"Festival In Malaysia" Essays and Research Papers

  • Festival In Malaysia

    Culture Singapore Feature Article for August 2007 Published online 1 September 2007 Text & Pictures by Ian Chung • Edited by Lynnette Terh The Putrajaya Flower and Garden Festival is Malaysia’s largest Flower and Garden Festival to date. The venue for this event is at Lakefront Precinct 2, Putrajaya in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, from 25 August to 2 Septemer 2007, and is held in conjunction with Malaysia’s 50th National Day Celebration and alongside the 44th International Federation of Landscape Architects...

    Flower, Gardening, Kuala Lumpur 507  Words | 3  Pages

  • Festivals and celebrations in Malaysia

    Festivals and celebrations in Malaysia Malaysia has a number of festivals and celebrations, most of which are either religious or cultural in origin, and are swathed in traditions and rituals. Malaysia. A country where one can experience a multitude of cultural celebrations and festivals, as well as, and most importantly, good food(!) all year round. Almost every month of the year, tourists and locals alike immerse themselves in one celebration or another, thanks to the diverse cultural practices...

    Chinese calendar, Chinese holidays, Chinese New Year 1030  Words | 4  Pages

  • Malaysia

    multiracial country. Malaysia has a population of 23.27 million consisting of 61 percent Malays, 30 percent Chinese, 8 percent Indians and 1 percent of other ethnic groups. Malaysia is unique because of its diversity of races, religions and cultures, the stability of the country and many places of interests. Besides, there are many international achievements which are the pride of our nation. Diversity of races, religions and cultures is a significant characteristic of our nation. Malaysia is a multiracial...

    Culture, Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur International Airport 840  Words | 3  Pages

  • Festival

    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 year. Opportunities to try local shop keeper’s wears are available as the festival is located within the beautiful town centre. There are many local arts and crafts, organic fruit and veg and even...

    Celebrity, Folk festival, Reading and Leeds Festivals 1082  Words | 3  Pages

  • Festival

      BENGUET STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL     La Trinidad Benguet is the Guinness World Record Holder of the “Largest Strawberry Cake,” a recognition awarded during the Strawberry Festival in March 2004. During the festival locals and visitors alike can enjoy various activities, including Agro Trade fair, the search for Ms. Strawberry Festival 2009 and Mr. La Trinidad, jobs fair, strawberry contests, Strawberry Farm tour and berry picking, Dumba ni Kabajo, Benguet Grand Battle of the Country Western bands...

    Baguio City, Benguet, Berries 765  Words | 4  Pages

  • Celebration in Malaysia

    Festivals and celebrations in Malaysia Malaysia has a number of festivals and celebrations, most of which are either religious or cultural in origin, and are swathed in traditions and rituals. Malaysia. A country where one can experience a multitude of cultural celebrations and festivals, as well as, and most importantly, good food(!) all year round.Almost every month of the year, tourists and locals alike immerse themselves in one celebration or another, thanks to the diverse cultural practices...

    Chinese calendar, Chinese holidays, Chinese New Year 1000  Words | 4  Pages

  • Festivals

    Festivals and fairs of rajastan BRIJ FESTIVAL 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. DESERT FESTIVAL Place: Jaisalmer Time: January-February Rites & Rituals The otherwise barren land of Jaisalmer comes to life and displays some cherished moments of its illustrious past and affluent culture. Traditional dances backed by high-pitched music create an out-of-this-world environment...

    Bikaner, Forts in Rajasthan, Jaipur 1307  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Festival

    she couldn't care less. "Michael, it's summer, and you get a full 12 hours of sleep not matter what time you crash." She had a point there. "Anyways, you remember how we talked about trying to get you into working staff for this years Harry Brown festival?" "Yeah?" Now she really caught my attention. "Well I made a few calls this morning and now you're all signed up. Start packing clothes to last you for the weekend and any other essentials you can think of. You'll be staying with me and Matt...

