Home for the Holidays: Our Travels and Traditions
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In this program, Dave Clark explores the beginnings of many cultural traditions, including the Buddhist Bodhi Day, the Islamic Mawlid el-Nabi, and Hanukkah—the Jewish Festival of Lights. The industrial revolution led to a rise in consumerism and the modern-day emphasis on a more secular and commercial approach to gift-giving, including Cyber Monday and Black Friday.