Holiday Traditions Around the World

Parth Mishra, Soumyasri Rangan, and David Cease

Holidays throughout the year bring joy into our lives, and AVRadio is proud to present our series celebrating them. Join us as we discuss yearly holidays and explore how they are celebrated around the world, from Hanukkah and Christmas to the Winter Solstice, New Year’s Day, and St. Patrick’s day!




1. Winter Solstice

In this episode, Parth Mishra examines the Winter Solstice, which marks the shortest day of the year for us in the Northern Hemisphere.

Music: Christmas Spirit by Shane Ivers, Magic Of The Season by Shane Ivers, Piano Romantisme by Shane Ivers-,

2. New Years Day

In this episode, Soumya explores different New Year traditions around the world as we approach 2021.

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3. Hanukkah

In this episode, Kendall investigates Hanukkah and its various traditions!



4. St. Patrick’s Day

In this episode, David dives into the origins and symbolism of St. Patrick’s Day!