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No culture can live if it attempts to be exclusive.

Mahatma Gandhi


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Culture describes the many ways in which human beings express themselves for the purposes of uniting with others, forming a group, defining an identity, and even for distinguishing themselves as unique.

Cultural expression is highly sensual in that human beings often create activities, practices, symbols, and so on that can be easily consumed by our senses. For example, culturally distinct forms of dance or physical movement attract our senses of touch and sight; whereas culturally specific foods seek to activate our sense of taste and smell.

Although “culture” is not necessary for the survival of the human species, notions of culture and cultural identities are present in almost every human... (more)


 
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ONE EARTH ONE ORIGIN
My Culture, Your Culture
My Culture My Identity
AFRICAN DILOGUE
IMAGES FOR DIALOGUE
le Dialogue Civilo-militaire
Cultural Expressions
Cultural diversity
Cultural exchange with parcels
Pittsburgh Pinnacle
Do you understand me?
Underground Railroad
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Symbols of Culture
PTPI's Global Youth Murals Project poses a wonderful introduction to the ways in which children...

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May 3

World Day of Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
May 21

International Day of Families
May 15

International Day of the World’s Indigenous People
August 9

 
 
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