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Lighting Lantern Ceremony


——–Lighting Lantern Ceremony

Every year, in Xinjie district of Hong Kong, villiagers will hold Lighting Lantern Ceremony to welcome new born members who were born in the village the previous year. 711 more words


The Values of Preservation and Education: Using Digital Libraries to Preserve Newfoundland & Labrador Folk Culture.


Albert Einstein once said, “The measure of intelligence is the ability to change.” In today’s society, libraries, and librarians themselves, must adapt to ever changing technological environments in order to survive in the 21st century workplace. 2,140 more words

Roy Byer, so long!

Roy Byer was one of the THE people when it came to Bajan knowledge.

He passed away this month.

As Roy was a serious archivist, I have included the following video clips as tributes. 292 more words

Caribbean Culture

German (Austrian) Video of the Week: Lederhosen and Elvis Dancing

Sometimes, German-speaking artists tend to tackle the spread of American culture by blending it with traditional culture. Andreas Gabalier is an Austrian singer who blends a ’50s rockabilly style with Alps folk culture. 258 more words