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All Posts Tagged With: "holidays"

Liberians scrub tombstones and dance to celebrate the dead

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Liberians scrub tombstones and dance to celebrate the dead

Liberia's Decoration Day is a national holiday that mourns the losses or celebrates the lives of lost loved ones. Liberians bring parties to cemeteries to clean and decorate gravestones, eat and dance.

Posted: April 15, 2009 12:26   Comments: 0
Uruguay makes summer Christmas white with polar bears

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Uruguay makes summer Christmas white with polar bears

A Worldfocus contributing blogger writes about celebrating the holidays in the sunny southern hemisphere.

Posted: December 25, 2008 08:30   Comments: 3
Home for the holidays

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Home for the holidays

Worldfocus anchor Martin Savidge is heading home to celebrate Christmas with his family, but recalls spending past holidays in Kuwait and Korea and remembers one holiday miracle.

Posted: December 24, 2008 08:17   Comments: 4
December brings an assortment of holiday traditions

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December brings an assortment of holiday traditions

A number of religious and cultural events take place in December. Check out our chart on global holidays.

Posted: December 23, 2008 16:25   Comments: 0

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