Jack the Pumpkin King Halloween Decorations

The stories about the origin of Scary Pumpkin Lantern are as numerous as interesting. But all the legends talk about Jack, lazy but shrewd Irish farmer who failed several times to outwit the devil.

One of the stories tells how once Jack tricked the Devil to climb the apple tree when he was already above Jack scribbled onto the crust cross. Since Satan failed to descend, he had to promise the farmer that he will not take his soul to help him. Another legend speaks of how Jack robbed their fellow villagers and was chased by them when on his way met the devil who told him that his time in this world runs out. Jack, however, managed to tempt him to mock the devout villagers who know how to dress for Halloween pursued him as offered devil to become a coin to pay them stolen. Then, after the devil disappears again regain the form they quarrel among them who stole it. Devil liked the idea and agreed, but when the farmer took him into his pocket for his bad surprise there were also single cross. The devil began to lose strength was exhausted and could not get out and started begging for mercy. Jack freed from the painful trap only after the Devil promised him that he would never take his soul. But not long after the time of Jack the world really ended. Since his earthly life was too sinful, he could go to Heaven. But he can not go in hell. The devil did not want to accept it because it had concluded a deal with him. Jack had nowhere to go but around was darkness. As in the dark did not see his way, the devil gave him eternal burning charcoal from Hell, which illuminates his way through the darkness. Jack carved a turnip, put charcoal inside and began to wander in search of eternal rest. Since then, Jack was doomed to wander nothing. These stories give the name of the lanterns that are initially made ​​from turnips and later pumpkins. The symbolism them to frighten bad spirits out on the night of the holiday. So today lanterns illuminated called Jack and millions of people worldwide each year illuminate it their way and their homes in the dark scary night.

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