Upcoming Religious Holidays

Awal Muharram
Oct 02: Awal Muharram

Marks Islamic New Year and the Prophet Muhammad's journey from Mecca to Medina in 622AD.

Rosh HaShana
Oct 03: Rosh HaShana

The Jewish Holiday of Rosh Hashanah is generally known as the New Year' s Day of the Jewish calendar

Dussehra
Oct 11: Dussehra

The festival of Dusseha symbolizes the triumph of good over evil in the legend of Rama and Ravana

Ashura
Oct 11: Ashura

Ashura is the 10th day of Muharram in the Islamic calendar and marks the climax of the Mourning of Muh...

Day of Atonement
Oct 12: Day of Atonement

Yom Kippur is the Jewish day of repentance, considered to be the holiest and most solemn day of the year

Durga Puja
Oct 12: Durga Puja

Hindu festival in South Asia that celebrates worship of the Hindu goddess Durga

Sukkot
Oct 17: Sukkot

Sukkot is also known as Succoth, Sukkos, Feast of Booths or Feast of Tabernacles

Simchat Torah
Oct 24: Simchat Torah

Marks the end of the annual cycle of public Torah readings, and the beginning of a new cycle.

Diwali
Oct 30: Diwali

Celebrations revolve around the triumph of good over evil, purity over impurity, light over darkness

All Saints Day
Nov 01: All Saints Day

Pope Boniface IV dedicated the day as a holiday to honour the Blessed Virgin Mary and all martyrs

All Souls Day
Nov 02: All Souls Day

Dedicated to the remembrance of the departed. All Souls' Day follows All Saints' Day.

Immaculate Conception Day
Dec 08: Immaculate Conception Day

It is a day that celebrates the belief that Mary, mother of Jesus, was preserved from original sin all...

Maulud Nabi
Dec 12: Maulud Nabi

Celebrated by the Muslims on the twelfth day of the month of Rabiulawal, the third month of the Muslim...

Christmas Day
Dec 25: Christmas Day

The day celebrates the Nativity of Jesus which (traditionally, but unlikely in reality) took place on ...

Chanukah
Dec 25: Chanukah

Observed for eight days in honour of the historic victory of the Maccabbees against religious oppression

St. Stephens day
Dec 26: St. Stephens day

The second day of Christmas is known as Boxing Day or St. Stephens Day. St Stephen was the first Chri...

Epiphany
Jan 06: Epiphany

A major Christian celebration. Epiphany commemorates the presentation of the infant Jesus to the wise men

Epiphany
Jan 06: Epiphany

A major Christian celebration. Epiphany commemorates the presentation of the infant Jesus to the wise men

Pongal
Jan 14: Pongal

A harvest and thanksgiving festival marking the start of spring, the end of the traditional farming se...

Makha Bucha Day
Feb 11: Makha Bucha Day

Shortly after Buddha began his teachings, 1250 monks gathered to hear Buddha preach.