SACRED FESTIVALS: ON-LINE ARTICLES


Judaism

Bernard Avishai, "Passover's Theological-Political Problem," Daily Beast (April 6, 2012).

Marc Gellman, "The Real Meaning Of Chanukah," Newsweek (November 30, 2007).


Islam

"The Hajj Goes High-Tech," Time.

"Marking The End Of Ramadan," Time.

  Alyssa Fetini, "A Brief History Of The Hajj," Time (December 5, 2008).


Hinduism

Hema Nair, "A Day Of Play: Water Balloons, Squirtguns, And Plenty Of Old Clothes Are Central To Celebrating Holi, Hinduism's Festival Of Colors," Beliefnet.

"The Kumbh Mela: An Indian Odyssey," Time (2007).


Other Religions

Kaatry MacMorgan, "A Midwinter Festival: Spring Is Stirring Just Beneath The Surface At Imbolc, When We Anticipate The Earth's Rebirth," Beliefnet.

Edain McCoy, "Signs Of A Greening Earth: Those Who Observe The Pagan Holiday Ostara Are Celebrating The Ancient Rites Of Spring," Beliefnet.

Mara Freeman, "The Silent Company: In The Tradition Of The Celts, Ways To Remember Lost Ones On Samhain," Beliefnet.


 

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