FASTING FOR TENTH OF TEVET: Jews recall the destruction of the Temple in 425 BCE.
JAPANESE TRADITIONS: Ring in the New Year with Oshogatsu’s noodles, postcards and visiting!
AMERICANS RING IN 2012: News from New York, Detroit, the realm of Apps and even the Moon.
8TH DAY OF CHRISTMAS: Talk about a day jam-packed with ancient Christian traditions!
AND ON THE 12TH DAY OF CHRISTMAS? Colorful customs of 12th Night and Epiphany or Theophany.
EASTERN ORTHODOX: Celebrating St. Basil with a flavorful coin-inside-a-loaf sweet bread.
New Year’s Resolution on Diversity: Want to promote world peace? Try a hug!
Start the New Year Right: News about Page-a-Day devotionals, and a new Bible, too.