Why don't the Jehovah's Witnesses celebrate Mother's Day?

The origins of Mother's Day: On the origin of such observance, the Encyclopædia Britannica (1959 edition) states: "A festival derived from the custom of mother worship in ancient Greece. Formal mother worship, with ceremonies to Cybele, or Rhea, the Great Mother of the Gods, were performed on the...

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What is a person who studies water called?

The general study of water is conducted by the hydrologist, and the study itself is called hydrology. Use the link below to the Wikipedia article on hydrology. Surf on over and read just the first paragraph. It will be worth it. And if you feel like it, keep reading. The article is a good one, an...

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Confederate men cannot vote or what?

confederate men can vote

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Which country celebrates 14 September as its independence day?

There aren't any countries that celebrate their independence on September 14. However, five Central American countries celebrate their independence from Spain on September 15, and Mexico celebrates its independence from Spain on September 16.

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What determines trade routes?

Geography, transportation technology, and international relations all can be used to determine trade routes.

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How fortunate for governments that the people they administer don't think?

This is a quote of Adolf Hitler's

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Why of all things grilling became associated with Memorial Day?

Memorial Day in the United States is the unofficial start of summer. People grill outside during the summer, so it stands to reason that they would do so on Memorial Day, weather permitting.

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What Six letter words can be found in Halloween?

Hallow. Wallow. _________________________________________-__ Whalen as surname

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Why do the government in french do not allow head scarfs to be worn in France?

Head scarves are not forbidden in France. Any woman can wear a head scarf or Islamic veil in public. It is not authorized for civil servants, as they act on behalf on a neutral state. There is a current discussion - ahead of the next elections - revolving about the issue of 'what are French valu...

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What is country the second largest spanish speaking country?

SPAIN/MEXICO/France ;)

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How do you declare a national day for something?

It takes an act of Congress to make a national day. To suggest a day contact your Congressman and tell him why/what you think should be a national day.

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Did watshington's leadership during his presidency establish a sound economy and a strong national government?

Not really, no. The US as it stood barely had an actual economy, and it was made up of several different types of currencies which may or may not have been legitimate. Companies, banks, and even regular people made their own money, each of a different type, and used that to engage in economic tra...

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What does the phrase 'cradle of man' mean?

This is a phrase used to describe a time and place where historians believe civilization began. The term 'cradle of civilization' is also used. The area is generally known as Mesopotamia.

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What are the four groups of Scandinavian people called?

Norwegian, Danish, Swedish, Finnish.

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When is thanksgiving-?

Thanksgiving will be celebrated on Thursday, November 27, 2014.

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Would rich Japanese executives go on leisure tours during a recession if the rest of the country experience hardships?

a bludy myth a bludy myth a bludy myth a bludy myth

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How has Japan influenced the world?

Japan has influenced the world in alot of things. I'll list the ones that come off the top of my head: Architecture (Japan's beautiful temples are a great example) Video-gaming (Most of the games in the world are made by Japanese companies) Nintendo (Yes, Nintendo started as a Japanese playing-ca...

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Are restaurants open on president's day?

Generally, yes. There may be certain exceptions, but restaurants don't usually close on days that promise to be the most profitable.

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Why isn't racism towards white people considered racism?

It is considered racism. Sometimes people refer to it as counter-racism but it is racism nonetheless.

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Why Christmas is observed?

When the Catholic Church began to convert pagans to Christianity they used the pagan celebrations for the Winter solstice as a means to celebrate the birth of Jesus. It was called Christ Mass and church services were all day long and then they ate dinner. The pagans used the evergreen to celebrat...

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What major events in 1953 UK?

liam clement's dad was born and he has children in 2013 aged 15.

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Why violence is not the easiest way to obtain goals?

because violence create violence and it create further violence and violence remain in act until it destoryed enverything

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Is there a National Brothers Day?

No, there is no specific National Brothers' Day. However, comma there is a National Siblings Day which is observed on April 10 each year in the US.

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What is another name for Halloween called?

Halloween is also known as All Hallows' Eve

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Who are the real terrorist?

The people living on this earth. As long as we are living, killing, repeat, we are the terrorists. We invade and attack our own world, no matter what the country or place may be.

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Who discovered friendship day?

Friendship Day was originally promoted by Joyce Hall, the founder of Hallmark card in 1919 intended to be on 2nd of August as a day when people celebrated their friendships by sending cards. Unsurprisingly it met with consumer resistance as it was simply a commercial gimmick to promote greeting ...

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What is the main festivals and holidays in Islam?

They are mainly two annual festivals and one weekly holiday. The two festivals are: Eid al-Fitr, which is the first day of Shawwal month (the 10th month in the Islamic lunar calendar) the month which follows the month of fasting, Ramadan. Eid al-Adha which falls from the 9th to the 13th of Zul H...

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Why are blondes considered to be thick and funny?

It is how Hollywood has portrayed them.

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What are some Coustoms in France?

=) Eating snails and frogs legs =)

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Which religion believes it takes more than one lifetime to free the soul?

Hinduism. It is a religion that believes in reincarnation. Some Muslim and Buddhist sectors also believe this.

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What do people in Oman wear?

men wear a white dress called Dishdasha, Women wear various types, many with western styles but usually covers most of the body, some wear a hair cover and some don't, some wear (Abaya) which is a black dress over whatever they are wearing when they go in the public areas.

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What are the most important dates during the year?

The Equinox days, daylight saving time, holidays, election days, season change days, days held in honor of veterans, first and last day of the year, April 15th tax day. I will let you look them up on a calendar.

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Do all family members live in one house in Spain?

No that's not true. If they havens got the money they save money by living together.

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Who is Anshul?

Some one in the world there were, or there are anshul. Anshul is the name kept for boys with Aries.

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How does globalisation bring the world closer together?

Globalisation has bought many improvement in tele communication transportation etc

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