Holidays Quotes

Kwanzaa is a cultural holiday not a religious one. And it builds on African commonality, not on the religious, political and other choices we make which often separate us and cause us to focus on difference rather than similarity. In the final analysis, it all depends on personal choice; people choose holidays to celebrate, religions […]

The first reason for the choice of date of Kwanzaa was for cultural authenticity. A central model for Kwanzaa is umkhosi or the Zulu first-fruit celebration which is seven days and is celebrated about this time.

Not stockings, Hanukkah socks.

So much funukah to celebrate Hanukkah.

You better pray for a Chrismukkah miracle.

There are two ways of spreading light: To be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.

Look at how a single candle can both defy and define the darkness.

On Hanukkah, the first dark night, light yourself a candle bright. I’ll you, if you will me, invite to dance within that gentle light.

What calls back the past like the rich pumpkin pie?

Once again, we come to the Holiday Season, a deeply religious time that each of us observes, in his own way, by going to the mall of his choice.