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Independence Day in Honduras

Independence Day in Honduras

The clock struck six in the morning and the cannons began to fire off a salvo stirring the hearts of millions of Hondurans as they began the celebration of their independence. For days the whole country had been preparing itself for the big day, thousands of students and citizens of all stations awake starting in […]

Honduras Day of the Child

Honduras Day of the Child

September 10th is Day of the Child in Honduras. Known as (Dia de los Niños). Honduran children celebrate at home, school, with their friends and at parties held by many organizations. It is customary in Honduras for Teachers, Merchants and really adults as a whole to honor the kids special day throughout the country. On […]

Our Lady of Suyapa

Our Lady of Suyapa

The first week of February, Hondurans across the country participate in “La Feria de la Virgen de Suyapa” – festivities being held in honor of the patron saint of Honduras, The Virgin of Suyapa.

Honduras Teachers Day

Honduras Teachers Day

A Tribute to José Trinidad Reyes June 11, 1797 – September 20, 1855 José Trinidad Reyes, was a Honduran priest who combined his job in the pulpit with the arts, the cultivation and teaching of the sciences, and a political militancy for the most liberal ideas of his time; for which he was persecuted and […]

Garifuna Heritage Month

Two African-American literary celebrities were given “a toast to their success” for their valuable contributions which have enhanced the Garifuna society.