Презентация на тему: " Great value and, to not fall prey to a shadow dead dressed up in animal heads and skins, extinguished the centers in the houses and all frightening kind." — Транскрипт:
great value and, to not fall prey to a shadow dead dressed up in animal heads and skins, extinguished the centers in the houses and all frightening kind frightened off ghosts. Night for November, 1st when under legends the border between the worlds alive opened and dead was called Самхэйн or Самайн, considered as the main holiday of ancient people. Pagans gave to it
Entertainments to spirits were exposed in the street, and inhabitants gathered at fires which were planted with priests druids. This night in a victim brought animals, did predictions and lit the winter center, bringing in the house language a sacred flame. The tradition of celebrating was transferred from century to century until in I century of our era Romans have not won territory. Turned into Christian belief, inhabitants of islands of Ireland and Britain, have been compelled to refuse many pagan customs. However memoirs about Самайне continued to live and be transferred from generation to generation.
And when in IX century Daddy Grigory III has transferred since May, 13th for November, 1st celebrating of Day all sacred, Самхэйн have started to celebrate again. Night previous a holiday, in medieval English language, was called All Hallows Even (Evening of all sacred), in reduction - Hallowe'en, and at all is brief Halloween. Whether the Christian church endeavoured to revival of a holiday of pagans? Most likely, the objective of eradication traditions was pursued, however, concurrence of dates has led to a boomerang effect. The holiday not only has survived, but also has densely rallied in consciousness of people with church celebrating Day of all sacred.
Since then, the Halloween was marked everywhere in the best traditions Самхэйна, and night of celebrating was chosen by the witches arranging and frightening peace residents.