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Thanksgiving Day

Thanksgiving Day is November 27.

USA Thanksgiving Day: November 27

Thanksgiving is celebrated in the USA and its territories. Regarded as a harvest festival, Thanksgiving Day is traditionally a time for giving thanks to the harvest. At the same time, it is the time to express your gratitude. This is a holiday, which gets celebrated mainly in US and Canada. Even though Thanksgiving is religious in origin, it is identified as a secular holiday in the modern world. The location and date of the very first Thanksgiving celebration has been a topic of contention. The earliest attested celebration took place in 1565 at St. Augustine, Florida. However, the traditional one occurred in 1621 at Plymouth Plantation. Read the rest of this entry »

Cambodia remembers Birthday Anniversary of King Sihanouk

Birth of King Sihanouk is a National Holiday in Cambodia

Birth of King Sihanouk: October 31-November 2

Birth of King Sihanouk is a Public Holiday in Cambodia.

The birth of King Norodom Sihanouk took place on Oct. 31st 1922 in Cambodia at the capital of Phnom Penh. King Norodom Sihanouk was a direct descendant of the 19th century King Norodom. King Sihanouk was ruler of Cambodia on two separate occasions, 1941-1955 and again from1993-2004. As a nationalist leader, King Sihanouk secured Cambodia’s independence from French colonial rule and protected his beloved country from the most powerful rivalries.

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Halloween

Halloween Day

Halloween Date: October 31

Halloween Day is celebrated as a festival worldwide.

A festival that is closely related to All Saints day or sometimes even considered the same in some parts of the world is Halloween. The festival itself evokes a great sense of joy among the younger generation of people. The festival comes about as a practice followed among the Christian population and had its genesis in Samhain, a Celtic festival.

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Reformation Day is Celebrated in Slovenia

Reformation Day in Slovenia is a national holiday.

Reformation Day Date: October 31

Slovenia celebrates Reformation Day as a public holiday.

Slovenia, on October 31, celebrates Reformation Day to mark the anniversary that ushered in a wave of reforms. Reformation Day is a national holiday in Slovenia.

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Taiwan Celebrates Chiang Kai-Shek Day

Chiang Kai-Shek Day in Taiwan is a national holiday.

Chiang Kai-Shek Day Date: October 31

Taiwan celebrates Chiang Kai-Shek Day as a public holiday.

On October 31, Taiwan celebrates Chiang Kai-Shek Day. The birth anniversary of Chiang Kai-Shek is celebrated as a national holiday in Taiwan.

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