    2007 singles, Billboard Hot 100 number-one singles, Night 1901  Words | 5  Pages

  • Malaysia

    Malaysia is a Southeast Asian nation that exists on two sides of the South China Sea, splits into Peninsular Malaysia which covers the southernmost point of Eurasia, and Malaysian Borneo (East Malaysia), which is on the island of Borneo. Malaysia is bordered by Thailand on the peninsula, and Indonesia and Brunei on the island of Borneo. Malaysia covers an area of 329,847 square kilometers (127,355 square miles). Malaysia is divided into two regions, with a total of thirteen states based on Malay...

    Borneo, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 1215  Words | 3  Pages

  • Festival Season in Malaysia

    Title: Festival Season in Malaysia Malaysia is one of the countries in the world which have multi-racial. Although Malaysia has the most races of citizens in the universe, the Malaysia’s residents can live together peacefully. The ethnics of citizens in Malaysia are Malayan (Muslims), Chinese, Indian (Hindu), Iban, Kadazan and etc. Between, the three major ethnics are Malayan, Chinese and Indian in Malaysia. Because of the multi-racial of Malaysia, there are also many festive season in Malaysia. Malaysia...

    Chinese astrology, Chinese calendar, Chinese New Year 477  Words | 2  Pages

  • Proposing for Malaysia Art Festival

    Miss Liana Shanzi Head of Department Kementerian Kebudayaan Kesenian Dan Warisan Malaysia Aras 16,17,18,19,26,27,29,30,34,35,36&39, Menara TH Perdana,Jln Sultan Ismail,50694 Kuala Lumpur. Dear MS Liana PROPOSAL TO UPGRADE MALAYSIAN ARTISTIC SENSE BY ORGANIZING MALAYSIAN INTERNATIONAL ART FESTIVAL Content Summary In this proposal, Brings Art Gallery is proposing enormous Malaysian Art Festival 2013 which all the Malaysian will be celebrating as a celebration. Next, we combine...

    Art, Arts, Broadway theatre 2708  Words | 8  Pages

  • Food in Malaysia

    The Fascinating History of Malaysian Food Malaysia is the home of multiple ethnicities which found its roots during the colonial times where hundreds and thousands of immigrants arrived here to find an honest living in this prosperous land. The migrants’ mostly Chinese working in the tin mines and the Indians placed along the rubber estates brought along with them their cultures not forgetting rich culinary heritages. The cultures go along fine with their cooking where unusual traditional gathering...

    Asian cuisine, Laksa, Malaysia 1419  Words | 4  Pages

  • Culture of Malaysia

     MALAYSIA The flag of Malaysia, also known as the Jalur Gemilang (Malay for "Stripes of Glory"),[1] comprises a field of 14 alternating red and white stripes along the fly and a blue canton bearing a crescent and a 14-point star known as the Bintang Persekutuan (Federal Star). The 14 stripes, of equal width, represent the equal status in the federation of the 13 member states and the federal government, while the 14 points of the star represent the unity between these entities.[2] The crescent...

    Culture, Culture of Malaysia, Flag of Malaysia 1224  Words | 4  Pages

  • Peninsular Malaysia

    PENINSULAR MALAYSIA * Malaysia is a multiracial country. Malaysia has a population of 23.27 million consisting of 61 % Malays, 30%, Chinese, 8 % Indians and 1% of other ethnic groups. To understand, virtue, ethics, and morality we must first understand their meanings. Besides that, the minority groups in the Peninsula include the:- * Chinese peranakan : It is a culture that encompasses the best of old ancient malay, chinese and European influences and absorbs the best of other cultures...

    Chinese New Year, Malacca, Malay language 1071  Words | 4  Pages

  • Homosexuality in Malaysia

    ISSUES RELATED TO HOMOSEXUALITY IN MALAYSIA Recently, there are many issues about homosexuality had occurred. For example “Seksualiti Merdeka” or "Sexuality Independence". Seksualiti Merdeka is an annual sexuality rights festival held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It features a programme of talks, forums, workshops, art, theatre and music performances, interactive installations, and film screenings, organised by a coalition of Malaysian NGOs, artists and individuals. Its aims are to affirm sexuality...

