Halloween day October 31, is the event which was used to be celebrated as the all saints day occasion and has now been changed to take a new shape involving costumes of superheros and fictional characters. though the trend is celebrated in many parts of the world with different celebration tactics like the Spanish, Thai and many parts in western cultures but the Halloween event discussed today would be about the latest events and trends which has gasped the world in astonish.
So starting from the history of Halloween we should consider this in mind that the festivities of the occasion is far old then we think, through the pagan era in which it was used to remember and celebrate the deeds of ones dead relatives and remember them in our lives. After the sweep of new religion throughout the western world the nomadic event started changing shape from offerings to the GODS to coming to partying and wearing festive clothes.
The ancient Celtic civilization had a prominent event called festival of Samhain which some consider the true origin of today’s Halloween concept which was celebrated to ward off evil spirits and ghosts from ones body to purify the soul. Though later church intervened and Pope Gregory III renamed and dated the event to be called The Saints day or day of saints. But as usual the old traditions when combined with the new inclusions created something of a mix. Today many wont know that most of our traditions and cultures are of our pagan forefathers. The event under the church was later named All Hollows Eves and over time the new name emerged, Halloween with festive events like trick-or-treating, festive gatherings, fancy costumes and sweet treats.
During the whole time England which was the center of culture and great civilization was not affected by these new traditions but the new west, America was changing when the people of different beliefs and customs started interactions even the native Indians traditions also made their way in bring the new All American event which had a mix of all. Halloween which had strong roots with ghosts and spirits managed to stick and the occasion was used to celebrate harvest and get together for merry or soar tales of spirits, ghosts, fortunes, dancing and eating. Though the actions of deliberately creating trouble for other people was new to the event but people enjoyed it most. But after the migration of Irish families in America the shape of Halloween transformed dramatically.
Now the new Halloween or Hallows Eve has number of festive things to choose from, Trick or Treat, Halloween Parties, Soul Cake, Black cats, Mach making, food, haunting tales and Halloween costumes. Trick or Treat has deep roots in English and Irish customs but when the people of these lands moved to new world they merged their traditions with the current evolving event and thus brought the new idea of dressing in Halloween Costumes and showing up at peoples homes demanding for treats and playing mischievous tricks on them.
Though till now the Halloween was still for the adults but during the passage of time the event was reshaped for making event more about community and humans by bring the festivities for children as well. The importance of Halloween eve was focused on bringing families together for the celebrations by introducing games, foods, story telling and most important The Halloween Costumes. Which we can see today how children of our generation are more into the even then adults. The eve which has now changed so much that trick or treat has become one of the most important aspect of the event.
After making Halloween all about family and community the newly shaped eve is the epic example of humans, young and old coming together to get some time off from their gadgets and screens to real world. The trick or treat which focuses of children going from house to house and demand for treat or face trick became the community most celebrated event. The Halloween costumes for the evening parties also has become an important aspect. The clothes which are now getting trendy day by day and the biggest clothing companies race to bring new trends and ideas for the costumes has made the event a commercial success as well. For example last year alone, Spirit Halloween announced their record sale of kids Halloween costumes of superheros.
The accessory which today define the whole celebration of the eve has not only become a commercial race but also an important work of art for the people. How? Imagine a child or adult going to a Halloween party without a costumes. Not a scenario as the Halloween is all about the costumes and who wears them best. You can choose a batman costumes for you from Spirit Halloween but what if you dont have the physique or the shape for the desired character. So the other important thing to note is the selection of Halloween costumes. Today after the introduction of smart heroes, villains and characters from the past has given us the variety of choices. Even the Joker or Harley Quinn, villains from Batman series have a lot attraction from people of all ages.
Spirit is the biggest retailer and trendsetter of Halloween costumes since past few years and according to reports was the only retailer whose pre-hallween sale exceeded the Amazon. The store which dedicates to bring latest and unique trends of clothes for the eve has just now announced an entire new collection of ideas for the upcoming Halloween costumes for night and day events.
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