Type
Crossword
Description

Bringing rest; peaceful; calm. Restful
Withdraw to a quiet or secluded place. Retreat
To engage one's mind in some form of deep spiritual thought. Meditate
A bed made of canvas or rope mesh suspended from two supports by cords at both ends. Hammock
The Hindi word for tea. Chai
A small aromatic evergreen shrub of the mint family. Lavender
Sleep lightly or briefly. Nap
A system of physical and mental exercises and discipline leading to such union. Yoga
A part of the brain that maintains the homeostasis of the body. Hypothalamus
The smooth part of the forehead above and between the eyebrows. Glabella
An English actress best known for her work in independent films. Kate Winslet
A holistic healing treatment that uses natural plant extracts to promote health and well-being. Aromatherapy
Another word for pillow Cushion
Fear of failure. Atychiphobia
Cloth woven from flax Linen
Not gentle Rough
Opposite of inhale. Exhale
American singer-songwriter that has won a total of 11 grammys throughout her music career. Taylor Swift
An American television producer, screenwriter, and author. Shonda Rhimes
Rapid eye movement sleep (Abbrev). REM
An American writer best known for her romance novels. Danielle Steel
Another word for a journal. Diary
A book of blank pages for sticking cuttings, drawings, or pictures in. Scrapbook
A type of salt with a pinkish tint and mined from the Punjab region of Pakistan. Himalayan
A chemical element. Magnesium
The name of the country where the the Daintree Rainforest is located. Australia
A beach in the Ionian Islands of Greece sometimes referred to as "Smugglers Cove". Navagio
A Hindu spiritual teacher. Guru
To travel smoothly at a moderate speed. Cruise
A hypnotic state. Hypnosis
The impression left by a foot or shoe on the ground or a surface. Footprint
A seat suspended by ropes or chains. Swing
A device with an air bag that emits a stream of air when squeezed together with two handles. Bellows
The creator and host of The Joy of Painting, an instructional television program. Bob Ross
A piece of string in a candle which burns when it is lit. Wick
A wooden frame for holding an artist's work. Easel
A red wine grape that is South Africa's signature variety. Pinotage
A small unsweetened or lightly sweetened cake made from flour, fat, and milk and sometimes having added fruit. Scone
Unnecessary bustle or agitation Fuss
Not changing, always the same. Invariable
To soften, calm Mollify
Walk in a leisurely way. Stroll
A small archipelagic state in South Asia situated in the Indian Ocean. Maldives
Comfort or consolation in a time of distress or sadness. Solace
Traditional Indian decoration and patterns made with ground rice, particularly during festivals. Rangoli
Involving the making of decorative objects and other things by hand. Crafty
A late morning meal eaten instead of breakfast and lunch. Brunch
A drink of champagne and orange juice. Mimosa
A thin pancake. Crepe
A cosmetic treatment of the hands . Manicure
A medium-sized sailing boat. Yacht
To let stand in liquid. Soak
Powdered green tea leaves. Matcha
A place that is frequented for holidays or recreation. Resort
The art of knotting string in patterns to make decorative articles. Macrame
A type of porridge Oatmeal
To restore Heal
An aromatic spice Cinnamon
A plantation of grape-bearing vines, Vineyard
A building or room containing collections of books. Library
A picture or pattern produced by arranging together small pieces of stone or tile. Mosaic

Arts and Media Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A group of musicians who play modern music together BAND
The collective term for music, art, theatre, literature, etc CULTURE
POSTER / A large, printed picture or notice put on a wall, in order to decorate a place or to advertise something POSTER
ALBUM / Several songs or pieces of music on a CD, a record, etc ALBUM
AUDIENCE / The people who sit and watch a performance at a cinema, theatre, etc AUDIENCE
A book, newspaper, etc. that is one of several that are the same and were produced at the same time EDITION
A television or radio station (= broadcasting company) CHANNEL
A television or radio programme or performance SHOW
A very popular book that many people have bought BESTSELLER
A room or building which is used for showing works of art GALLERY
A short period of time between the parts of a play, performance, etc INTERVAL
When objects such as paintings are shown to the public EXHIBITION
The story of a book, film, play, etc.) PLOT
A person in a play or a film PART
A report in a newspaper, magazine or programme that gives an opinion about a new book, film, etc REVIEW
A view or picture of a film, play or show SCENE
A picture, especially on film or television or on a screen IMAGE
All the actors in a film, a play or a show CAST

