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Interfaith Calendar

JANUARY 2007

1

  • Mary, Mother of God - Catholic Christian
  • Feast of St Basil - Orthodox Christian
  • Gantan-sai (New Years) - Shinto

  • 3

    Mahayana Buddhist New Year ** - Buddhist

    5

  • Twelfth Night - Christian
  • Guru Gobindh Singh birthday - Sikh

    6

  • Epiphany - Christian
  • Feast of the Theophany - Orthodox Christian
  • Dia de los Reyes (Three Kings) - Christian

    7

  • Feast of the Nativity - Orthodox Christian
  • Baptism of the Lord Jesus - Christian

    13

    Maghi - Sikh

    18-25

    Week of Prayer for Christian Unity  - Christian

    20

    Muharram - (New Year) * - Islam

    21

    World Religion Day  - Baha'i

    23

    Vasant Panchami ** - Hindu

    25

    Conversion of St. Paul - Christian

    28

    Triodion begins - Orthodox Christian

    29

    Ashura * - Islam

    FEBRUARY 2007

    2

  • Presentation of Christ in the Temple - Anglican Christian
  • Imbolc * - Wicca/Neo Pagan northern hemisphere
  • Lughnassad * - Wicca/Neo Pagan southern hemisphere

  • 3

    Tu B'shvat * - Jewish

    4

    Four Chaplains Sunday - Interfaith

    11

    Meatfare - Orthodox Christian

    14

    St. Valentines Day - Christian

    15

    Nirvana Day ** - Buddhist

    16

    Maha Shivaratri ** - Hindu

    18

  • Transfiguration Sunday - Christian
  • Chinese New Year - Confucian/Daoist/Buddhist
  • Cheesefare Sunday - Orthodox Christian
  • 19

    Clean Monday (Lent begins) - Orthodox Christian

    20

    Shrove Tuesday - Christian

    21

    Ash Wednesday (Lent begins) - Christian

    25

    Sunday of Orthodoxy - Orthodox Christian

    26-March 1

    Intercalary Days * - Baha'i

    MARCH 2007

    1

    St. David of Wales - Christian

    3

    Magha Puja Day ** - Buddhist

    4-5

    Purim * - Jewish

    4

  • Holi ** - Hindu
  • Hola Maholla - Sikh
  • 13

    Birthday of L. Ron Hubbard - Scientology

    17

    St Patrick's Day - Christian

    19

    New Year ** - Hindu

    19-27

    Ramayana ** - Hindu

    20

    Mawlid an Nabi * - Islam

    21

  • Norouz (New Year) - Persian/Zoroastrian
  • Naw Ruz (New Year) * - Baha'i
  • Ostara * - Wicca/Neo Pagan northern hemisphere
  • Mabon * - Wicca/Neo Pagan  southern hemisphere
  • 25

    Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary - Christian

    26

    Khordad Sal (Birth of Prophet Zaranhushtra) Zoroastrian

    27

    Ramanavami ** - Hindu

    31

  • Mawlid an Nabi * - Islam
  • Lazarus Saturday - Orthodox Christian
  • APRIL 2007

    1

    Palm Sunday - Christian

    2

  • Lord's Evening Meal ** - Jehovahs Witness Christian
  • Theravadin Buddhist New Year ** - Buddhist
  • Hanuman Jayanti ** - Hindu
  • 3-10 *

    Pesach (Passover)*   - Jewish

    5

    Maundy Thursday - Christian 

    6

  • Good Friday - Christian
  • Holy Friday - Orthodox Christian
  • 8

  • Easter - Christian
  • Easter/Pascha - Orthodox Christian
  • 14

    Baisakhi (Vaisakhi) - Sikh

    15

    Yom HaShoah * - Jewish

    21

    Ridvan begins * - Baha'i

    23

    St George's Day - Christian

    30

    St. James the Great Day - Orthodox Christian

    MAY 2007

    1

  • Beltane * - Wicca/Neo Pagan northern hemisphere
  • Samhain * - Wicca/Neo Pagan southern hemisphere
  • 2

    Buddha Day - Visakha Puja - Wesak **  - Buddhist

    3

    St. Phillip and St. James the Lesser - Christian

    6

    Lag B'Omer * - Jewish

    17

    Ascension of Christ - Christian

    23-24

    Shavuot * - Jewish

    23

    Declaration of the Bab * - Baha'i

    27

  • Pentecost - Christian
  • Trinity - Orthodox Christian
  • 29

    Ascension of Baha'u'llah * - Baha'i

    JUNE 2007

    3

  • All Saints Day - Orthodox Christian
  • Trinity Sunday - Christian
  • 7

    Corpus Christi- Catholic Christian

    9

    St. Columba of Iona - Celtic Christian

    11

    Trinity - Christian

    15

    Sacred Heart of Jesus - Catholic Christian

    16

    Guru Arjan Dev martyrdom - Sikh

    21

  • First Nations Day - Canadian Native People
  • Litha * - Wicca/Neo Pagan northern hemisphere
  • Yule * - Wicca/Neo Pagan southern hemisphere
  • 19

