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the act of showing joyful satisfaction in an event

a large or important social gathering

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Emaar Properties and Twitter confirmed that they have tied up to live-stream the New Year's Eve festivities in Burj Khalifa to a global Twitter audience for the second consecutive year.
The meeting was informed that various functions would be organized at Mela Mandi Ground in connection with Jashn-i-Baharan festivities and these celebrations will be continued for two weeks.
Instead of the festivities, joint prayers will be organized in memory of the victims in Niamey and other parts of the country," the Federation of Nigerien Workers' Unions said in a statement on Thursday.
There's the procession of the sacred Prabang Buddha image, boat races on the Mekong, a Miss New Year beauty contest, a handicraft fair and other fun festivities during the holiday.
She also hailed all festivities which marked the National Day in the Governorate of Muharraq, as part of celebrations which were held across the Kingdom of Bahrain.
Following great hardships suffered by the loss of HRH Princess Lalla Fatima Zahra, May Allah rest her soul, aunt of HM King Mohammed VI and daughter of HM late King Mohammed V, the Sovereign decided to cancel all ceremonies and festivities marking his birthday in consideration of the place of the late Princess in the hearts of all members of the Royal family and the Moroccan people", said the ministry.
President Ahmadinejad and his Tajik counterpart Emomali Rahmon will formally introduce Tajikistan's Sangtoudeh-II concurrent with Nowrouz festivities.
John Marino's well written, carefully researched, and detailed book will be useful for those studying seventeenth-century Baroque festivities in their urban social setting.
Summary: ABU DHABI - The Family Development Foundation announced the launch of festivities marking the Mother's Day under the slogan 'Day of Loyalty' in honour of Mother of Emirates Shaikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women's Union and the foundation.
COMING between the loud and often nuisance festivities for many of Bonfire Night and Halloween and the often over indulgent festivities of Christmas and New Year, Armistice Day and Remembrance Sunday come as a welcome time of remembrance, reflection and thought remembering those who have died in past wars and those that are dying in today's wars.
The Dubai Events and Promotions Establishment (DEPE) has unveiled the main attractions of 'Eid in Dubai' to mark festivities coinciding with Eid Al Fitr.
Summary: Rabat - Speaker of Morocco's House of Representatives (Lower House), Abdelwahed Radi, represented HM king Mohammed VI in the festivities marking the 50th independence anniversary of the Republic of Gabon.
Summary: BEIRUT: Sidon MP Bahia Hariri announced Monday the schedule of "Urban Development festivities, 2010 Ramadan nights," highlighting the role of the celebrations in cementing national partnership and coexistence in Lebanon.
KHOST, March 21, 2010 (Frontier Star): Two persons were killed and two more sustained injures in an explosion at a fair held in connection with Nauroz festivities in southeastern Khost province today (March 21), an official said Sunday.
New Delhi, Sep 27 (ANI) : The festivities of Mahanavami is being celebrated across the country on Sunday ahead of the culmination of the Navratri festivities.