Dia de los Muertos/Day of the Dead Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The word in Spanish for a black animal people believe to be bad luck Gato
The word in Spanish for the subject of celebration on November 2 Muertos
The Aztec name for a yellow or orange flower that welcomes the dead Cempasuchil
The Spanish word for skeleton Esqueleto
A place to put offerings for the dead Altar
A colorful food that is placed on an altar for decoration Fruit
A decorated skull candy that honors loved ones, living and dead Sugar Skull
The name of a female skeleton created by artist Jose Guadalupe Posada Catrina
A name for a traditional Mexican garland created by cutting paper Papel Picado
The last name of a famous artist but also the name of another Latino tradition around Christmas Posada
The last name of a famous artist that often wore flowers on her head, similar to the ones found on an altar Kahlo
The author of House on Mango street that has an altar at the National Museum of American History Cisneros

Wellness Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

This type of wellness is the ability to relate to and connect with other people in our world. Social
This type of wellness is the ability to recognize our own responsibility for the quality of the air, the water and the land that surrounds us. Enviromental
This type of wellness is the ability to establish peace and harmony in our lives. Spiritual
This type of wellness is the ability to understand ourselves and cope with the challenges life can bring. Emotional
This type of wellness is the ability to open our minds to new ideas and experiences that can be applied to personal decisions, group interaction and community betterment. Intellectual
This type of wellness is the ability to maintain a healthy quality of life that allows us to get through our daily activities without undue fatigue or physical stress. physical
An interactive process of becoming aware of and practicing healthy choices to create a more successful and balanced lifestyle. wellness
Making and maintaining _____ changes to improve our health and wellness is almost always easier if we have encouragement and support from our friends, family or co-workers positive
An unhealthy state or condition of the mind or body in which physical, social, emotional, intellectual, or spiritual functioning is compromised. illness
The forces or stimuli that impinge upon an individual; also, an individual's response to these forces. stress
A system of belief and practices aimed at the union of the individual self with the universal self. yoga
An altered state of consciousness in which the mind is focused in passive attention and quiet, resulting in an experience of transcendence. meditation
Use of beat, rhythm, pitch, harmony, synchrony, chords, and lyrics to facilitate healing, alter consciousness, reduce stress, facilitate movement, aid sleep, improve concentration, and more. music therapy
A method of altering consciousness by focusing attention on one thought, thereby distracting consciousness from other thoughts. hypnosis

Astronomy Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A large cloud of gas and dust, spread out in an immense volume. nebula
A contracting cloud of gas and dust with enough mass to form a star. protostar
An object whose gravity is so strong that nothing, not even light can escape. blackhole
The brilliant explosion of a dying supegiant star. supernova
An imaginary pattern of stars in the sky. constellation
The blue-white hot core of a star that is left behind after its outer layers have expanded and drifted out into space. whitedwarf
The tendency of an object to resist any change in its motion. inertia
The force that pulls objects towards each other. gravity
A huge, reddish loop of gas that protrudes from the sun's surface, linking parts of sunspot regions. prominences
A dark area of gas on the sun's surface tht is cooler that surrounding gases. sunspots
Rocky objects revoloving around the sun that are too small and numerous to be considered a planet. asteroids
A loose collection of ice, dust, and small rocky particles, typically with a long, narrow orbit. comet
The solid inner core of a comet. nucleus
The fuzzy outer layer of a comet. coma
The small, dense remains of a high-mass star after a supernova. neutronstar
The study of moons, stars, and other objects in space. astronomy
The apparent change in position of an object when seen from different places. parallax
All of space and everything in it. universe
A huge group of a single stars, star systems, star clusters, dusts, and gas bound together by gravity. galaxy
One of the small asteroid-like bodies that formed the building blocks of the planets. planetesimals
The movement of an object around another object. revolution
The spinning motion of a planet on its axis. rotation
A small, old, relatively coolo star. reddwarf
An artificial body placed in orbit around the earth or moon or another planet in order to collect information or for communication. satellite
A stream of electronically charged particles that emanate from the sun's corona. solarwind