    New Church Day - Swedenborgian Christian

    24

    Saint John the Baptist  - Christian

    29

    Feast Day of Saints Peter and Paul - Christian

    30

  • Guru Purnima ** - Hindu
  • Asala Puja Day ** - Buddhist
  • JULY 2007

    9

    Martyrdom of the Bab * - Baha'i

    11

    St Benedict Day - Catholic Christian

    13

    Obon (Ulambana) ** - Buddhist

    15

    St. Vladimir Day - Orthodox Christian

    23

    Birthday of Emperor Haile Selassi I -Rastafari

    24

  • Pioneer Day - Mormon Christian
  • Tisha B'Av * - Jewish
  • 25

    St. James the Great Day - Christian

    AUGUST 2007

    1

    Lammas - Christian

    2

  • Lughnassad * - Wicca/Neo Pagan  northern hemisphere
  • Imbolc * - Wicca/Neo Pagan  southern hemisphere
  • 6

    Transfiguration of The Lord - Orthodox Christian

    11

    Lailat al Miraj * - Islam

    15

  • Assumption of Blessed Virgin Mary - Catholic Christian
  • Dormition of the Theotokos - Orthodox Christian
  • 28

  • Lailat al Bara'ah *  Islam
  • Raksha Bandhan  **- Hindu
  • Paryushana begins ** - Jain
  • 29

    Beheading of John the Baptist - Christian

    SEPTEMBER 2007

    1

    Church year begins - Orthodox Christian

    4

    Krishna Janmashtami ** - Hindu

    8

    Nativity of Mary - Christian

    13-14

    Rosh Hashanah * - Jewish

    13

    Ramadan begins * - Islam

    14

    Elevation of the Life Giving Cross/Holy Cross Day - Christian

    15

    Ganesa Chaturthi ** - Hindu

    21

  • Fall Equinox * - Wicca/Neo Pagan  northern hemisphere
  • Ostara * - Wicca/Neo Pagan   southern hemisphere
  • 22

    Yom Kippur * - Jewish

    27-Oct. 3 (26-27 Primary Obligation days)

    Sukkot * - Jewish

    29

    Michael and All Angels - Christian

    OCTOBER 2007

    4

  • St Francis Day - Catholic Chrisian
  • Shemini Atzeret * - Jewish
  • 5

    Simchat Torah * - Jewish

    6

    St. Thomas Day - Ortodox Christian

    9

    Laylat el Qadr * - Islam

    12-20

    Navaratri ** - Hindu

    13

    Eid al Fitr (Ramadan ends) ** - Islam

    18

    St. Luke's Day - Christian

    20

  • Birth of the B'ab * - Baha'i
  • Installation of Scriptures as Guru Granth - Sikh
  • 21

    Dasera ** - Hindu

    27

    Reformation Day - Protestant Christian

    28

    Milvian Bridge Day - Christian

    31

  • All Hallows Eve - Christian
  • Reformation Day - Protestant Christian
  • NOVEMBER 2007

    1

  • All Saints' Day - Christian
  • Samhain * - Wicca/Neo Pagan northern hemisphere
  • Beltane * - Wicca/Neo Pagan southern hemisphere 
  • 2

    All Souls' Day -  Christian

    9

    Diwali (Deepavali) ** - Hindu, Sikh, Jain

    12

    Birth of Baha'u'llah * - Baha'i

    15

    Nativity Fast begins - Orthodox Christian

    22

    Thanksgiving - Interfaith

    24

  • Guru Tegh Bahadur martyrdom - Sikh
  • Birthday of Guru Nanak Dev Sahib - Sikh
  • 25

    Christ the King Christian

    26

    Day of Covenant * - Baha'i

    28

    Ascension of  'Abdu'l-Baha * - Baha'i

    30

    St. Andrew's Day - Christian

    DECEMBER 2007

    2,9,16,23

    Sundays of Advent - Christian

    5-12

    Hanukkah * - Jewish

    8

  • Bodhi Day  (Rohatsu) ** - Buddhist
  • Immaculate Conception - Catholic Christian
  • 12

    Feast day - Our Lady of Guadalupe - Catholic Christian

    16

    Posadas Navidenas begins - Christian

    18

    Hajj begins * - Islam

    20 

    Eid al Adha * - Islam

    21

  • Yule - Christian
  • Yule * - Wicca/Neo Pagan northern hemisphere
  • Litha * - Wicca/Neo Pagan southern hemisphere
  • St. Thomas Day - Christian
  • 25

  • Christmas * - Christian
  • Feast of the Nativity ** - Orthodox Christian
  • 26

  • Zarathosht Diso (Death of Prophet Zarathushtra)  Zoroastrian
  • St Stephen's Day - Christian
  • 28

    Holy Innocents - Christian

    30

    Feast of the Holy Family - Catholic Christian

    31

    Watch Night - Christian

    Source: www.interfaithcalendar.org

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