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Earth Day

By Earthday.org “Each year, Earth Day—April 22—marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970. The height of counterculture in the United States, 1970 brought the death of Jimi Hendrix, the last Beatles album, and Simon & Garfunkel’s “Bridge Over Troubled Water.” War raged in Vietnam and students nationwide overwhelmingly opposed […]

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IWD – International Women’s Day

Each year around the world, International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated on March 8. Thousands of events occur not just on this day but throughout March to mark the economic, political and social achievements of women. Organizations, governments, charities, educational institutions, women’s groups, corporations and the media celebrate the day. International Women’s Day (IWD) has been observed […]

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Epiphany

Santa Claus has already returned to the North Pole to rest, but this doesn’t mean that the holiday season is over — at least not for the thousands of children in Latin America and several European countries, which celebrate the Three Kings’ Day, also called Feast of the Epiphany. On January 6, 12 days after Christmas, Christians around the world […]

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Three kings day

And so it is. Santa Claus has already returned to the North Pole to rest, but this doesn’t mean that the holiday season is over – at least not for the thousands of children in Latin America and several European countries, which celebrate the Three Kings’ Day, also called Feast of the Epiphany. On January 6, 12 days after Christmas, […]

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Halloween – Origins

Yes. October is the month of Halloween. And how did it appear? The story goes that Halloween’s origins date back to the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain (pronounced sow-in). The Celts, who lived 2,000 years ago in the area that is now Ireland, the United Kingdom and northern France, celebrated their new year on November […]

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Women’s Day

8 of March.. International Women’s Day. Dear Women of the World, In a time where equlity and basic rights are still a struggle for so many of us, girls and women, we had to write a few lines about the importance of what we celebrate today: International Women’s Day and all that has been done in history […]

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Carnival is here!

February is a really happy month. Carnival is on it’s way with its colourful parades and fun parties. The cities celebrating the occasion fill up with masks and confetti, lights and colors that create a unique and festive atmosphere. The origins of Carnival are ancient and date back to the Roman Saturnalia, which were celebrated in […]

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Three kings day

Santa Claus has already returned to the North Pole to rest, but this doesn’t mean that the holiday season is over — at least not for the thousands of children in Latin America and several European countries, which celebrate the Three Kings’ Day, also called Feast of the Epiphany. On January 6, 12 days after Christmas, Christians around the world […]