1970s Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Was a state of political and military tension after World War II between powers the United States and powers in the Soviet Union. Coldwar
A permanent wave for men,involves the use of heat and/or chemicals to break and reform the cross-linking bonds of the hair structure. Maleperm
Running naked in public streaking
Typically soul-influenced and melodic with a regular bass beat and popular particularly in the late 1970s. disco
A transparent electric lamp containing a viscous liquid in which a brightly colored waxy substance is suspended, rising and falling in irregular and constantly changing shapes. lavalamp
A car with a longer body than usual, incorporating a large carrying area behind the seats and having an extra door at the rear for easy loading. stationwagon
Each of a pair of boots, or metal frames attached to shoes, with four or more small wheels, for gliding across a hard surface. rollerskates
A popular name, taken from the title of a film, for the Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI) of President Ronald Reagan. starwars
A novel (1969) by Mario Puzo. godfather
Is a 1975 American thriller film directed by Steven Spielberg. jaws
A White House political scandal that came to light during the 1972 presidential campaign dealing with Nixon. watergate
Is a 1976 American sports drama film directed by John G. Avildsen and both written by and starring Sylvester Stallone. rocky
Is a 1978 American musical romantic comedy film directed by Randal Kleiser and produced by Paramount Pictures. grease
A 1971 horror novel by William Peter Blatty. exorcist
Rod Stewart gave him the nickname "Sharon" and he also has "Rocket Man" after his second album. eltonjohn
An English rock band formed in London. pinkfloyd
Is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist and pianist. As a locally successful Detroit-area artist. bobsegar
Prominent performers of the disco music era in the late 1970s. The group sang recognisable three-part tight harmonies. beegees
An American pianist, singer-songwriter and a composer. Since releasing his first hit song, "Piano Man", in 1973, he has become the sixth best-selling recording artist and the third best-selling solo artist in the United States. billyjoel
An English rock band formed in London in 1968. The band's heavy, guitar-driven sound, rooted in blues and psychedelia on their early albums. ledzeppelin
An American rock band, sometimes referred to as "the Bad Boys from Boston"and "America's Greatest Rock and Roll Band". aerosmith
A British-American rock band formed in July 1967, in London. The band have sold more than 100 million records worldwide, making them one of the best-selling bands of all time. fleetwoodmac
a British rock band that formed in London in 1970. The classic line-up was Freddie Mercury, Brian May, Roger Taylor, and John Deacon. queen
An American former professional baseball right fielder who played 21 seasons. Was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1993. reggiejackson
A contact sport played by two teams of five members roller skating in the same direction around a track. rollerderby
Improved from a league-worst 1–13 record the previous year, finishing with a 5–9 record and third place in the newly formed AFC Central. steelers
Is a two-player connection game in which the players first choose a color and then take turns dropping colored discs from the top into a seven-column, six-row vertically suspended grid. connectfour
A low-riding tricycle, usually made of plastic, with an over-sized front wheel. bigwheel
Is an American card game that is played with a specially printed deck. uno
Is a toy brand created by Parker Brothers and currently owned by Hasbro. nerf
An air filled punching bag for children. punchtoys
Is one of the earliest arcade video games and the very first sports arcade video game. It is a tennis sports game featuring simple two-dimensional graphics. pong
Was a collectible conceived in 1975, by advertising executive Gary Dahl. petrock
Is a 1970 American satirical black comedy war film directed by Robert Altman and written by Ring Lardner, Jr. mash
An animated series produced by Filmation and was aired on ABC during the 1974–1977 seasons. gilligan

