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Christmas traditions in Latin America =

Kerrie Logan Hollihan

Christmas traditions in Latin America =

Tradiciones navideñas en Latinoamérica

by Kerrie Logan Hollihan

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Published by PowerKids Press, Editorial Buenas Letras in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesTradiciones navideñas en Latinoamérica
StatementKerrie Logan Hollihan ; traducción al español, Ma. Pilar Sanz
SeriesLatin American celebrations and festivals = -- Celebraciones y festivales en Latinoamérica
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGT4987.155 .H65 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24408071M
ISBN 109781435893658
LC Control Number2009031044
OCLC/WorldCa428731399

  9 Children’s Books That Teach About Latino Traditions Rene Has Two Last Names / Rene tiene dos apellidos Hispanic people generally use two surnames: the paternal surname and the maternal surname, this is one of the misunderstood characteristics of the culture and this book has been a great resource to teach why this is so important for us. Themes: Latin American Christmas traditions, Christmas, Feast, Family, Community Opening: ‘Twas Nochebuena / and all through our casa, / every creature was kneading tamale masa. / For one of our holiday tradiciones, / is making tamales — / not one, but montones!”.

  Latin America's New Year's traditions: from throwing things to giving underwear Relaxnews Published Friday, Decem PM EST Underwear on sale in Chile (EYZER ZÚÑIGA / AFPTV / AFP). Dec 5, - Explore SAExpeditions's board "Christmas in South America", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about South america, Christmas and Christmas in america pins.

The best place, certainly anywhere in Latin America, is to go to Valparaiso with a major street carnival and a firework display to rival will most likely be very hot, in the 30s in the afternoons in Santiago - cooler on the coast. Posted: May Christmas season is a .   Christmas Eve/Day. The day before Christmas is widely observed as a full or partial holiday in anticipation of the birth of Jesus. Celebrations throughout Christendom have a tradition of starting on the evening of December 24 due in large part to the liturgical day starting at sunset the previous day, a practice inherited from the Jewish tradition of marking the : Clemente Lisi.


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