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Holidays, Festivals, and Celebrations of the World   Tags: education, events, holidays, research  

Find out the beginnings of many holidays as well as how they are celebrated now
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Holiday Appreciation

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History of Holidays

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Festivals - Rites, Ceremonies, and Celebrations

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Library Databases

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World Geography & Culture Online
Lists holidays celebrated in each country worldwide.
database logo Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Holidays (click on Nation & World)
Detailed information about selected holidays celebrated around the world.
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Find out how holidays were created and celebrated in the distant past.
 

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