about Vietnamese values is their importance to their sence of natinol identity.Vietnamese history has shown ,it has been a country obsessed with maintaining its independent...

  42. student

    literature, Greek unique style of architecture, mysterious myth, and scientific progress are always worth our admiration. Besides, the grand sports festival “Olympic Games” originated in Greece. In this essay, I will give a full explanation to the Greek arts, literature, history, lifestyle and politics...

  43. National Festivals

    3 National festivals Independence Day Independence Day, August 15, commemorates the day in 1947 when India achieved freedom from British rule. The day is celebrated to commemorate the birth of the world`s biggest democracy as a national festival. Till Independence, there is no true national...

  44. Buddhism: Based on the Teachings of Siddhartha Gautama

    given, engaging in sexual misconduct, speaking falsely and taking drugs and drink which confuse the mind. Buddhists have many festivals throughout the year. These festivals celebrate events in the lives of Buddha’s, Bodhisattvas and famous teachers. During these occasions people can also take refuge...

  45. Fsfs

    third method is to submit the project in film festivals where the film competes for potential distributors and buyers of the film’s rights. In this method, the film is already assumed completed; however, film markets a simultaneous event to film festivals are channels through which producers create...

  46. Memoreable Events

    memorable event essay 500 words Everyone has their own memorable event, something that makes me forget what is it? Please listen to me Oh! Spring Festival this year, my sister and her friends, her father, my mother led them down in Phuket, Thailand tourism. First trip abroad, inevitably very excited...

  47. The Lantern Festival

    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...

  48. Festivals and Rituals

    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...

  49. Performance Problem and Prospect of Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahido Church(Eotc) in the Tourism Sector

    from home for pleasure, business confreres, etc which implies that tourism is a recent phenomena. (Yohannes 1985) The ever-increasing economic importance tourism has now pained the attention of most countries of the world. Tourism was given little political relevance as recently as ten year ago. Now...

  50. Importance of ‘Perso Social and Health Education’, ‘Religi and Moral Education’ and ‘Soc Subjects’.

    RATIONALE AND DISTINCTIVE FEATURES Educational documents stress the importance of ‘Personal Social and Health Education’, ‘Religious and Moral Education’ and ‘Social Subjects’.  Indeed, the 5-14 National Guidelines (2000) states that “Our physical, emotional and social health is inextricably linked...

  51. About Chinese Festival

    Introduction: Do you know the most famous Festival of China? Have you ever heard about that Korea has conflict with China in the traditional cultural field? In order to call on people to realize the importance of Chinese own traditional culture and Cultural Identity, the research...

  52. Vietnam and America

    biggest different is culture. We will see the different in celebration between Vietnam and the U.S. In Vietnam, the most important day or festival is Lunar New Year but in the U.S, I can see Christmas is more important than New Year. Let talk about Christmas first, many people in the United States...

  53. A Comparative Study on Festival Culture Between China and Western Countries

    A Comparative Study on Festival Culture between China and Western Countries By 项冉 SID: 20093039055 CLASS: 093英语2班 Business Institute Anhui University of Finance & Economics October 2012 CONTENTS 1. Introduction ……………………………………………………………….........3 2. Reasons of the increasing...

  54. Role of Malls in Dubai Shopping Festival

    Shopping Festival Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) takes place every winter with its mammoth array of discounts, competitions, prizes, fireworks and entertainment. DSF offers amazing shopping discounts, attracting holiday makers from around the globe keen on grabbing a bargain. Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF)...

  55. Sop Civil

    Engineering was result of my desire to contribute something beautiful to the society, direct impact of Civil Engineering on every individual’s life and importance of infrastructure for development of a country. Foundation of this lay in my childhood admiration of my friends’ father who was a civil engineer...

  56. Germany: Schleswig-Holstein State Brochure

    event, is held here in the last week of June. Hundreds of boats from home and abroad visit the Kiel Firth and make Kiel Week one of Europe's biggest festivals. More Information Official State website: Schleswig-Holstein.de Online Government Portal: SH-Landtag.de Statistics Area 6,086 sq mi (15...

  57. Visitation Report

    Festivals: Paths to Unity Festivals play a significant role among all religions, but especially among Hindu and Sikh traditions. Every religion has numerous festivals (rituals), but what is the point of having such ceremonies? I believe festivals play an important role in religious life because...

  58. A case study of sponsorship at Glastonbury Festival

    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...

  59. The Importance of Carnivalesque in Twelfth Night

    The Importance of Carnivalesque in Twelfth Night The theory of Carnivalesque was presented by a Russia critic Mikhail Bakhtin, his theory proposed that the nature of Carnivalesque liberates the assumptions of the higher class through humour and chaos, in other words the nature of Carnivalesque mocks...

  60. Spring Festival

    Spring Festival is the most joyful festival in China, and it is also the day of a family member reuniting. Do you want to know that Chinese how to celebrate this festival? Putting the spring festival scrolls up, hanging the lanterns, having the reunion meals, having dumplings, sitting up late and waiting...