    Bisexuality, Gender, Gender identity 1248  Words | 4  Pages

  • malaysia culture

     Malaysia is a multi-ethnic, multicultural and multilingual society which consist of three major races; the Malays, the Chinese, and the Indians. They are once immigrants who are brought in as workers by the British. The tribal people who lived in Malaysia long before the existence of the three races are known as the Orang Asli which means “Original People”; they populate the East Malaysia more in Sabah (Dayak, Iban, and Bidayuh) and Sarawak (Kadazan) in our current era. There are also other immigrants...

    Brunei, Chinese New Year, East Malaysia 1884  Words | 5  Pages

  • Tourism in Malaysia

    seeks to assess the performance of tourism in Malaysia, its development, impacts and future. Implications for students will also be discussed. Tourism success in any country begins from the priority placed on it by the government. The Malaysian government through its Ministry of Tourism Malaysia (hereafter referred to as Tourism Malaysia) plans develops and oversees tourism policies, projects and other activities to realize its vision of making Malaysia an international tourism destination. The activities...

    International Council on Monuments and Sites, Italy, Kuala Lumpur 1028  Words | 4  Pages

  • Tourism and Malaysia

    problem statement and in -depth analysis. I choose Malaysia as my destination. Malaysia is a federal constitutional monarchy in Southeast Asia. It consists of thirteen states and three federal territories. It is separated by the South China Sea into two regions, Peninsular Malaysia and Malaysian Borneo. Land borders are shared with Thailand, Indonesia and Brunei and maritime borders exist with Singapore, Vietnam and the Philippines. Peninsular Malaysia is connected to Singapore via causeway and a bridge...

    East Malaysia, Ethnic group, Johor 2083  Words | 7  Pages

  • 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 in 1970 when 1,500 hippy revellers gathered on a farm near Glastonbury Tor to be plied with free milk and entertainment from a makeshift stage. Now, Glastonbury is a major international festival that attracts...

    Festival Republic, Glastonbury, Glastonbury Fayre 2048  Words | 6  Pages

  • Chinese Mooncake Festival

    descent throughout the globe will be celebrating the traditional Mid-Autumn Festival, also known as the Mooncake Festival. It is the third major celebration on the Chinese lunisolar calendar which incorporates elements of both a lunar calendar and solar calendar, which is not uncommon among Asian cultures. This year, the Mid-Autumn Festival took place on the 29th of September. As it has always been in Malaysia, the festival was celebrated with merriment and involved the incorporation of lanterns, mooncakes...

    Chang'e, China, Chinese calendar 1349  Words | 4  Pages

  • Food In Malaysia

    Food in Malaysia Introduction Nasi Lemak Nasi lemak is a fragrant rice dish cooked in coconut milk and pandan leaf commonly found in Malaysia, where it is considered the national dish.It is also popular in neighbouring countries such as Brunei; Singapore; Riau Islands and Riau provinces of Indonesia; and Southern Thailand. Nasi Lemak can be found in the Southern Philippines prepared by Filipino Muslims, it is considered one of the most famous dishes for Malay-type breakfast. It is not to be confused...

    American Chinese cuisine, Indonesia, Indonesian cuisine 1695  Words | 13  Pages

  • Tourist Satisfaction and Tourism Products in Malaysia

    tourism products available in Malaysia that becoming the great attractions of tourists? “Malaysia truly Asia” is the slogan used by Tourism Malaysia in promoting the country. It best describes Malaysia as the melting pot of different races and religions found in Asia country such as Malays, Chinese, Indians and many other ethnic groups. Despite of the diverse races, cultures and religions, Malaysians live in perfect harmony and peacefulness. The multiculturalism in Malaysia not only made it a wonderful...

