A baby shower is a way to celebrate the expected or delivered birth of a child by presenting gifts to the mother at a party, whereas other cultures host a baby shower to celebrate the transformation of a woman into motherhood.
Pasni, the Rice Feeding Ceremony is a celebration in Nepal in which a child is first fed rice by the mother.
Upanayana is one of the traditional saṃskāras (rites of passage) that marked the acceptance of a student by a guru(teacher) and an individual's entrance to a school in Hinduism.
A sweet sixteen is a coming of age party celebrating a teenager's 16th birthday in the UK, primarily in Chester. Like a wedding, this event can be formal, casual, or semi-formal.
A birthday is the anniversary of the birth of a person or an institution. Birthdays are celebrated in numerous cultures, often with gifts, cards, a party, or a rite of passage.
The annual recurrence of a date marking a notable event.