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Canadian Encyclopedia: Halloween in Canada
This article explores the Christian and Celtic origins of Halloween, how the holiday is celebrated in Canada and how the holiday has become increasingly commercial.
All About the Holidays: Dia de los Muertos
This is a video from PBS Learning that describes the Mexican celebration of Dia de los Muertos, a "colorful three day event of costumes, food, and dance honors loved ones who have passed away".
CBC Archives: The Evolution of Halloween
This is a CBC Radio broadcast from 2002. An author of a book about Halloween discusses the history of this popular occasion.
BBC: Religions - All Hallows' Eve
BBC offers this history of All Hallows' Eve, Halloween and Samhain and the relation between the festivals.
Happy Halloween Pages
Have a spooky good time reading about the history of this haunted holiday - just click on the I Halloween link! Halloween poems, puzzles and activities are also included.
What's Behind Halloween? Where our Weird Rituals Originated
This Washington Post article describes the history and origins of modern day Halloween.
Halloween Around the World
This site explains the history and origins of Halloween as well as the many ways the holiday is celebrated around the world.