A young man retrieves the cross after competing against other divers
Discover Kataklysmos Festival in Cyprus, a festive event that combines both religious and pagan traditions.
National Sorry Day creates awareness of the policies that led to the mistreatment of Aborigines
In the month of May discover the history behind Australia's Stolen Generations and the efforts to honor and respect the aboriginal people.
During La Diada de Sant Jordi people exchange red roses and books
In the month of April embark on a trip to the autonomous region of Catalonia in Spain to explore the traditions behind La Diada de Sant Jordi.
Purple Day is an effort to create more awareness of epilepsy
The month of March creates awareness of epilepsy and explains the Purple Day initiative.
Chirigotas, costumed performers in the Cádiz Carnival, entertain people in the streets of Cádiz
The month of February begins with a stop in Cádiz, Spain for the colorful Cádiz Carnival. Unveil also a sweet Finnish tradition in remembrance of Finland's national poet Johan Ludvig Runeberg and the beautiful origins of Saint Valentine's Day.
A group of men struggle to catch the treasure ball at Tamaseseri Festival in Japan
The new year begins with a trip to Japan to discover the traditions at Tamaseseri Festival, an exciting feast that falls every year on January 3. Discover also in this digest the colorful Patras Carnival, one of the world's top carnivals in the city of Patras, Greece.
Saint Nicholas in the company of an angel and a devil in Prague, Czech Republic
The month of December starts with the celebrations of both Saint Nicholas' Eve and Saint Nicholas' Day in various European countries. Enjoy then the activities around Saint Lucy's Day, one of Sweden's most cherished Christmas traditions.
Eyjafjallajökull: Name of a volcano in Iceland
The month of November explores the Icelandic language and the attempt to preserve its native vocabulary. Learn also about the Transgender Day of Remembrance, an annual holiday to remember and honor the victims of transphobia worldwide.
Munduslingua celebrates and promotes diversity around the world
Jack-o'-lanterns adorn the streets on Halloween
In October reflect upon our vast cultural diversity and ways to soothe our personal relationships with people having different thoughts, points of view and even ways of living we don't necessarily share. Enjoy as well the story of Halloween and how it has come to be an ever growing feast around the world.