    Cultural tourism, Maldives, Tourism 975  Words | 3  Pages

  • Dragon Boat Festival

    Duanwu Festival (Chinese: 端午節/端午节), also known as Dragon Boat Festival (Chinese: 龍舟節/龙舟节), is a traditional and statutory holiday associated with Chinese and other East Asian and Southeast Asian societies as well. It is a public holiday in mainland China (since 2008[1][2]), where it is known by the Mandarin name Duānwǔ Jié, and in Taiwan, as well as in Hong Kong and Macau, where it is known by the Cantonese name Tuen Ng Jit. The festival is also celebrated in countries with significant Chinese populations...

    China, Chinese calendar, Chu 1303  Words | 4  Pages

  • Social and Cultural Environment in Malaysia

    Social and Cultural Environment of Malaysia The cultures around the world are very different and very much the alike at the same time. The way people live around the world depends on the norms internalized by their societies. The given circumstances that differ around the world limit individual’s chances for fortune and life chances. There are endless questions that can be asked to compare or contrast culture from culture and nation from nation, but the fact that there are so many similarities...

    Chinese New Year, Culture, History of Malaysia 1774  Words | 5  Pages

  • Weddings in Malaysia

    WEDDINGS IN MALAYSIA From the moment the intention to marry blossoms in a man, to the time when he is united with his wife, marriage rites of the three largest ethnic groups in Malaysia is filled with traditional ceremonies and customs. A brief glimpse into the marriage ceremonies of the Malay, Indian and Chinese reveals some of its highlights. The Malays have perfected the art of subtlety when approaching the bride’s family to ask for her hand in marriage and this line is invariably...

    Chinese marriage, Gift, Hindu wedding 1363  Words | 4  Pages

  • Malaysia a Multi-Cultural Country

    Malaysia is a tropical country with around 25million people. Malaysia located at Southeast Asia, peninsula bordering Thailand and Northern one-third of island of Borneo, bordering Indonesia, Brunei, South China Sea and South of Vietnam. Malaysia separated in two islands just similar as New Zealand, the only difference is West and East Malaysia and they are sharing the island with other countries as has mentioned before. The capital city (Kuala Lumpur) is located in West Malaysia, and Sabah (Borneo)...

    Borneo, Brunei, Chinese New Year 1619  Words | 4  Pages

  • Malaysia Chinese Culture

    Malaysia Chinese Culture Malaysia's cultural mosaic is marked by many different cultures, but several in particular have had especially lasting influence on the country. Chief among these is the ancient Malay culture, and the cultures of Malaysia's two most prominent trading partners throughout history--the Chinese, and the Indians. These three groups are joined by a dizzying array of indigenous tribes, many of which live in the forests and coastal areas of Borneo. Although each of these cultures...

    China, Chinese calendar, Culture 745  Words | 3  Pages

  • rituals and festivals

    Rituals and festivals have been a part of traditional European life for many years. They involved all religions, social classes and happened in almost all areas throughout Europe. Back in these times, there were no forms of entertainment like television, cell phones and video games. People depended on one another to entertain themselves. People in Europe would also be punished or tortured in front of the whole town to control public outbursts. An example of this is known as charivari. Some of these...

    Carnival, Isles of Scilly, Police 1180  Words | 3  Pages

  • Music Festivals

    EUROPE FRANCE Main Square Festival- Arras Rock en Seine- Paris Vieilles Charrues- Carhaix Eurockéennes de belfort- Belfort Garorock- Marmande Sonisphere Festival- amnéville La route du Rock- Saint Malu Solidays Festival - Paris Pantiero Festival - Cannes BELGIUM Rock Werchter -Leuven, Belgium Pukkelpop- Hasselt Dour festival Les Ardentes Festival- Liege Lokerse Feesten- Lokeren Cactus festival- Brugge Tw Classic- Werchter Suikerrock- Tienen Rock Zottegem Feest in Het...

