14 Oct 2021

Indian Culture – Dussehra Festival

Dussehra or Vijayadashami is a Hindu festival celebrated on October 14th that symbolizes the triumph of good over evil. Dussehra commemorates the triumph of Lord Rama, an avatar of Lord Vishnu, over Ravana, the 10-headed demon king, whose effigy is set aflame during the festival. Culture Buff Indian Values games…

13 Oct 2021

Expo 2020 – American Pavilion

At Expo 2020 Dubai, the U.S.A pavilion will celebrate the theme of “Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of the Future.” The USA pavilion will showcase exhibition and culture programming to celebrate the American spirit, the people, ideas, creativity and invention that has driven America to create the future. Expo 2020…

11 Oct 2021

American Culture – Indigenous Peoples’ Day

America will celebrate its first national Indigenous Peoples’ Day on October 11 this year. Indigenous Peoples' Day is a holiday that celebrates and honors Native American peoples and commemorates their histories and cultures. Celebrations include traditional dances, art displays and ceremonies. Culture Buff American Values interactive games leverage visual storytelling…

10 Oct 2021

American Culture – Columbus Day

Columbus Day is a federal holiday commemorating the landing of Christopher Columbus in the Americas in 1492. For many, the holiday is a way of both honoring Columbus’ achievements and celebrating Italian-American heritage. Columbus Day is celebrated on October 11th this year however it is not observed in every state.…

08 Oct 2021

Interview with Global Cktizens

The founder of Culture Buff Games, Lucy Fogarty is delighted to be interviewed by Calvin Karuniawan Widjaja, interculturalist and host of Global CKtizens a Facebook Livestream and YouTube show on Saturday Oct 9th. Connect with @GlobalCktizens to tune into YouTube shows featuring interculturalists, third culture kids and people with interesting…

08 Oct 2021

Indian Culture – Happy Navratri

Navratri is a Hindu festival that is dedicated to the worship of Goddess Durga and her nine divine avatars for a period of nine days. Each day of Navratri is associated with an incarnation of the goddess and the nine displays of Durga’s feminine power. Each day is marked with…

06 Oct 2021

Indian Culture – Masala Chai

Tea-time in India is associated with stopping an activity to enjoy chai and a chat with colleagues, friends or guests. Drinking chai together helps Indians communicate and connect better. Masala chai is quintessentially Indian. Masala chai means that tea that been infused with spices such as cardamom, clove, black pepper,…

05 Oct 2021

SIETAR Deutschland Webinar Oct 11th 7pm CEST

Culture Buff Games is delighted to conduct a webinar " Learn how to use interactive games to teach British, American, Chinese & Indian Culture Values" for SIETAR Deutschland on Monday Oct 11th at 7pm-8.30pm CEST In this webinar Lucy Fogarty, the founder of Culture Buff Games will show how intercultural…

04 Oct 2021

Expo 2020 – Indian Pavilion

Expo 2020 Dubai, the first world expo to be held in the Middle East opened on October 1st. The India Pavilion showcases the culture, heritage, space programme and technology of India. The dynamic facade of the pavilion will narrate the 75-year old journey of the world’s largest democracy. Every week,…

30 Sep 2021

Chinese Culture – Golden Week

The Chinese holiday from Oct 1st to Oct 7th is called 'Golden Week'. China is expecting a boom in domestic travel during "Golden Week“ this year. Popular destinations for domestic travel include the beaches of Hainan island,  the mountains of Yunnan and the giant panda sanctuaries in Sichuan. Culture Buff…