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Dussehra, also known as Vijayadashami, is one of the major Hindu Festivals celebrated in India and around the world. It celebrates the ultimate triumph of good over evil. The name Dussehra is derived from the Sanskrit words dasha (ten) and and hara (defeat). It marks the culmination

  The Fijian community celebrates 51 years since the signing of the declaration of independence from Great Britain on 10 October 1970. This year’s theme is aptly titled 'Togetherness for a sustainable Fiji'. As the 10 October is on a weekend, the holiday is also celebrated on the

  India and the world proudly celebrates Gandhi Jayanti. On the occasion of the 152nd anniversary of the birth of Mahatma Gandhi, 'Great Soul', we celebrate one of the greatest leaders of the freedom movement. Whilst he is affectionately known as the 'father of the nation', he

To fans he was ‘the Galloping Garbo’, a shy working-class hero who thrilled crowds in between shifts as a garbage man. To opponents who dreaded facing his Polynesian power, he was a disrupter known as ‘The Big O’. To coaches and media critics, he was

Australia’s multicultural landscape has changed significantly over the last few decades. The growth of multicultural communities has, as a result, generated a growing demand for translators and translation services as well as interpreters. “The migration journey for anyone leaving their country to settle in Australia can

Onam is the one of the largest most spectacular festivals in Kerala, India, celebrating the end of the Monsoon season and welcoming the harvest season. The festival commemorates the legend of King Mahabali, who reigned over Parasurama Kshetra, which is an ancient name for Kerala. Kerala, which

  Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, was India’s great statesman and the first Prime Minister. During his famous 'Tryst with Destiny' speech, close to the midnight hour of 14 August 1947, he most famously said. "Long years ago we made a tryst with destiny, and now the time comes when

The Ni-Van community will be celebrating its 41st Independence day today and celebrations will go on throughout the weekend. In Vanuatu it is usually a nine day public holiday.and festival celebrating the independence. This s the most important national holiday in Vanuatu and is celebrated jubilantly throughout

  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