Prior to the coming of Europeans, diversity has existed in Canada so it has always been a part of Canada. The presence of multiculturalism in the society represents a form of reminder of how Canada was founded. According to a research, about 71% of people said they are proud to be Canadian due to the fact that, people from different cultural groups in Canada get along and live in peace (Parkin & Mendelsohn,2003,p.10). Also, 65% of immigrants say that multiculturalism makes them very proud to be Canadian, in comparison with 52% of non-immigrants (Parkin & Mendelsohn,2003,p.11). In addition , 81% of immigrants are very proud to be Canadian because people from different cultural groups in Canada get along and live in peace ,compared with 68% of non-immigrants (Parkin & Mendelsohn,2003,p.11).
The Chinese New Year is the most popular and important festival of the year. It is also known as the Spring Festival and is celebrated for 16 days. It is a time for family reunions and big dinners. Red envelopes are handed out from elders to younger kids as a sign of the new year. Other traditions are multiple recreational activities like lion dances and lantern dances.
Each year, Tetra Pak China will set a recycling target with their partners and constant encourage the recyclers to achieve more 5. What suggestions do you have for Tetra Pak China’s future recycling efforts? After I finished reading the Tetra Pak China’s recycling chain, I think the Tetra Pak can work with the China’s environment authorities, China government have their department to deal with the recycling, therefor, Tetra Pak may work with the government to get more support. Furthermore, many Chinese local companies is put huge efforts on the environmental protection like Alibaba, Baidu and Tencent, therefor, Tetra Pak can work with them, because recycling is a big part of environmental
Slide 11: Mardi Gras is a treasure for many reasons. Mardi Gras is one of the most celebrated traditions in the world. It holds a very big name in the Christian World with the end of Christmas, and the new start of the year. The birth of Christ is a major event, that everyone learns of in their life. Mardi Gras also attracts millions of people each year to the festivals held all over the world, and the Mardi Gras season is one of the most celebrated traditions in the world.
The Chinese religion have 394 million adherents, and 150,000 are in North America. Although they are unsure about what their religion is because, it is a connection of “separate elements: traditional religion, Buddhism, Confucianism, and Daoism (Taoism)” (Corduan, 2012, p. 388). These elements are significant to the Chinese Popular Religion. This essay aims to summarize the key features of Chinese Popular Religion, describe key religious practices for an adherent of Chinese Popular Religion, describe the role of traditional Chinese religion in contemporary Chinese society, describe how the growth of Christianity and other religions have impacted contemporary Chinese society, and offer an example of how you think Christians might enhance their interactions within Chinese society. Buddhism, Confucianism and Daoism are the key features of the Chinese Popular Religion, and the base of the Chinese Popular Religion.
The 10th annual Feast of Seven Fishes Festival has expanded to two days and is set to take place this weekend. The Feast of Seven Fishes Festival will bring Italian flavor to historic downtown Fairmont Friday and Saturday. The festival attempts to preserve and celebrate the Italian holiday custom of serving a seafood meal on Christmas Eve in the observance of “La Vigilia,” or the vigil of the Christ child. In North Central West Virginia, the tradition is still alive and Main Street Fairmont currently hosts the event. “Main Street Fairmont has been involved with the Feast from it’s very first year,” said Kate Greene, executive director of Main Street Fairmont.
He is trying to say that they should not over extend and become something that they were not meant to be. It seems as if the main idea was to not stress yourself and be content with what you were supposed to be. This religion was only really known by Chinese government officials and strong believers in Laozi until modern China. Each government has a set of principles to live by and the religion of choice usually set the parameters on the government and gave the officials a set of standards to live and govern
The Fishing Derby is held on the first Saturday of June every year. Kids get a chance to go fishing and catch fish. The parents get a chance to go fishing too. The Lions Club does snow cones, popcorn, and hot dogs that are free, but people can make donations if they want to. Every kid gets a raffle ticket to win a prize.
For example, they built mosques, churches and temples for the people of different cultures to visit. This had a very positive result, it made Canada a lot more diverse and multicultural. It helped keep the religions and cultures alive in the country and made sure those cultures don’t vanish from the
“Canada is a multicultural nation and will become even more so as time goes on.” The statement represents how Canada is so rich in culture and how welcoming we are. Canada is a land full of immigrants and will continue to grow with more people with different cultures. All Canadians are descendants of immigrants that immigrated to Canada in one point in their lifetime. Being a child of Indian immigrants, I experience a lot of multiculturalism. It is a whole new world outside the boundaries of my home.