explains that Cuba is best known for its communist government, a thriving sports industry and a unique style of music. Cuban food, the arts and numerous festivals throughout the year are also integral compo... More » World View Social Sciences Cultures & Traditions

Filipinos have a rich culture of customs and traditions, especially regarding food. Plain steamed rice is the basis of a Filipino diet, and a meal isn't considered whole unless rice is served with it. So much rice is nee... More »

Customs and celebrations of India include Diwali and Mahatma Gandhi's birthday, which is October 2nd. Diwali is one of India's largest and most important traditional holidays. More » Geography Asia South Asia

Brazil's national costume can be found during its annual Carnival celebration, which boasts the traditions, cultural influences and customs of the country. The costumes boast bright colors, exquisite details and reflect ... More »

The Incas' customs and traditions included agriculture, worshiping many gods, festivals, weaving, goldsmithing and architecture. The Incas were an indigenous population of Peru. Their empire was one of the strongest Amer... More »

Ireland is a land replete with interesting and meaningful traditions and customs. Almost every social or cultural event or milestone from birth to death is sure to have an attending tradition, whether it is tying the han... More »

Russian culture and customs include many conventions regarding gift giving and dining etiquette as well as business etiquette. Russian culture also has a complex system of names and titles. More » World View Social Sciences Cultures & Traditions