Origins of Halloween Day – Quotes, Wishes & Messages

When we think of Halloween we think of a fun and spooky holiday for those of all ages the streets are filled of adults And children in all sorts of costumes From terrifying monsters to figures of History and of course Harley Quinn you Can’t even turn a corner without seeing At least 5 Harley Quinn’s.

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We attend Horror themed events and we decorate our Houses in anticipation for the endless Horde of trick-or-treaters that await Their candy some prefer to stay indoors And binge on horror movie marathons and Others actively seek a thrill with Haunted houses and mazes become an Extremely popular.

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Origins of Halloween

Today we aim to Uncover the origins of Halloween how its Traditions came to pass and why the Holiday is loved by so many. It is thought that Halloween originated In Celtic Island around 2,000 years ago With the festival known as soin the Festival itself celebrated the divide of The two halves of the year summer and Winter light and dark durin soin the Veils between this world and the other World were at their thinnest allowing Spirits to pass through families would Invite lost loved ones and ancestors Into their homes to share in their Celebrations and in order to avoid harm From evil spirits.

They would wear Costumes and masks to disguise Themselves. The Druids built large sacred bonfires In order to honor the dead and to Protect the living animals were Sacrificed than a year’s harvest was Prepared for both the living and the Dead with the food made for the dead Ritually shared between those who were Less well-off the Christians believe That soin was a pagan holiday and Because of the festival’s association With death the Celtic people and druids Were labelled as devil worshipers in Their attempts to wipe out pagan Practices.

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History Of Halloween

The Christians succeeded in Transforming the festival into All Saints Day or more commonly known as All Hallows day the night before Traditionally known as soin became All Hallows Eve and eventually Halloween so Where have some of these modern day Traditions originated from we know that Dressing up during Halloween originated From the Celts who dressed up as evil Spirits to avoid harm from other evil Spirits during soin although Trick-or-treating today mainly consists Of children running around on sugar Highs collecting as much candy as Humanly possible that wasn’t always the Case in medieval Britain during the All Souls Day Festival the poor and those in Need would beg for food and would often Be given salted pastries made from Sacred flour and water these were named Soul cakes in return they would pray for Relatives who had passed away.

The young would also dress up in costume And they would go door to door Collecting food and sometimes even money In exchange they would sing recite Poetry and tell jokes, these traditions Were eventually revived in 19th century America by the Irish and Scottish Migrants in the form we know today as Trick-or-treat in its early days the Focus was very much on the trick with Pranks and vandalism being commonplace The town leaders eventually managed to Limit the vandalism during Halloween. When they decided to make the holiday Center around the young first you make a Hole at the top so you can reach in and Scoop all the guts out so why exactly do We carve pumpkins we’ve come to know Them as jack-o’-lanterns but their Origins date back to the 17th century Where their name meant man of a lantern And would often refer to the Nightwatchman of a town.

Tradition and Tales

The tale of Stingy jack is believed to be where the Tradition began when Jack died, he was Denied entry into heaven and having Previously angered the devil he was also Not allowed into hell instead the devil Sent jack into eternal darkness with Only a turnip field of coal to light his Way.

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The Irish and Scottish people began Carving creepy faces into turnips and Placing them by their windows in order To scare stingy Jack and other evil Spirits away when they continued the Tradition in America they found an Abundance of pumpkins and decided that These would make a great substitute for Turnips whether you believe that Jack-o’-lanterns keep away evil spirits Or not they have become a staple Decoration and symbol of Halloween even A game as trivial as bobbing for apples.

Once had more of a significance in Ireland and Scotland apple bobbing was Used to tell one’s fortune as part of The divination game you would throw an Apple poo on the floor and the shape of The pillow would determine the initial Of a future lover.

There’s no argument to the fact that Halloween has changed over the years. It appears have lost its religious Origins and the superstitions Surrounding it play little or no part in Today’s version of the holiday despite How commercialized the holiday has Become it remains, One of the most Popular one of the main reasons I enjoy Halloween is because it gives people of All ages the chance to come together for One evening To celebrate the supernatural we allow Imaginations to run wild and embrace Creativity. There are no limits or Boundaries to whom or what you can Become. if you’ve enjoyed this article then do share with your friends and relatives. Now i’m sharing some Halloween quotes and wishes with you.

Halloween Quotes & Quotations

“ When black cats prowl and pumpkins gleam, may luck be yours on Halloween.”

” Eat, drink and be scary. ”

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” Witch and ghost make merry on this last of dear October’s days. ”

” Don’t forget to brush your teeth tonight. You don’t want to get a boo-thache. “

” Nothing on Earth so beautiful as the final haul on Halloween night. ”

” Too cute to Spook! ”

Halloween is huge in my house and we really get into the “spirits” of things. ”

 “ The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown. “

” There are nights when the wolves are silent and only the moon howls. ”

” There is magic in the night when pumpkins glow by moonlight. ”

” Ghosts are like ladies they will never speak until you spoke to. ”

” When witches go riding,
and black cats are seen,
the moon laughs and whispers,
’tis near Halloween. “

” If a man harbors any sort of fear, it makes him landlord to a ghost. ”

” Halloween what a fright, always bring a light,
Little kids screaming little bells ringing,
open the door, what’s in store,
extremely exciting, evil is biting,
now it is time to end this rhyme….!!! “

