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  Eid al-Adha, translates in Arabic to 'Festival of the Sacrifice', and is celebrated by Muslim communities in Australia and around the world for four days. Eid-ul-Adha usually takes place after the Hajj, a scared pilgrimage, performed by Muslims at the holy mosque Masjid al-Haram in Mecca,

  The Republic of Kiribati (pronounced Kiribas) celebrate Independence from the United Kingdom on 12 July 2021. Kiribati is made up of 33 islands which include 32 atolls and one raised coral island of Banaba. Most of the islands are low-lying atolls or ring-shaped coral reefs and as

  Lyell Vergara came to Australia from Cebu, Philippines! She has been working as a registered nurse in Sydney, over the last seven years. "I like to help people." said Lyell. Her family back home in the Philippines is very important. To support them, especially during a time

The American community around the world will officially be celebrating American Independence Day on Monday 5 July as a Federal Holiday commemorating 245 years since the historic 1776 Declaration of Independence. “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they

Featured video: Indico Yoga presents Surya Namaskar performed by beautiful Indian dancer Rukmini Vijaykumar.    'Yoga' originates from the Sanskrit word 'yuj', which means 'union' or 'to join' and is an ancient practice that involves physical postures (asana), breathing practices (pranayama), meditation and relaxation. It is said

The Philippines celebrates 123 years of Independence from Spanish rule. Filipino communities across Australia and around the world will also be celebrating! Whilst there will be many events celebrating independence Day across the country, the Philippine Community Council of NSW (PCC NSW) will be celebrating

Each year, Africa Day is celebrated around the world, as African Liberation Day in partnership with the United Nations, the African Union and Non-Government and community organisations. Returning for its 9th year, the Africa Day Gala Dinner will be hosted by The Africa Day Australia committee

Ramadan, or Ramzan, is the holiest month in the Islamic calendar. It’s a month of fasting observed by the diverse Muslim communities in Australia and around the world. The Grand Mufti of Australia, Dr Ibrahim Abu Mohamad representing the Australian National Imams Council announced the commencement

The Easter weekend traditionally commences with Good Friday, and continues with Easter Sunday and Monday and the four-day long weekend is one of reflection and celebration with families getting together with feasting.   The week leading up to Easter is called The Holy Week, or "Passion

Holi is an ancient religious Hindu festival that celebrates the arrival of spring and the triumph of good over evil. Whilst it is known as the 'festival of Spring' and celebrates the auspicious start of a bountiful spring harvest season in India, it's popularly known

Passover, or ‘Pesach’ in Hebrew, is a religious celebration that commemorates the story of the Israelites’ freedom and independence from ancient Egypt over 3,000 years ago. The festival is celebrated in Israel and Jewish communities around the world and is one of the oldest, continuously celebrated

Bangladesh Independence Day commemorates 50 years since the country’s Declaration of Independence from Pakistan on 26 March 1971 by founding President Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. The nation’s founding father, affectionately titled Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, was a politician, statesman and leader of the Awami League, who