Holidays

Here’s crafts and recipes for all sorts of holidays! If you have any holiday you would like me to add on here please feel free to contact me at redheadedwhovian@yahoo.com and I will try to put it up here. I use this website as a base for the holidays, please feel free to give me any advice.

January

  • Mary, Mother of God – Catholic Christian
  • Feast of St Basil – Orthodox Christian
  • Gantan-sai (New Years) – Shinto
  • Holy Name of Jesus – Orthodox Christian
  • Twelfth Night – Christian
  • Guru Gobindh Singh birthday – Sikh
  • Epiphany – Christian
  • Feast of the Theophany – Orthodox Christian
  • Nativity of Christ – Armenian Orthodox Christian
  • Dia de los Reyes – Hispanic Christian
  • Nativity of Christ ** – Orthodox Christian
  • Baptism of the Lord Jesus – Christian
  • Mawlid an Nabi * ** – Islam
  • Maghi – Sikh
  • Tu BiShvat * – Jewish
  • Mahayana New Year ** – Buddhist
  • Blessing of the Animals – Hispanic Catholic Christian
  • Week of Prayer for Christian Unity – Christian
  • World Religion Day – Baha’i
  • Timkat – Ethiopian Orthodox Christian
  • Conversion of Saint Paul – Christian
  • Feast of the Holy Family – Catholic Christian
  • Chinese New Year – Confucian, Daoist, Buddhist

February

  • Candlemas – Christian
  • Four Chaplains Sunday- Interfaith
  • Presentation of Christ in the Temple – Anglican Christian
  • Imbolc – Lughnassad – Wicca/Pagan Northern and southern hemispheres
  • Setsubun-sai – Shinto
  • Vasant Panchami ** – Hindu
  • Saint Valentine’s Day – Christian
  • Nirvana Day ** – Buddhist – Jain
  • Triodion begins – Christian
  • Intercalary Days * – Baha’i
  • Maha Shivaratri ** – Hindu

March

  • Saint David of Wales – Christian
  • Transfiguration Sunday – Christian
  • Meatfare Sunday – Orthodox Christian
  • Nineteen Day Fast * – Baha’i
  • Clean Monday – Lent begins – Orthodox Christian
  • Shrove Tuesday – Christian
  • Ash Wednesday – Lent begins – Christian
  • Orthodox Sunday – Orthodox Sunday
  • H. Ron Hubbard birthday – Scientology
  • Magha Puja Day ** – Buddhist
  • Purim ** starts on eve of March 15 –
    Jewish
  • St Patrick’s Day – Christian
  • Holi ** – Hindu
  • Hola Mohalla – Sikh
  • Saint Joseph’s Day – Christian
  • Ostara * – Wicca/Pagan northern hemisphere
  • Mabon * – Wicca/Pagan southern hemisphere
  • Naw Ruz (News Year)*  – Baha’i
  • Norouz (New Year) – Persian/Zoroastrian
  • Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary – Christian
  • Khordad Sal (Birth of Prophet Zaranhushtra) ** – Zoroastrian
  • Hindu New Year ** – Hindu
  • Ramayana ** – Hindu

April

  • Ramanavami ** – Hindu
  • Lazarus Saturday – Orthodox Christian
  • Palm Sunday – All Christians
  • Mahavir Jayanti ** – Jain
  • Baisakhi New Year – Sikh
  • Lord’s Evening Meal – Jehovah’s Witness Christian
  • Hanuman Jayanti ** – Hindu
  • Pesach (Passover) – Jewish
  • Maundy Thursday – Christian
  • Good (Holy) Friday – All Christian
  • Easter – All Christians
  • First Day of Ridvan * – Baha’i
  • St. George Day – Christian
  • Yom HaShoah * – Jewish
  • Ninth Day of Ridvan * – Baha’i

May

  • National Day of Prayer – Interfaith USA
  • Beltane – Samhain * – Wicca/Pagan  Northern and Southern hemispheres
  • Twelfth Day of Ridvan * – Baha’i
  • Yom Ha’Atzmaut* – Jewish
  • Cinco de Mayo – Made-up American Holiday
  • Theravadin New Year ** – Buddhist
  • Lag B’Omer* – Jewish
  • Visakha Puja – Buddha Day ** – Buddhist
  • Declaration of the Bab * – Baha’i
  • Lailat al Miraj * ** – Islam
  • Ascension of Jesus – All Christians
  • Ascension of Baha’u’llah * – Baha’i