    Iron Maiden, Kings of Leon, Muse 597  Words | 7  Pages

  • Malaysia Mega Events Festivals 2015 Skyride Festival Park Throughout

    Malaysia Mega Events & Festivals 2015 Skyride Festival Park Throughout 2015 • Tasik Putrajaya (Lake Putrajaya) Enjoy a magnificent view of Putrajaya from 150m above ground! Held for the first time ever, this festival offers the opportunity for visitors to ride on a giant helium balloon with a gondola measuring 13m. It can accommodate a total of 30 passengers per ride. The park will be located at Precinct 2, Putrajaya. Marina Putrajaya No. 1, Jalan P5/5, Precinct 5, 62200 Putrajaya Tel: 603 8885...

    Barisan Nasional, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 4394  Words | 12  Pages

  • Panagbenga Festival - Baguio Flower Festival

    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 costumes are worn, mimicking the various blooms of the highland region (or any of its 11 ethnic tribes). There's also the half-dozen or so flower beds-- disguised, of course, as the Panagbenga parade...

    Cebu City, Festival, Iloilo City 829  Words | 3  Pages

  • festivals of india

    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.  In past times, festivals were times when the elderly shared stories and transferred certain knowledge to the next generation. Historic feasts often provided a means for unity among families and for people...

    Christianity, Christmas, Event planning 1190  Words | 4  Pages

  • Harbin Ice Festival

    the remaining water leaving a hollow vessel. A windproof ice lantern is now formed. The windproof ice 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 of the Chinese craftsmanship. 2.2 Introduction of Harbin Ice lanterns were first found in...

    Harbin, Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival, Heilongjiang 1998  Words | 6  Pages

  • Festivals in Lebanon

    is a Festival ? A festival or gala is an event ordinarily staged by a local community, which centers on and celebrates some unique aspect of that community and the Festival. 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 . Lebanese Festivals:- The...

    Baalbeck International Festival, Baalbek, Berlin Philharmonic 1981  Words | 7  Pages

  • Chinese Moon Festival

    Moon Festival In United States there are some holidays that are celebrated together with family, like Thanksgiving, Christmas and Independence Day. In China, we also have family reunion days and the Moon Festival is one of them. The Moon Festival is also known as Mid-Autumn Festival or the Zhongqiu Festival. Of course, this festival has equivalents in other countries, such as Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines and South Korea. If you are not familiar with the Chinese Moon Festival then...

    China, Chinese calendar, Chinese New Year 1056  Words | 3  Pages

  • Tourism Industry of Malaysia

    Tourism Industry of Malaysia (Background) The early 70s spelt the beginning of a `new era`. The old Tourism Department of 1959 was then upgraded into the Tourism Development Corporation. The formation of the Tourism Development Corporation (TDC) in 1972 and placing it under the purview of the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MITI) for strategic planning and focus charted a new era in the history of the tourism industry. That was the same year Malaysia Airlines was formed (1972). It was the dawn...

    Economics, Economy, Economy of Malaysia 1486  Words | 5  Pages

  • American festivals

    BEER FESTIVAL 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 year. The GABF is considered the largest ticketed beer festival in the United States. The Great American Beer Festival (GABF) is a three-day annual event hosted by the Brewers Association, held...

    Brian Greene, Festival, Great American Beer Festival 1150  Words | 4  Pages

  • 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 festival celebrattions have got following advantages: 1. Increase the relations among the people 2. Create an opportunity to the people of community to share their feeling and exchange their ideas...

    Festival, Festivals in India, Gandhi Jayanti 896  Words | 3  Pages

  • Closer Look to Malaysia Tourism

    product. In the Southeast Asia region, Malaysia is a model how to take the best from tourism by making it better and better. In this writing, Malaysia and its people is closely seen. As for tourism, we will look into history of Malaysia’s tourism development together with how Malaysia Tourism Promotion Board manages it. Its marketing strategies are also analyzed in the current trends of the world’s tourism. Finally, we will come to arousing thinking tourism in Malaysia and Vietnam in comparison and experience...

