religious holiday

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Concerts should avoid programs dominated by religious music, especially when these coincide with a particular religious holiday.
In principle it was correct to point out that this was one of the three main religious holidays, up there with Christmas and Easter Sunday, which people traditionally spend with friends and family usually at the beach or the mountain villages.
When Beirut was the Paris of the Middle East, the religious holidays of the country were celebrated by one and all.
For Muslims across the globe, Eid al-Adha is one of the most important religious holidays of the year.
HARVARD - Following a prolonged and often emotional discussion, the School Committee last night voted 3-2 to keep schools open on religious holidays, except for state or national holidays such as Christmas.
RACING Santander's preparations for their bottom of the table clash with Alaves in La Liga tomorrow have been turned upside down by a religious holiday.
Jews do not consider Chanukah a major religious holiday.
Kyrgyzstan celebrates Eid ul-Fitr, religious holiday marking the end of the Holy Month of Ramadan.
Five Iranian pilgrims were killed in a bus bombing in Iraq over the Eid-e Qorban religious holiday.
It is not a religious holiday, and is celebrated by people of all religious background, much as it was 4,000 years ago.
Approximately 57% of all Bulgarians celebrate Easter as a major religious holiday, according to a study conducted by the local National Center for Study of Public Opinion.
An Orthodox Jew has won a new trial after Maryland's highest court ruled that a lower court erred when it denied his requests to suspend a trial so he could observe a religious holiday.
Ali said Central Massachusetts Muslims have no problems with current school calendar policies, as long as students are not penalized for legitimately taking a day off to observe a religious holiday such as Eid al-Fitr, the Islamic holiday marking the end of Ramadan, the month of fasting.
It's not a religious holiday and it's not an African holiday.
It is an important religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim to sacrifice his son Isma'il as an act of obedience to God, before God intervened to provide him with a ram to sacrifice instead.
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