History of Halloween
The fascinating history and origin of Halloween. Trick or Treat, Jack-o-lanters, Halloween itself.
Samhain, Hallowmas, All Hallows' Eve, Hallowe'en: the holiday's Pagan origins.
A living person was put inside a wicker and set alight to pay tribute to the god of thunder, was one of many practices during original Halloween festivals -
The black dog howls...the wind whispers in the trees...the leaves crackle underfoot. It's All Hallows Eve. Here are some creepy traditions our ancestors upheld in ancient times up to present day.
This is the time of the year for celebrating Halloween. Ghosts, goblins, jack-o-lanters, witches, bonfires, haunted houses, costumes, trick-or-treating - all these customs and traditions we use in celebration of...
An overview of Halloween and its history, as well as a personal perspective on ways to celebrate Halloween without the "dark element" to it.
The fear of Halloween, known as Samhainophobia, can be extremely debilitating. Learn the symptoms, causes and strategies to overcome this common, but not often talked about, phobia.
There is a direct connection between the modern celebration of Halloween and the ancient Celtic mysteries of the British Isles
The strange and spooky tale of Nera at Samhain (aka Halloween), including folklore, history, and customs. Includes "The Hosting of the Sidhe" by William Butler Yeats.
What harsh physical actions actually cause skin to become green? What does the broomstick really represent? Neither are anything for children.
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