Cultural Customs & Traditions
Our cultural identities are continuously developing. Culture goes far behind race and ethnicity and it is the elements of culture that help define who we are. Our core beliefs and values are, in a lot of ways, products...
Being brought up in a working class area in the 40s & 50s. This article looks at what it was like to bathe in an old tin bath and the work it involved
In Kerala of southwest India lives an indigenous people, called the Nayar. They are known for having a highly complex and intriguing culture. The Nayar are a warrior caste who follow matrilineal dissention and are said...
Lists of common contemporary jargon and idioms.
The characteristics of culture are shared; group products; symbolic; learned; patterned; integrated; adaptive; compulsory; cumulative; dynamic and diverse. 1. It is shared. The culture is shared by the social...
In our have-to-have-it, get-it-now, go-big-or-go-home, all-or-nothing fast-paced lives, we often forget that not every culture is ruled by the almighty dollar
The traditions from the proposal to the wedding and after wedding celebrations in afghan culture.
"The Dreamtime" is actually the story of creation as believed and told by the Australian Aboriginals. The unlikely inspiration for this article was the name of Ursula Le Guin's "The Beginning Place"
About culture in Thailand. The hub identifies a traditional Thai custom; The 'wai' greeting. This important aspect of Thai culture is discussed, highlighting different types of 'wai' and when they should or shouldn't be...
Many people know the science or art of hair care, but do you know the customs and superstitions around hair?
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