Foods Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

It's used to make Guacamole Avocado
A green variety of smooth-skinned summer squash. Zucchini
thin strips of salted and smoked meat from the sides and the back of a pig Bacon
A hot drink made from the roasted and ground bean-like seeds of a tropical shrub. Coffee
A small lump of dough that is boiled or steamed Dumpling
A food that is made from cacao beans and that is eaten as candy or used as a flavoring ingredient in other sweet foods Chocolate
A very thin flat piece of dough that is wrapped around a mixture of chopped vegetables and often meat and then usually fried Egg roll
A dish that people prepare for themselves at the table by putting small pieces of food (such as bread, meat, or fruit) in a hot liquid (such as melted and flavored cheese or melted chocolate) Fondue
the strongly flavored root of a tropical plant that is used in cooking Ginger
a thick, sweet substance made by bees Honey
a small green pepper that is very hot and is used especially in Mexican cooking Jalapeño
A small fruit that has green flesh, black seeds, and brown, hairy skin Kiwi
An ocean animal that has a long body, a hard shell, and a pair of large claws and that is caught for food Lobster
A thoroughly shaken or blended drink made of milk, a flavoring syrup, and often ice cream Milkshake
:a thin, flat, round cake that is made by cooking batter on both sides in a frying pan or on a hot surface (called a griddle) Pancake
: pasta in the shape of long, thin strings Spaghetti
: an alcoholic drink made from the juice of grapes Wine
: a slightly acidic semisolid food that is often flavored and sweetened and is made of milk that has been soured by the addition of bacteria Yogurt
: a food made from flat, usually round bread that is topped with usually tomato sauce and cheese and often with meat or vegetables Pizza
: a Japanese dish of cold cooked rice shaped in small cakes and topped or wrapped with other ingredients (such as pieces of raw fish) Sushi
: a soup made of beef or chicken broth and rice noodles Pho
a Chinese food made of dough that is filled with meat or vegetables and often served boiled in soup Wonton
: a mixture of oats and other ingredients (such as brown sugar, raisins, coconut, or nuts) that is eaten especially for breakfast or as a snack Granola
a piece of sweet fried dough that is often shaped like a ring Doughnut
: a soft, juicy red fruit that grows on a low plant with white flowers Strawberry
: a tropical plant with a thick root that can be boiled and eaten Taro
: a juicy tropical fruit that has firm yellow and red skin and a hard seed at its center Mango
a vegetable pickle seasoned with garlic, red pepper, and ginger that is the national dish of Korea Kimchi
: a Spanish and Mexican pastry resembling a doughnut or cruller and made from deep-fried unsweetened dough and sprinkled with sugar Churros
a Vietnamese snack consisting of a baguette (traditionally baked with both rice and wheat flour) filled with a variety of ingredients, typically including meat, pickled vegetables, and chili peppers. Banh mi

Inventions and Discoveries Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A tiny flash spark
A test made in order to study what happened experiment
A room or building used for scientific work laboratory
This person invented the light bulb thomasedison
This was discovered by Benjamin Franklin Electricity
A thin rope or cord used for tying things string
To watch someone or something carefully observe
This is Alexander Graham Bell's famous invention telephone
Someone who invents things inventor
The Wright _________ invented the aeroplane brothers
What theory did Albert Eistein develop? relativity
Bill Gates Nationality American

Styles Of Dance! Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Dancers, usually accompanied by music, tell a story or express a mood through their movements. It is characterized by light, graceful movements and the use of pointe shoes with reinforced toes Ballet
Can be another term for folk dance, or sometimes even for ceremonial dance Traditional
A ballroom dance in triple time (3/4) performed by a couple, who turn rhythmically round and round as they progress around the dance floor. Waltz
A style of dance highly dependent on disco music.One classic dance is the Hustle, as seen in "Saturday Night Fever." Disco
A popular form of social dance that originated in the Caribbean. This dance form is an example of a partnered ballroom dance. Salsa
The process of spontaneously creating movement. Development of movement material is facilitated through a variety of creative explorations including body mapping through time, levels, shape and dynamics. Improvisation
A style of funk dance, which is today also associated with hip hop. The name is based on the concept of freezing from a fast movement and "locking" in a certain position, holding that position for a short while and then continuing in the same speed as before. Locking
A dance style, or a group of dances, originating from Harlem, New York with Afro-American Roots. The feeling of the dance is "swinging", as it developed to the swing style of jazz music from the 1920s to the 1940s or 50s. Swing
The dance-form used in the Indian films. It is a mixture of numerous styles. These styles include belly-dancing, kathak, Indian folk, Western popular and modern jazz. Bollywood
A smooth, progressive dance characterized by long, continuous flowing movements across the dance floor. It is danced to big band (usually vocal) music. The dance is similar in its look to waltz, although the rhythm is in a 4/4. Foxtrot
A style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet. Contemporary
A partner dance that originated in the 1880s along the River Plata, the natural border between Argentina and Uruguay, and soon spread to the rest of the world. Early this style was known as tango criollo (Creole tango). Tango
One of the street dance styles that based on the quick muscle contraction techniques to blend into various poses and it’s often integrated with Robot, Waving and Tutting. Popping
The steps and essential style of this type of dancing, originated from dances of Africans brought to the America as slaves. Originally, the term for this style of dance encompassed any dance done to jazz music. Jazz
A style of acrobatic dancing originating in the mid-1970s, often performed to rap music usually by teenage males in the streets, and characterized by intricate footwork, pantomime, spinning headstands, tumbling, and elaborate improvised virtuosic movements. Breaking
A fast ballroom dance of Latin American origin, similar to the mambo, that follows a rhythmic pattern based upon a quick three-step movement. Cha Cha
A dance performed wearing shoes fitted with metal taps, characterized by rhythmical tapping of the toes and heels. Tap

