Wesak
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Wesak

Clip from Behind the News

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Wesak - also known as Vesak, Buddha Jayanti, Buddha Purnima or Buddha Day, is seen by many Buddhists to mark the birth, enlightenment and death of the Buddha. As part of our ...

Wesak - also known as Vesak, Buddha Jayanti, Buddha Purnima or Buddha Day, is seen by many Buddhists to mark the birth, enlightenment and death of the Buddha. As part of our series on religious holidays in Australia, BTN ask a group of Buddhist kids about their religion and what Wesak means to them.

What is Vaisakhi?
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What is Vaisakhi?

Clip from Behind the News

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Sikh people around the world will celebrate Vaisakhi on Sunday April 14. Sikh students share information about the holiday and their faith.

Sikh people around the world will celebrate Vaisakhi on Sunday April 14. Sikh students share information about the holiday and their faith.

Ramadan and Eid
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Ramadan and Eid

Clip from BtN Newsbreak

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Discover the holy month of Ramadan and why muslims fast during this month and the festivities that follow.

Discover the holy month of Ramadan and why muslims fast during this month and the festivities that follow.

The history of Santa Claus
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The history of Santa Claus

Clip from Scope

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Did you know the name Santa Claus comes from the name St Nicholas? The scope team retell the story of 'St Nick' in an amusing way with the ghost of Christmas past visiting the ...

Did you know the name Santa Claus comes from the name St Nicholas? The scope team retell the story of 'St Nick' in an amusing way with the ghost of Christmas past visiting the mad scientist.

BTN Explainer
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BTN Explainer: What Is Vaisakhi?

ABC Me May 20, 2020

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Find out what's going on in the world with these explainers designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

Find out what's going on in the world with these explainers designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

BTN Explainer
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BTN Explainer: What Is Lent?

ABC Me April 29, 2020

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The Behind the News team reveals the significance of Lent in the Christian calendar and how it is practised.

The Behind the News team reveals the significance of Lent in the Christian calendar and how it is practised.

BTN Explainer
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BTN Explainer: What Is Ramadan?

ABC Me May 13, 2020

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Find out what's going on in the world with these explainers designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

Find out what's going on in the world with these explainers designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.