religious festival

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Noun1.religious festival - a festival having religious significancereligious festival - a festival having religious significance
feast day, fete day - a day designated for feasting
Feast of Booths, Feast of Tabernacles, Succos, Succoth, Sukkoth, Tabernacles - a major Jewish festival beginning on the eve of the 15th of Tishri and commemorating the shelter of the Israelites during their 40 years in the wilderness
festival - a day or period of time set aside for feasting and celebration
octave - a feast day and the seven days following it
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Those brave souls that do venture north are advised to avoid crowded places and public events "such as theme parks, shopping centers, art festivals, religious activities, gastronomic fairs and any type of cultural or sporting events," especially if they are bringing children along.
The Japanese have a rich cultural attachment to flowers as these have a special part in celebrating our festivals, religious events and daily life.
Festivals, religious and cruise tourism will receive increased attention.
The Russian authorities, both federal and regional, support regional authorities for religious functions (festivals, religious holidays, etc.).
"We have read numerous cases of US armed forces attacking weddings, festivals, religious festivals, attacking villages, killing supporters and dissidents of alternative governments," he added.
The subject of the paintings may differ, but usually highlight rituals for festivals, religious ceremonies, and the like.