Gladiolus is the traditional flower of August.

August 2020 Cultural Diversity Review

The revolutionary spirit in July continues into August with a large amount of independence days taking place around the world as many countries threw off their colonial shackles during this month. The biggest religious festival in August this year is the widely observed, but not well known Christian festival of Assumption. Month info: Originally called Sextilis […]

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Larkspur is the traditional flower of July.

July 2020 Cultural Diversity Review

This year, July is a relatively quiet month for international holidays until the very last day,  when the major Islamic festival of Eid al-Adha takes place. That’s not to say there aren’t any other interesting holidays or festivals taking place. In fact, July can be considered the most revolutionary of months with 25 independence holidays […]

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Roses are the traditional flower of June

June 2020 Cultural Diversity Review

In the Northern Hemisphere, June is a summer month when individual vacations start to take precedence over wondering when the next public holiday. This year that is especially so as many countries will emerge from their COVID-19 travel lockdowns this month. However there are still some important and diverse festivals and holidays taking place. June […]

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