St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations – Traditions – History

St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick’s day is a celebration of the Irish culture and is celebrated on March 17, all over the world where communities are largely Irish. Those who are Irish at heart, join in the festivities with a few green beers. St. Patrick was born to British parents and in his teens, he was kidnapped by Irish raiders and taken to Ireland. For the next six years, he was forced to tend sheep in solitude. He turned to Christianity from his original Pagan background. He eventually escaped back to Britain. After … Continue reading