Tag: History

THE HISTORY OF HALLOWEEN AND KEEPING CHILDREN SAFE

The history of Halloween

What is the history of Halloween? Whether you celebrate or not, as I personally don’t, you can learn about the historical facts regarding the day. Halloween is the eve of “All Hallows’ Day.” This very special day is also known as the Day of the Saints, as celebrated by the Roman Catholic Church on November

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A TRAVELER’S JOURNAL #6: CANAL TOUR THROUGH THE HAGUE, THE NETHERLANDS

Walk with me through a canal tour in The Hague.  Warm sunny fall weather was my companion during my sacred journey through the Netherlands. The Hague, a romantic city or a political backdrop for the politicians. I always say, perception is but the personal perspective of the perceived. For many, this is where the politicians

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A TRAVELER’S JOURNAL #4: THE BINNENHOF, THE NETHERLANDS

Binnenhof, a thirteenth century Gothic castle, was converted to be the political center of the Dutch in 1584. This is the oldest house of parliament in the world which is still being used! Binnenhof translates as inner court in English. It is in the city center of The Hague, the Netherlands. It accommodates the The Ministry of

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ERASING HISTORY

ERASING HISTORY

Let us not erase history but learn from history. Do we rewrite history by erasing off negative history? History is like a river flowing through time and tide. She teaches us throughout time. As history never belonged to us, we can never change her, for we had never met, yet she leaves behind her footprints

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