Belgium

Are there any major festivals of Christianity?

Christmas Easter Whitsun + many saints' days Additional Answer: Christianity is notable for the following holidays and festivals: Christmas Saint Patrick's Day Mardis Gras Valentine's Day Easter All Hallows' Eve (Halloween) Thanksgiving Another Answer: Christmas and Easter

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What are important holidays or cultural events in Belgium?

Public holidays: New Year's Day January 1 Easter varying Easter Monday 1st Monday after Easter Labour Day May 1 Ascension 6th Thursday after Easter Pentecost 7th Sunday after Easter Pentecost Monday 8th Monday after Easter National holiday July 21 Assumption of Mary August 15 All Saints November ...

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What holidays are celebrated in belgium?

Holiday New Year's Day Easter Easter Monday Labour Day Ascension Pentecost Pentecost Monday National holiday Assumption of Mary All Saints Armistice Day Christmas

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What does Belgium national day celebrate?

Belgium National Day is July 21st. It celebrates the day that Leopold I was inaugurated into power. He was the first ruler of what we now call Belgium as a distinct entity.

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According to tradition in Belgium how does St. Nicholas travel fom house to house delivering gifts to children?

St. Nicholas travels with his horse called Amerigo. That's also the reason why many children place a carrot into their shoes so that the horse has something to eat.the carrots made the horse magical

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