Rites of Passage

Human societies have long celebrated rites of passage, which effectively divide life into stages. The most commonly practiced among these today include those surrounding birth, marriage, and death. The resources below also discuss the institution of marriage and cultural elements that surround birth, marriage, education, and death.

Russian MiniLessons: Halloween as a Cultural Rift

The following bilingual text is meant to help you build your vocabulary by providing Russian phrases within English text. Hover over the bold Russian to reveal its English translation. One of the most interesting things about learning more about other cultures is the opportunity to learn more about your own. Every culture is different, and […]

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