Savannah is gearing up for a big comeback of its most profitable holiday Thursday as its beloved St. Patrick's Day parade returns for the first time since 2019. Hundreds of thousands are expected Thursday for the parade, a 198-year-old tradition in Savannah.
The priestesses are part of a feminist push to make Hinduism more inclusive. Some have begun officiating at Indian weddings stripped of patriarchal traditions: No more "donating" brides to in-laws.
Folks in other countries have figured out ways to hold a safe traditional celebration at a time of quarantines and lockdowns. Here are a few hacks they've devised.
It's Juneteenth, also known as "Freedom Day" — commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. It was on June 19, 1865, when union soldiers...