Commemorates the day when the words of the Qur'an were first revealed to the Prophet Muhammad
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
The Jewish Holiday of Rosh Hashanah is generally known as the New Year' s Day of the Jewish calendar
Ganesha Chaturthi is the day when all Hindus celebrate the birthday of Lord Ganesh
Yom Kippur is the Jewish day of repentance, considered to be the holiest and most solemn day of the year
Commemorates the Prophet Abrahams willingness to sacrifice everything for God
Sukkot is also known as Succoth, Sukkos, Feast of Booths or Feast of Tabernacles
Marks the end of the annual cycle of public Torah readings, and the beginning of a new cycle.
Marks Islamic New Year and the Prophet Muhammad's journey from Mecca to Medina in 622AD.
The festival of Dusseha symbolizes the triumph of good over evil in the legend of Rama and Ravana
Ashura is the 10th day of Muharram in the Islamic calendar and marks the climax of the Mourning of Muh...
Pope Boniface IV dedicated the day as a holiday to honour the Blessed Virgin Mary and all martyrs
Dedicated to the remembrance of the departed. All Souls' Day follows All Saints' Day.
Celebrations revolve around the triumph of good over evil, purity over impurity, light over darkness
Observed for eight days in honour of the historic victory of the Maccabbees against religious oppression
It is a day that celebrates the belief that Mary, mother of Jesus, was preserved from original sin all...