Halloween HD Wallpapers
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A collection of high-quality images of Halloween.
More than 36 stunning high-resolution pictures for the desktop of your Android device.
The application allows you to choose any wallpaper and set it to your device in one touch.
- Only HD Wallpapers
- Only handpicked images
- Original, high quality, convenient!
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These pictures are in high resolution (HD Wallpapers) and look great on android devices with any screen resolution (480x854, 960x540, 1280x720, 480x800, 1280x800, 480x320)
Halloween - holiday vampires, witches, ghosts and other vermin - who until recently widely celebrated only in the US, is now gaining popularity in Europe and gradually covers the countries of the former USSR. What do we know about this holiday, from where it originates?For thousands of years in October different people celebrate different holidays and festivals. Halloween is one of the oldest festivals in the world. It has a history of goals, from the Celtic festival, Roman Days (the goddess of plants) and the Christian "all saints Day". In it a strange blend of Celtic tradition of honoring the evil spirits and the Christian - worship for all the saints.Today the ancient pagan holiday remained funny fascinating traditions.
This night all the barriers between our and "other" worlds were eliminated, and opened the gate between them. So Halloween is an attempt to understand the relationship between our and other worlds. Halloween night is a transition, a gateway from one world to another.On the night of 31 October to 1 November, the druids were going in oak groves on the top of hills, lit fires and brought evil spirits sacrifices to appease them. It was believed that if in the morning ignite the hearth coal those fires, it will warm home during the long winter and protects against evil forces. It was time predictions. The legend says that this night opens a gate to the past and the future. This is the time when people can recognize your place in eternity.
In the early ad Romans occupied the majority of the Celtic lands. For 400 years they spent in the territories of the Celts up not only the population but also tradition: from merged two Roman holiday - (something like the day of commemoration of the dead) and the holiday in honor of the goddess of fruit and trees. Its symbol was an Apple, and from here went Halloween tradition to organize games with apples.
Around 8th century, Christianity became the dominant religion where there used to be performed rituals of the druids. The Christian Church has made 1 November, all saints Day". This is a holiday of those saints, who do not have a special day. This day was supposed to glorify the saints and martyrs.
During the first Halloween were held views, divination and dances, celebrated the harvest, told terrible stories of the dead and ghosts.In the end of XIX century Halloween tried to turn it into a public holiday and many superstitious features of the Halloween dissolved in history. The holiday was a gathering with processions, city competitions and concerts, although the unruly youth with its acts of the Halloween event of vandalism managed to pacify not immediately. With bullies have committed only to the 50's, giving children a holiday and re-establishing caroling. Since then, and go home maskers. And the most beloved autumn festival Americans had become extremely popular. Even today Halloween is not just the night when the children dressed in different costumes, collect sweets.
- 10 new Halloween HD Wallpapers added
- reduced app weight to 1Mb
- improved interface
- share with friends feature