Festivals of Japan
In Japan, there are 15 holidays established by the law on national holidays. Seemingly, a lot. But no, the Japanese, despite the fact that sometimes they produce the impression of people buttoned up, like to have fun, sit at a richly covered (in the Japanese sense) table, relax with friends and loved ones. Otherwise, why would they need to add to the celebrations and official Matsuri — the holidays are informal, but followed a General fun, festive processions, fireworks, dancing and singing. Their own Matsuri is in every Japanese Prefecture, there is Matsuri, which is celebrated by the whole country. Their roots are usually rooted in the traditions of Shinto — one of the most ancient religions prevalent in Japan.
New year in Japan
New year in this country — one of the most favorite holidays. New year holidays last from December 28 to January 4, in these days of business life in the country and almost dies, and its population initially busy preparing for the holiday, then New year and then the rest from the celebration and fellowship with family and friends.
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Tradition – this is an important part of life of every family, they bind parents and children together. Every family has its own traditions that fill everyday life in a special sense, a pleasant and joyful emotions and memories. Sometimes we intentionally create traditions and rituals, drawing on religious and cultural traditions of our country, but also influenced by the popular traditions of other countries. Basically, family traditions from different countries very close by meaning and ideas, but different in implementation.
Here are some interesting family traditions from different countries:
In every family there comes a time when the child gets older and needs to say goodbye to childish habits. To say “goodbye” nipple for baby sometimes a difficult task. Parents around the world have little secrets, how to help children refuse pacifiers.
A very curious tradition exists in Denmark. In children’s parks have special trees on which the child can hang their pacifier and, thus, to say good-bye. Imagine how amusing and unusual, look the trees are decorated with colorful garlands of the nipple.
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Many people do not understand call fanatics and those who are particularly obsessed with religion. But when people go every day in the Church periodically and remain there until morning, then how should we interpret such a phenomenon? This trend is observed in South Korea, and it is hard for us to understand.
In Seoul in the early morning, thousands of people forced the city to Wake up. Christians in the cold and the dark, in an organized manner go to Church Myungsung and take their places for prayer.
Myungsung Presbyterian is the largest Church in the world, and it seems that it makes the above situation even more incredible. Believers don’t just attend a Church service every morning, they in the morning, go to Church four times.
“Christians can not live without faith and prayer, even a short period of time. I believe that every morning God prayer is a blessing for us. Parishioners with great pleasure attend the morning prayer, even if the Church is far away, and it takes a long time,” said Kim sung Gyoo, quoted by CBN.
The rules of this Church, introduced in 1980, pastor Sam hwan Kim. For 35 years, religious Association, which includes Ministers and members of this Church, grew up to more than 120,000 members. The pastor revealed the secret of this success: prayer and respect for Christian truth.