Civil Rights Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

State level legal codes of segregation, such as literacy requirements and poll taxes Jim Crow Laws
In 1955, after Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a city bus, Dr. Martin L. King led a boycott of city busses. After 11 months the Supreme Court ruled that segregation of public transportation was illegal. Montgomery Bus Boycott
a 1896 Supreme Court decision which legalized state ordered segregation so long as the facilities for blacks and whites were equal Plessy v. Ferguson
Nonviolent protests in which a person sits and refuses to leave Sit-in
The prejudice that members of one race are superior to members of other races racism
1955 a 14 year old black boy said "Bye, Baby" to a white woman in Mississippi. In response, he was brutally murdered Emmett Till
The intermixing of people or groups previously segregated Integration
the students were initially prevented from entering the racially segregated school by Arkansas Governor Orval Faubus The little Rock Crisis
United States civil rights leader whose college registration caused riots in traditionally segregated Mississippi (born in 1933) James Meredith
American civil rights lawyer, first black justice on the Supreme Court of the United States. Marshall was a tireless advocate for the rights of minorities and the poor Thurgood Marshall
Refused to give up her seat to a white passenger. After she was jailed, the Montgomery bus boycott was organized Rosa Parks
U.S. Baptist minister and civil rights leader. A noted orator, he opposed discrimination against blacks by organizing nonviolent resistance and peaceful mass demonstrations. He was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee. Nobel Peace Prize (1964) Martin Luther King Jr
An organization founded by James Leonard Farmer in 1942 to work for racial equality CORE
Southern Christian Leadership Conference, churches link together to inform blacks about changes in the Civil Rights Movement, led by MLK Jr., was a success SCLC
the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, an organization founded on February 12, 1909, that works to obtain equal rights for all Americans NAACP
to end the separation of two groups of people, or to free of laws or practices that have maintained this separation, in an area or facility desegregate
biasedly treating one person or one group differently from others based on something other than merit discrimination
preconceived opinion that is not based on reason or actual experience prejudice
President Mandated desegregation of the interstate system John F. Kennedy
incident in which nine African-American students were prevented from attending Little Rock Central High in 1957 during the Civil Rights Movement Little rock nine
The amendment that ended slavery 13th
Southern laws designed to restrict the rights of the newly freed black slaves Black codes
was an African-American revolutionary organization established to promote Black Power, and by extension self-defense (using arms) for blacks. It was active in the United States from the mid-1960s into the 1970s The Black Panthers
It outlawed taxing voters, i.e. poll taxes, at presidential or congressional elections, as an effort to remove barriers to Black voters 14th amendment
segregation by custom de facto
a key leader in India's struggle for independence, inspired MLK to give speaches in blacks civil rights and encourage them to remain nonviolent Ghandi

Civil Rights Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Laws that segregated African Americans Segregation but Equal
Segregation by custom and tradition De facto segregation
something that is built, installed, or established to serve a particular prupose Facility
Major black civil rights activist who was assassinated Martin Luther King Jr
Helped African Americans ride public transportation Montgomery Bus Boycott
An agricultural estate worked by laborers Plantations
Agreeing with standards of proper behavior, good state, or morality Decent
Making s statement based on a personal knowledge or belief Testifying
A person who asks for votes, contributions, or supports to determine public opinion Canvassers
To sit next to or in contract with Adjoining
Unable to cure Incurable
African Americans had to ___________ to vote Register
The president at the time. Then was assassinated for his beliefs JFK
where MLK gave his "I Had a Dream" speech The March on Washington
An attempt to kill a bill by having a group of senators taking turns speaking so that a vote cannot take place Filibuster
A motion that ends debate and calls for an immediate vote Cloture
President after JFK died and major civil rights activist Lyndon B. Johnson
Prejiduce or discrimination against a person because of their beliefs Racism
The mobilization of the political and economic power of African Americans Black Power
Inspirational/key role in the Montgomery Bus Boycott Rosa Parks