Month: December 2015

Dec 21

Christmas Carol

Popular songs, stories and plays are presented as part of the celebrations during the Christmas festivities. Charles Dickens’s “A Christmas Carol” is one such story. It tells of the tribulations of a mean old businessman, Ebenezer Scrooge as he is tormented by spirits because of his meanness and lack of charity and kindness. Scrooge’s character […]
Dec 17

White Elephant

Elephants are important animals in some Asian and Far Eastern countries. They are used as beasts of burden, transportation and even for military purposes in days gone by. In Siam, the modern day Thailand, there is a rare breed of elephant that is albino. This albino elephant is was so venerated that each one found […]