Some articles on traditions, tradition:
... A summer tradition, around the time of the Gion Festival among Kyoto hanamachis is to distribute personalized uchiwa (団扇?, flat fans) to favored patrons and stores the ...
... A famous local tradition in Dongyang is the virgin boy egg (Chinese 童子尿煮鸡蛋 pinyin Tóngzǐ Niào Zhǔ Jīdàn), an annual tradition in early spring time where the urine of ...
... While also being a mild hazing tradition, students take great pride in this process as it symbolizes the struggle they endure at the school to reach their goals ...
... underground is a branch in England's history of art, especially the musical traditions ... sensibility of native English folk song, as that tradition has been passed down through the generations, often without any formal conveyance ... underground' of the ballad singer and the fairground which handed on traditions to the nineteenth century (to the music hall, or Dickens' circus folk or Hardy's pedlars and showmen) for in ...
... Vocal traditions in Madagascar are most often polyharmonic southern vocal styles bear strong resemblance to South African singing (as exemplified by groups such as Salala or Senge), whereas Highland harmonies ...
Famous quotes containing the word traditions:
“Napoleon never wished to be justified. He killed his enemy according to Corsican traditions [le droit corse] and if he sometimes regretted his mistake, he never understood that it had been a crime.”
—Guillaume-Prosper, Baron De Barante (17821866)
“And all the great traditions of the Past
They saw reflected in the coming time.
And thus forever with reverted look
The mystic volume of the world they read,
Spelling it backward, like a Hebrew book,
Till life became a Legend of the Dead.”
—Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (18091882)
“... the more we recruit from immigrants who bring no personal traditions with them, the more America is going to ignore the things of the spirit. No one whose consuming desire is either for food or for motor-cars is going to care about culture, or even know what it is.”
—Katharine Fullerton Gerould (18791944)