Commemorates the ascension of Jesus into heaven forty two days after his crucifixion
Isra and Mi'raj marks the Night Journey from Mecca to Jerusalem and the ascent into heaven
Ascension day is the 40th day of Easter and commemorates the ascension of Jesus into heaven 39 days af...
Celebrates the gift of the Holy Spirit. It is celebrated on the Sunday 50 days after Easter
Commemorates the coming of the Holy Spirit in the form of flames to the Apostles.
Marks three key events in Buddhas life - his birthday, the enlightenment and his achievement of Nirvana
The Feast of Corpus Christi is a Catholic festival celebrated on the second Thursday after Whitsun
Ramadan is the ninth month of the Muslim calendar. It is during this month that Muslims fast.
Shavuot is one of the three Biblical pilgrimage festivals. Also known as the Feast of Weeks
The feast day of St John the Baptist, who by tradition was born six months before Jesus, marks Midsummer
The day commemorates the martyrdom of two saints, the two great Apostles, Saint Peter and St. Paul
The festival of Eid al-Fitr, the Festival of Fast breaking, marks the end of Ramadan
Marks the day when the Lord Buddha delivered his first sermon in India over 2500 years ago
The Feast of the Assumption is the principal feast of the Blessed Virgin, the mother of Jesus Christ
Raksha Bandhan is a Hindu festival that celebrates the love and duty between brothers and sisters.
The birthday of Lord Krishna, the reincarnation of Lord Vishnu who gave the message of the Bhagwat Gita
Teej is a festival, celebrated in Northern India and Nepal to welcome the monsoon season
Ganesha Chaturthi is the day when all Hindus celebrate the birthday of Lord Ganesh
Second day of the Hajj. Named after the geographical area Arafa where the Prophet gave his farewell Se...
Commemorates the Prophet Abrahams willingness to sacrifice everything for God