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Happy Thanksgiving?

 
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Joy.......
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All these and many more are my wishes for all of you. !!!
Happy Thanksgiving....

I read on wiki basically it is an harvest festival celibrated on US and Canada ...But according to my knowlwdge it's winter in US and Canada .... so there's no crops in winter time...Then what it the reason behind it's celebration...or it is just an reason to celebrate ...

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Kaustubh G Sharma wrote:I read on wiki basically it is an harvest festival celibrated on US and Canada ...But according to my knowlwdge it's winter in US and Canada .... so there's no crops in winter time...Then what it the reason behind it's celebration...or it is just an reason to celebrate ...



Harvest festivals celebrate the end of the harvest. As most harvesting is done in the autumn/fall, harvest festivals tend to be towards the end of autumn/fall or early winter i.e. about now in the northern hemisphere, when all the produce has been safely gathered in and stored.

Note that Canadian thanksgiving is earlier than the US - sometime in October.
 
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Happy Thanksgiving! While the first Thanksgiving was about the harvest, it's now about giving thanks in general. And of course, commercialization, this being the US.

 
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Happy Thanksgiving - eat, drink, and be merry!

 
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Thanks Guys..
 
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Anybody got a turkey as a gift that day?
 
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No but I've got 1 book free on shopping that day
 
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