Halloween 2008 - not that far!

October 28th, 2008 - 2:35 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi  

Carved PumpkinHalloween, just like other festival’s history is inspired through traditions and that have transpired through ages from one generation to the other. Much of their originality get distorted with newer additions and alterations. Halloween, or the Hallow E’en called by the Irish means All Hallows Eve, or the night before the ‘All Hallows’, also called ‘All Hallowmas’, or ‘All Saints’, or ‘All Souls’ Day, observed on November 1. The American version of Halloween Day celebration origins to the ancient (pre-Christian) Druidic fire festival called “Samhain”, celebrated by the Celts in Scotland, Wales and Ireland.

Kids Halloween Costume includes

For Boys
- Star wars Animated Deluxe Cloned Trooper Leader
- Star wars Anakin Deluxe
- Star wars Darth Vader
- Harry Potter Gryffindor Robe
- Harry Potter Hedwig

For Girls
- Barbie Princess Mariposa
- Barbie and the Diamond Castle
- Barbie - Mermaid Child
- Cinderella Prestige
- Red Riding Hood

The accessories also includes Harry Potter Gryffindor Tie, Indiana Jones 4 Whip, Harry Potter’s Hermione Wand, Jango Fett Gun, Pirate Patch and Earring , Harry Potter Glasses, Pirate Sword and Police Officer’s Belt.

Who profits out of all , for this occassion? The retailers. Hollywood is a major driver of Halloween costume trends. Hollywood has a major influence over what adults, children and even pets wear on Halloween. Halloween sales expected to reach $5.77 billion, the total sales in 2007 was $5.07 billion.

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