Tag: Holidays

Holiday Greetings: Happy August Mawnin’ from TwelveTotems.org! #2018 #EmancipationDay

TwelveTotems.org wish all who remember and observe a happy “August Mawnin’“ (“August Morning”) or Emancipation Day 2018. The holiday commemorates the anniversary of the emancipation of slaves throughout the former British Empire on August 1, 1834. In the early morning of August 1, 1834, some slaves in Jamaica climbed the mountaintops to usher […]