Some Important Facts About HALLOWEEN

Halloween is just an outmoded way of saying “ The Nights Before All Saint’s Day. The word hallow means “ HOLLY PERSON”. Halloween’s origins can be traced back to the ancient Celtic festival known as Samhain, which was held on November 1 in contemporary calendars. It was believed that on that day, the souls of the dead returned to their homes, so people dressed in costumes and lit bonfires to ward off spirits.  By the 9th century, October 31 was being celebrated as All Hallows’ Eve, later contracted to Halloween,…

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