    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Ng Yen Yen 1972  Words | 6  Pages

  • Hinduism and Festivals

    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 their origin, the traditions and the excitement of celebrations is still the same for years. However, since India has a majority of Hindus, there is a preponderance of Hindu festivals. Cities or states are famous for the celebration of particular festivals e.g...

    Festival, Hinduism, India 1389  Words | 5  Pages

  • Festivals in the Philippines

    Festivals in the Philippines 1. BULAKLAKAN FESTIVAL January 01 / Muntinlupa City, Metro Manila (45 minutes from Manila) Annual procession, parade of flowers and costumes. 2. COCONUT FESTIVAL January 11-15 / San Pablo City, Laguna (2 hours from Manila by land) A grand mardi-gras celebration which pays homage to Laguna Province's most ubiquitous crop. 3. CARACOL FESTIVAL January 19 / Glorietta 4 Park, Makati City, Metro Manila (30 minutes from Manila ) "Caracol" is Spanish for...

    Cities in the Philippines, Cities of the Philippines, Luzon 1123  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Greatest Festival in Islam

    The Greatest Festivals In Islam In Islam, celebration is a form of thanking Allah, the One True God. Celebration, in Islam, is merry-making, going out to parties, visiting and meeting friends and relatives and having clean fun, and also a form of physical and spiritual purification. Islamic celebrations include taking a bath, putting on clean or new clothes, wearing perfume and going to the mosque or a place of congregation for Salat, a form of prescribed prayers. The dates and days of celebration...

    Eid al-Adha, Hajj, Islam 904  Words | 3  Pages

  • Festival and Event

    to make this event a success. Social and Cultural Impact TITP has a massive effect on the 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 for where they live and the history and tradition this event brings. Although sometimes if the Kinross...

    Entertainment, Event planning, Event scheduling 1955  Words | 7  Pages

  • Malaysia

    Malaysia is a multiracial country. Malaysia has a population of 23.27 million consisting of 61 percent Malays, 30 percent Chinese, 8 percent Indians and 1 percent of other ethnics Diversity of races, religions and cultures is a significant characteristic of their nation. Malaysia is a multiracial country with a rich cultural heritage. Unique to Malaysia is the 'Open House' concept where during the various cultural and religious festival like Hari Raya, Chinese New Year, Deepavali, Gawai Day and others...

    Formula One, Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur International Airport 601  Words | 2  Pages

  • Malaysia Truly Asia

    Malaysia, Truly Asia Malaysia has long been one of the world’s best kept tourism secrets. It is an ideal tourism destination in so many different aspects as it offers a wide range of diverse attraction to suit all tastes and most importantly, at relatively affordable prices. In addition, the country also offers a fascinating cultural mix with colourful festivals, unique arts and crafts, architecture, food and a rich array of dance forms. Malaysia has a tropical climate throughout the year, enjoying...

    Hawker centre, Johor Bahru, Kuala Lumpur 848  Words | 3  Pages

  • Unusual Festivals

    My lecture is about unusual festivals. Could you give me some examples for unusual festival? -Yes that’s true -Don’t you have any idea? I'm sure you have seen some unusual festivals on TV but now you might forgot them. Forexample you imagin a lot of people gathering in a city throwing tomatos at each other just for fun. Have you ever participated in an unusual festival? -Yes: great this is such an interesting experience I'm sure you never fogot that day. -No: no problem...

    Apollo, Festival, Hindu festivals 1231  Words | 4  Pages

  • 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 the Life, Festivals and Philosophy of Indian people. Festivals in India In India, festivals do not just offer people a temporary reprieve from their daily grind. Imbued with deep inner significance...

    Bihar, Hindu, Hinduism 766  Words | 3  Pages

  • Hinduism and Festival

    Many festivals are celebrated in India. Diwali is the most important festival of India. It is a festival of Hindus but everyone participates in it. It is called Deepawali also. This festival falls in October or in the first week of November. When Lord Rama killed the Ravana-symbol of sin-and returned to Ayodhya, people expressed their joy and wel­comed Lord Rama's return by lighten­ing their houses. On this day everyone looks happy and they greet one another. Children buy toys and crackers...

