Category Festivals

St. David’s Day 2024

St. David's Day

St. David’s Day is the patron saint of Wales and is celebrated on March 1.  589 falls on the date of St. David’s death.  The festival has been celebrated regularly since David’s canonization by Pope Calixtus II in the 12th…

Eid Ul Fitr 2023

Eid ul Fitr

Eid Ul Fitr (Arabic: عيد الفتر‎, meaning “joy of breaking the fast”) is one of the two major religious festivals of Islam. In religious terms, it is also described as Ya omul Zayez (meaning: Day of Reward).  After a long…