In short, the answer is "yes - no matter the religion".
But it has seemed to become more complicated than that since certain religions went corporate. Now it seems that the only meaning to some religious holidays is to buy stuff.
If you back track the roots of religion, you will find that every religion on Earth has roots to Earth/Nature based religions where the purpose and meanings of their holidays were based off changes in nature; be they solstice and equinox/season changes or lunar phenomena.
They once told citizens when to plant, when to harvest, when to prepare, etc.
by pisean282311 8 years ago
I am bored by religious people's claim that there way is only way and they only have ticket for heaven stuff...are you among those who are sick and tired of such sales pitches?
by Castlepaloma 3 weeks ago
I respect and accept Religion, certainly don't understand them, as they don't accept me. Being fearless myself can be a bitch, yet rather be honest and harmless.I watched politics and religion meld into one” Nearly half of 76 counties are Christians nation made gays illegal. Fear of a difference...
by whonunuwho 6 years ago
Should we respect each other's religious holidays?Should we as a people from all races and religions respect each other's special holidays and religious celebrations and not criticize those who have a different culture and beliefs?
by larryfreeman 9 years ago
As I mentioned in a previous announcement, categories are coming to HubPages.Here is the proposed breakdown of the Religion & Beliefs CategoryReligion & Beliefs (Top Level)* African Traditional Religions* Angels* Atheism & Skepticism* Baha'i* Buddhists* Christians* Eastern Religions*...
by ggorka 8 years ago
Is there a badge for religious tolerance? We don't practice any particular religion but discuss...as many as possible. We acknowledge the beliefs of any religion that we are exposed to and teach our children to respect that there are different religious beliefs. If possible, we will even observe...
by britneydavidson 8 years ago
As everybody is confused about God and his identity, his role, his name, his power. Every one has his own believes, many of us not believe in God, like we all say God knows everything and he can see everything, so this post is for my dear God friend, requesting you to come here on earth and tell us...
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