27 Mar 2021

Festivals of India – Holi

Holi, the Indian "Festival of Colors" is celebrated across India during the full moon of the Hindu Lunar calendar. The Holi festival symbolizes the beginning of Spring and the conquest of good over evil. During this fun filled festive time, Indians throw brightly colored powder and colored-water on each other.…

15 Mar 2021

Chinese Culture – National Panda Day

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26 Feb 2021

Chinese Culture – Lantern Festival

The Lantern Festival marks the final day of the traditional Chinese New Year celebrations, also known as Spring Festival. It is celebrated on the fifteenth day of the first month of the lunar calendar. Releasing lanterns into the sky, symbolizes people letting go of their past selves and embracing their…

14 Feb 2021

Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day! Valentine’s Day got its name from a man named Valentine, celebrated for his role as a Roman priest who helped couples secretly get married. He was caught and killed on February 14 in the year 270 A.D. for defying the emperor. Later, in the 5th century, Pope…

11 Feb 2021

Happy Chinese New Year

According to the Chinese Zodiac 2021 is the year of the Ox.  The Ox is the second of all zodiac animals. In the story of the Chinese Zodiac, the Jade Emperor held a competition to decide which animals would be included in the zodiac. The Ox was about to be…

05 Feb 2021

American Culture – Super Bowl

Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Kansas City Chiefs will face-off at Super Bowl LV or the 55th Super Bowl in Tampa, Florida on Sunday 7th February. The Super Bowl is the most popular and watched sporting event in the United States. It is the annual championship game of the National Football…

01 Feb 2021

American Culture – Groundhog Day

Every year on February 2nd Groundhog Day is celebrated in the town of Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania. The day derives from an old tale that each year a groundhog will poke its head up out of its den around this time. If it sees its shadow, indicating that it is a clear…

26 Jan 2021

Happy Republic Day India

Happy Republic Day India ! Every Jan 26th India celebrates its Republic Day. A magnificent parade is held in New Delhi which is attended by the Prime Minster, President and other VIPs. There is procession of carnival floats from each Indian state. The grand finale is a dramatic fly past…

22 Jan 2021

Chinese Culture Challenge

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18 Jan 2021

Festivals of India – Kumbh Mela

Kumbh Mela, the largest human gathering is a 48-day Hindu festival, celebrated four times over a course of 12 years at four locations draw millons of pilgrims who come to bathe at the Sangam, the confluence of the holy Ganges, Yamuna and the mythical Sarasvati. Devotees believe that a dip…