Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year Celebration There are many holidays throughout the year that we celebrate in the United States. From Christmas to Easter and all of the weird ones that come…

Popular Holidays

Popular Holidays: National Hugging Day The act of a hug brings immense amounts of joy, happiness, and comfort. In fact, as children we love hugs because they are simple acts…

National Twin Day

National Twin Day: A Festival for Celebration All throughout the world, you will find people of different races, cultures, and genders. Every person is different and every person has something…

Thanksgiving Celebration In Turkey

Is Thanksgiving celebrated in Turkey? Every year, there are people newly introduced to the concept of the Thanksgiving Holiday. Because of the rich history of the holiday, it can be…

Turkeys and Thanksgiving

How Many Turkeys are sold on Thanksgiving? The turkey is the traditional highlight of any Thanksgiving meal. Chances are that, when you settle down for the holiday, this big beautiful…

Thanksgiving Parade

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Set a party in motion and it becomes a parade, and there’s no bigger celebration than the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Often cited as the largest…

Thanksgiving History

The Real History of Thanksgiving Today Thanksgiving is one of America’s biggest holidays.  For most Americans visions of parades, family, food, and football take the mind’s center stage.  However, this…

Turkey

Why is the Turkey called a Turkey? The wild turkey is a large, grounded bird native to the United States of America. Because of this, Benjamin Franklin once claimed it…

Thanksgiving Dinner

What Time Do You Eat Thanksgiving Dinner? Americans are all agreed that the Thanksgiving holiday takes place on the fourth Thursday of November. The proper time to start eating, however,…

Why do we eat turkey on Thanksgiving?

Why do we eat turkey on Thanksgiving? For the most of us, it just isn’t Thanksgiving without turkey. It’s a staple of the holiday, the centerpiece of the season, and…

Mawlid in Algeria

History Rabi-ul-Awwal is the third month of the Islamic calendar and 12th of this month marks the birth of the last Prophet of Islam. Mawlid is an Arabic word which…

Anniversary of the Revolution in Algeria

Anniversary of the Revolution in Algeria History The French ruled Algeria for almost 132 years, they invaded Algeria in 1830 and captured it. In 1848 they controlled Algeria and became…

Ashura in Algeria

Ashura in Algeria Background The word Ashura means tenth in Arabic while literally translated it means the ‘tenth day’. Ashura is not observed as a festival or a day to…

Muharram In Algeria

Muharram in Algeria History Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar Awal (first). Muharram is celebrated by Muslims all around the world as it marks the beginning of…

Eid-ul-Adha In Algeria

Algeria’s Eid-ul-Adha Introduction The People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria, being a Muslim country, observes the two most important festivals of Muslims. The first is Eid-ul-Fitr which marks the end of…

Eid ul-Fitr in Algeria

Eid ul-Fitr in Algeria Background According to the belief of Muslims Eid ul-fitr is a gift to them from God for the fasts that they observed during the Holy month…

Labor Day In Algeria

Labor Day In Algeria Labor Day is celebrated every year around the world on 1st May in honor of working men and women. It is also called International Worker’s Day…

National Youth Day

National Youth Day In Albania Introduction International Youth day is a day dedicated to the youth of the world. It is observed every year on 12 August and is recognized…

Martyrs’ of Colonial Repression Day

Martyrs’ of Colonial Repression Day 4 January 1961 marked a major milestone in the national liberation struggle by the native people of Angola against the Portuguese colonial troops whose regime…

Buddha Day – Bangladesh

Background Buddha Day is actually the celebration of the birthday and the death of Buddha. Buddhists say that Buddha agreed to be reborn after the Gods asked him to do…