customs traditions of halloween l.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
CUSTOMS & TRADITIONS OF HALLOWEEN PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
CUSTOMS & TRADITIONS OF HALLOWEEN

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 9

CUSTOMS & TRADITIONS OF HALLOWEEN - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 368 Views
  • Uploaded on

CUSTOMS & TRADITIONS OF HALLOWEEN Each country has its own customs and traditions THE CELEBRATION ENGLAND and SCOTLAND

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'CUSTOMS & TRADITIONS OF HALLOWEEN' - jaden


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
the celebration
THE CELEBRATION

ENGLAND and SCOTLAND

  • All Saints' Day (All HallowsDay) becamefixedonNovember 1, 835, and All Souls' DayonNovember 2, circa 998. On All Souls' Eve, familiesstayeduplate, andlittle "soulcakes" wereeatenbyeveryone. TheEnglishReformationinthe 16th centuryde-emphasisedholidayslike All HallowsDayanditsassociatedeve. WiththeriseofGuyFawkesNightcelebrationsin 17th centuryEngland, many Halloween practices, especiallythebuildingofbonfires, weremovedtoNovember
  • In Scotland, folklore including that of Halloween, revolves around the ancient Celtic belief in faeries Sidhe” or “Sith” in modern Gaelic. Children who ventured out carried a traditional lantern (samhnag) with a devil face carved into it, to frighten away the evil spirits. Such Halloween lanterns were made from a turnip or “Neep” in “Lowland scots”, with a candle lit from a hollow inside. The autumn festival is pre-christian Celtic in origin, and is known in Scottish Gaelic as Oidhche Shamhna the “End of Summer”
ireland
IRELAND
  • OneoldcustomassociatedwiththeWesternIsleswastoputtwolargenutsinthehearthofapeatfire. Theseweresupposedtorepresentyourselfandyourintendedspouse. Ifthenutscurledtogetherwhentheywarmedupthenthiswasdeemedtobeagoodomen, butiftheyjumpedapartthenitwastimetolookforanothersweetheart.
slide6

THE USA CANADA AUSTRALIA

  • Halloween hasrecentlygainedalargeamountofrecognitioninAustralia
  • In 2006, costumeshopsreportedariseinsalesonHalloween-themedcostumes, onOctober 31, 2006 andhavereportedasteadyincreaseon Octobter 31, 2007. On Halloween night, horrorfilmsandhorror-themed TV episodesaretraditionallyaired, andcurrently, Halloween privatepartiesaremorecommonlyheldthanactual "trick-or-treating", howeverbotharestillobserved. Trickortreatingisgenerallyonlydoneinthetrick-or-treater's neighbourhood.
  • Halloween didnotbecomeaholidayintheUnitedStatesuntilthe 19th century, wherelingeringPuritantraditionrestrictedtheobservanceofmanyholidays. Americanalmanacsofthelate 18th andearly 19th centuriesdonotinclude Halloween intheirlistsofholidays. ThetransatlanticmigrationofnearlytwomillionIrishfollowingtheIrishPotatoFamine (1845-1849) finallybroughttheholidaytotheUnitedStates. ScottishemigrationfromtheBritishIsles, primarilytoCanadabefore 1870 andtotheUnitedStatesthereafter, broughttheScottishversionoftheholidaytoeachcountry.
russia
RUSSIA

In our country we don’t officially celebrate this holiday, but during our lessons of English, weorganize “Halloween parties” in costumes. We are also making “trick or treat”, because that’s great fun!!!

thas s the way how halloween celebrating
THAS’S THE WAY HOW HALLOWEEN CELEBRATING

MUDDY’S COCTAIL OF HELL …

slide9

WRITTEN BY

GACHKAEVA NASTYA

DOROFEEVA RITA

7 “A”