” True love is like ghosts, which everyone talks about but few have seen. ”

Halloween Sayings & Poems

” Dressing up as ghostly ghouls,
Acting silly or playing fools.
Floppy feet a red clown nose,
Frankenstein there he goes!
A cackling witch, a pointy hat,
Dracula’s cape shaped like a hat,
Dracula’s cape shaped like a bat,
Scariest monsters ever seen,
All comes out for Halloween. “

” On Halloween day, clothes make a statement, costumes tell a story. ”

” Bushes quiver where shadows lean,
And not a silver of Moon is seen,
Near the river some Goblins ‘ GREEN’
With a witch in front, and a ghost in between.
Make me shiver, but I am keen
About the shivers of Halloween…!!!”

halloween quotes and sayings

” When black cats prowl and pumpkins gleam, may luck be yours on Halloween. ”

” Use your imagination not to scare yourself to death but to inspire yourself to life. “

” Shadows of a thousand years rise again unseen, voices whisper in the trees, because “Tonight is Halloween!”

” Keep calm and wait for Halloween. ” 

” The cobwebs in my house just became decorations! Thanks Halloween! ”

” True love is like ghosts, which everyone talks about but few have seen. “

” Where there is no imagination there is no horror. ”

” It’s as much fun to scare as to be scared. “

” You are never too old to beg for free candy. ”

” Where there is no imagination there is no horror. ” 

” Halloween night is the night of the grave’s delight.

” This Halloween, the most popular mask is the Arnold Schwarzenegger mask. And the best party? With a mouth full of candy you will sound just like him. “

” If I could build a time machine; I’d spend each night in Halloween. ”

Halloween Wishes and Captions

Are you ready for some pumpkin smashing? Have lots of spooky fun!

Beware the creatures of the night, at Halloween they growl and bite. Have a good time!

Everybody is scared of something. I hope you find yours!

Sending you good wishes for a Happy Halloween. Have fun hanging with the gang!

Halloween is a night for ugly witches and evil vampires. You should fit right in – Enjoy!

Wishing you a fun Halloween filled with magical surprises! May you get lots of treats that are good to eat!

Halloween is a lifestyle, not a holiday! Happy Halloweenie!

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Happy Halloween to someone very special. Hoping your night rocks, just like you!

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Keep calm, trick or treat and carry on.

Having you in my life is the sweetest treat! Wishing you a very Happy Halloween!

Today I can be moody and be a little witch!

Hope your Halloween is fun and spooky. Eat, drink and be scary!

On Halloween I ran out of candy and had to give the kids nicotine gum.

Hope your Halloween is just crawling with happiness, because a person as you deserves it!

Aren’t we clever, making the kids go door to door collecting candy for us?

I hope tonight you are able to dance like a ghost. Wishing you a smashing time!

Happy Halloween! Be safe and have fun! Watch out for those little goblins running around tonight!

I hope your Halloween doesn’t suck like a vampire. Stay safe!

When witches go riding and black cats are seen, the moon laughs and whispers tis near Halloween.

I’m dying to have a great Halloween with you!

I hope your Halloween doesn’t suck like a vampire.

I’m watching you to be sure you have a hauntingly great Halloween!

I’m surprised kids haven’t found a way to trick or treat online yet.

It’s time to wrap things up and have a wild and crazy Halloween!

When I see kids all dressed up for Halloween I always pretend that I have not recognized them.

Keep the lights on this night, because you never know what may be lurking in the dark.

Creeping and crawling is no way to get through life, but it is the best way to enjoy Halloween.

May I borrow your face for a Halloween party? Just joking! ? Congratulations!

Dear Girls, No Need To Do Anything For Halloween. Just Remove The Makeup And Go To The Party

Halloween Messages and Status

Sending you good wishes for a Happy Halloween. Have fun hanging with the gang!

Even those who are merely beautiful on the inside can be adored on Halloween.

Wishing you a fun Halloween filled with magical surprises! May you get lots of treats that are good to eat!

Are you still standing? A dead man is right behind you. Run! Happy Halloween.

Wishing you a ghoulish Hallowe’en. Hope you get lots of treats tonight!

The trick for getting a treat for Halloween is to be a little naughty without being too evil.

Witch-ing you a spook-tacular Halloween!

I hope your Halloween is all treats and no tricks… enjoy the candy and festivities!

You are the only treat I need for this evening! Halloween hugs and kisses to you!

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If you want to scare me on this Halloween day, just dress up yourself as a girl!

You’re the cutest pumpkin in the patch! Have a scary good time!

Happy Halloween… may all of your skeletons stay in the closet where they belong!

Ghosts and goblins, spooks galore, scary witches at your door; Jack-O-Laterns smiling bright wishing you a haunting night.

What are you going as for Halloween? Hopefully, it’s something scary, because kids like scary.

Beware of the demons and witches and goblins… and of the houses that don’t give full bars.

Nothing gives you a better day on Halloween than having a good hair day. Make sure you use a lot of scare-spray.

The witches and goblins are near! What a night of frightful cheers!!!

Eat, drink and be scary!

This evening is filled with wonderful fright, the type of fear that comes with a terrible bite.

It’s as much fun to scare as to be scared.

A great and big Halloween Boo This creepy night I’m sending to You!

Best thing about Halloween is… you can wear whatever you want.

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