May 25, 2018

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      Holidays are always good. But some holidays are very special. Do you really know them?

Holi

      Holi takes place in India between February and March.  This 1)______ celebration of love and fertility symbolizes the triumph of good (represented by spring) over evil (represented by winter).

a) one-day
b) two-day
c) three-day

Chuseok

      Chuseok celebrates the 2)______ harvest in Korea. People dance and feast. The foods on the table have a specific position: soup on the North; fruits on the South. On the West, meat; and on the East, fish and rice cake.

a) Spring
b) Summer
c) Autumn

Yi Peng Festival

      Yi Peng is held every November in  3)______ . Locals believe this is the moment when the rivers are full of water and the moon is bright – so  they light their lanterns and make a wish!

a) China
b) Thailand
c) Japan

(Answers: 1-b / 2-c / 3-b)

Quer know more? Access the originals http://www.chiangmai.bangkok.com/info/yee-peng-festival.htm, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Holi and https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chuseok to expand your holiday culture.

 

IMAGE COURTESY:

• 1: http://www.chiangmai.bangkok.com/info/yee-peng-festival.htm#2: http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_CH7jJgJwdpE/SsXV7MrpuWI/AAAAAAAAEgA/F8WO_XXcnvE/s400/Chuseok%2BDancers.jpg
• 3: https://www.nhsf.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/holi2014-600x325.jpg

IMAGE COURTESY: IMAGENS INTERNAS AO POST:
• 1: https://d1ljaggyrdca1l.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/indian-woman-dancing-in-holi-festival-in-india-1600x900.jpg
• 2: http://monipag.com/lucie-bernazzani/wp-content/uploads/sites/2242/2016/11/Chusoek.jpg
• 3: http://aroundtheworldwithjustin.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/yi-peng-featured.png

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