    Andhra Pradesh, Ayodhya, Diwali 616  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Spring Festival

    When I was younger, I asked to my grandma that why people eat rice dumplings during 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 Festival was created to commemorate the poet 'quyuan' who jumped into the 'Han river' and committed suicide when...

    Chinese calendar, Chinese language, Chinese New Year 1326  Words | 4  Pages

  • Laguna Festivals

    Laguna 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 capable leader, allegedly saw the Virgin Sta. Ana, who took the poison out of the lanzones fruit so that it can be edible, thus, the name Ana kalang Festival, in honor of the fruit which is one of the...

    Blessed Virgin Mary, Calamba City, Festival 1147  Words | 4  Pages

  • Dinagyang Festival

    Dinagyang Festival A participant of Dinagyang Festival The Dinagyang is a religious and cultural festival in Iloilo City, Philippines held on the fourth Sunday of January, or right after the Sinulog In Cebu and the Ati-Atihan in Aklan. It is held both to honor the Santo Niño and to celebrate the arrival on Panay of Malay settlers and the subsequent selling of the island to them by the Atis. History Dinagyang began after Rev. Fr. Ambrosio Galindez of a local Roman Catholic parish introduced the...

    Dinagyang Festival, Iloilo, Iloilo City 1065  Words | 3  Pages

  • Hindu Festivals

    HINDU FESTIVALS Hinduism is the world's oldest religion. Its roots date back to 4000 BC. Hinduism is widely spread out in India and around South-East Asia. Hinduism is a polytheistic religion, believing in many gods. Most of the festivals in Hinduism are centered on one or more gods. Hindus celebrate thousands of festivals every year at every part of the world. Each of the Hindu festivals is celebrated in a similar manner. They all include chanting prayers to the gods and making sweets or snack...

    Diwali, Hindu festivals, Hinduism 846  Words | 3  Pages

  • Korean Festivals

    Festival |Significance |Events |Date |Food | | |Seollal |New Year's Day |Sebae(New Year's |1st day of |Tteokguk(Traditional soup made of | | | |greetings),Charye(Ancestral |first month |rice cake), Yakwa(Honey cakes) | | | |ceremony),Yunnori(Traditional game) | | | |Daeboreum |First full moon |Geuybulnori(Rice...

    Cake, Nian gao, Pancake 477  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Songkran festival

    SONGKRAN FESTIVAL Do we have everybody?! .. Guys, over here… there’s our bus. Please settle down. So, good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen. Welcome to Chiang Mai, Thailand. My name is Thu and I’m gonna be your tour guide for the next three days. Before we get to the centre of the city, I want to tell you a bit about our three-day trip. As you all know today is the 13th of April At this very moment, all the provinces around the country are ready to celebrate the Songkran festival. The Songkran...

    Chiang Mai, Festival, Luck 911  Words | 3  Pages

  • Indian Festival

    celebration - Diyas, fireworks - Gifts, sweets distribution - Lighting decoration Values of Diwali festival - Family Unite - Thanks giving and be generous - Brings unity among people - Victory of good over evil Paragraph: Draft - 2 Diwali, the festival of lights, is the most interesting festival of celebration from Indian culture. Diwali is celebrated by lighting up diyas or small clay lamps which are filled up by oil and...

    Debut albums, Diwali, Good and evil 347  Words | 3  Pages

  • Maple Festival

    In order to understand the history of the Geauga County maple festival one must have some insight as to the history of Geauga County. Geauga County was established in 1806, Geauga, is a Native American word for raccoon. Geauga County has been deemed a wonderful place to raise a family as it has many square miles of countryside and woodlands. Geauga County is also known for its many family oriented activities and a town that functions like a large family. In the county there are many amenities...

    Chardon Township, Geauga County, Ohio, Chardon, Ohio, Geauga County, Ohio 1539  Words | 4  Pages

  • Maubanog Festival

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