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Deepavali or Diwali as Celebrated in Singapore
Deepavali or Diwali as Celebrated in Singapore
A festival of lights celebrated by by Hindus, Jains, Sikhs and some Buddhists, and Newar Buddhists, Deepavali is marked literally by an abundance of lights.

Hari Raya Haji in Singapore
Hari Raya Haji in Singapore
Hari Raya Haji is the festival of sacrifice.

Singapore National Day
Singapore National Day
The National Day is a commemoration of the independence of Singapore from Malaysia in 1965.

8 Things to Avoid During the Hungry Ghost Festival
8 Things to Avoid During the Hungry Ghost Festival
In Chinese culture, the gates of hell are said to open during the fifteenth day of the seventh month in the lunar calendar, which permits ghosts to roam free and receive offering (food and drinks, among others) from the living.

Mid-Autumn Festival: What is it about?
Mid-Autumn Festival: What is it about?
Mid-Autumn Festival falls on the 15th day of the 8th lunar month. When Singaporeans think about Mid-Autumn Festival, mooncakes immediately come to mind. Well, mooncakes and the full moon.