The Colours of Easter

The Colours of Easter brings with it much joyful celebration. Spring arrives, flowers bloom, and certain colors become ubiquitous in the holiday’s religious festivities. Several colors are associated with Easter and have deep symbolic meanings in Christian contexts. According to Encyclopedia Britannica, these associations began as early as the 1100s, when Pope Innocent III set out descriptions of the appropriate … Read more

Why it’s time for Australia to Celebrate Halloween

Why it’s time for Australia to celebrate Halloween, Australia has long been resistant to the idea of celebrating Halloween, considering it an American holiday that’s out of place in our culture. However, those views recently started to change, and over the past ten years, it has become increasingly popular.  Australians have begun to recognise Halloween … Read more