June

  • Shavuot * – Jewish
  • Pentecost – All Christians
  • Saint Columba of Iona – Christian
  • Lailat al Bara’ah * ** – Islam
  • Trinity Sunday – Christian
  • All Saints – Orthodox Christian
  • Guru Arjan Dev martyrdom – Sikh
  • New Church Day – Swedenborgian Christian
  • Corpus Christi – Catholic Christian
  • Litha * – Wicca/Pagan northern hemisphere
  • Yule * – Wicca/Pagan  southern hemisphere
  • Sacred Heart of Jesus – Catholic Christian
  • Ramadan Begins * ** – Islam
  • Saints Peter and Paul – Christian

July

  • Martyrdom of the Bab * – Baha’i
  • Fourth of July
  • Asalha Puja Day ** – Buddhist
  • Obon ** – Shinto
  • Ulambana – Obon ** – Buddhist
  • Saint Vladimir Day – Christian
  • Lalat al Kadr * ** – Islam
  • Emperor Haile Selassi I birthday – Rastafari
  • Pioneer Day – Mormon Christian
  • Eid al Fitr * ** – Islam

August

  • Lammas – Christian
  • Fast in Honor of the Holy Mother of Jesus – Orthodox Christian
  • Lughanssad – Imbolc * – Wicca/Pagan Northern and southern hemispheres
  • Transfiguration of the Lord – Orthodox Christian
  • Tish’a B’av * – Jewish
  • Raksha Bandhan ** – Hindu
  • Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary – Catholic Christian
  • Dormition of the Theotokos – Orthodox Christian
  • Krishna Janmashtami ** – Hindu
  • Ganesh Chaturthi ** – Hindu
  • Beheading of John the Baptist – Christian
  • Paryushana Parva ** – Jains

September

  • Ecclesiastical year begins – Orthodox Christian
  • Nativity of Mary – Christian
  • Elevation of the Life Giving Cross – Holy Cross Day – Christian
  • Mabon * – Wicca/Pagan northern hemisphere
  • Ostata * – Wicca/Pagan southern hemisphere
  • Rosh Hashanah * – Jewish
  • Meskel- Ethiopian Orthodox Christian
  • Michael and All Angels – Christian
  • Navaratri ** – Hindu

October

  • Waqf al Arafa – Hajj Day * ** – Islam
  • Yom Kippur * – Jewish
  • Saint Francis Day – Catholic Christian
  • Dasara ** – Hindu
  • Eid al Adha * ** – Islam
  • Sukkot * – Jewish
  • Thanksgiving – Canada – Interfaith
  • Shemini Atzeret * – Jewish
  • Simchat Torah * – Jewish
  • Birth of the Báb * – Baha’i
  • Installation of Scriptures as Gukru Granth – Sikh
  • Deepavali ** – Hindu
  • Diwali – Deepavali ** – Hindu – Jain – Sikh
  • Jain New Year ** – Jain
  • Hijra – New Year * ** – Islam
  • Reformation Day ** – Protestant Christian
  • Milvian Bridge Day – Christian
  • All Hallow’s Eve – Christian

November

  • All Saints Day – Christian
  • Samhain – Litha * – Wicca/Pagan Northern and Southern hemispheres
  • All Souls Day – Catholic Christian
  • Ashura * ** – Islam
  • Guru Nanak Dev Sahib birthday – Sikh
  • Birth of Baha’u’llah – Baha’i
  • Winter Lent – Orthodox Christian
  • Yule – Christian
  • Christ the King – Christian
  • Guru Tegh Bahadur martyrdom – Sikh
  • Day of the Covenant – Baha’i
  • Thanksgiving – Interfaith USA
  • Ascension of Abdu’l-Baha – Baha’i
  • Saint Andrew’s Day – Christian
  • Advent begins through December 24 – Christian

December

  • Saint Nicholas Day – Christian
  • Rohatsu – Bodhi Day ** – Buddhist
  • Immaculate Conception of Mary – Catholic Christian
  • Feast Day of Our Lady of Guadalupe- Catholic Christian
  • Posades Navidenas – Christian
  • Hanukkah * – Jewish
  • Yule – Christian
  • Yule * – Wicca/Pagan northern hemisphere
  • Litha * – Wicca/Pagan southern hemisphere
  • Christmas Eve – Christian
  • Christmas * – Christian
  • Zarathosht Diso (Death of Prophet Zarathushtra ** – Zoroastrian
  • Holy Innocents – Christian
  • Watch Night – Christian
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