Festivals Together

USD $20.00

Many of us want an experiential understanding of the ways that different cultures and religions have found to love the Earth and unite with the cosmos. This book is an answer to that longing. Though focused on joyous activity, each festival is introduced with a deep respect, compassion and comprehension – the seeds that will enable these celebrations to flower within our hearts.

Festivals Together presents celebrations from Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim and Sikh faiths and incorporates regional expressions of north and west Africa, the Caribbean, China, India, Ireland, Japan, New England, the Phillipines, and more.

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Description

This special book for families and teachers helps you celebrate festivals from cultures from all over the world. This resource guide for celebration introduces a selection of 26 Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim and Sikh festivals. It offers a lively introduction to the wealth of different ways of life.

Festivals Together is brimming with stories, things to make, recipes, songs, customs and activities for each festival, comprehensively illustrated. You will be able to share in the adventures of Anancy the spider trickster, how Ganesh got his elephant head and share in Eid, Holi, Wesak, Advent, Divali, Chinese New Year and more.

The festivals are divided into the four seasons:

Spring

Chinese Lantern Festival
Holi
Eid-ul-fitr
Purim
St David’s Day
April Fools Day
Easter
Baisakhi
Wesak
Flower Festivals

Summer

Summer Sun
Midsummer
Tanabata
Raksha Bandhan
Mawlid an-Nabi
Janmashtami

Autumn

Harvest
Kite Flying Festival
Thanksgiving
Succot
Divali

Winter

Filipino Festival
Mother Holle
Chanukah
Christingle
Christmas
Kwanzaa
Chinese New Year

Additional information

Weight1.21 lbs
Dimensions8 × 10 × 0.5 in