Reference Resource of the Week

Holidays, festivals, and celebrations of the world dictionary

Need information on specific holiday, festival, celebration, commemoration, holy day, feast, and fast?  Want to learn about Calendar systems around the world: Julian, Gregorian, Jewish, Islamic, Hindu, Buddhist, Chinese, Mayan, and Aztec?  Check out this resource!

Did you know that…?

“Aarhus Festival Week is the first Saturday in September for nine days. Since 1965 the Danish city of Aarhus has been the site of a nine-day festival whose cultural and sporting events run the gamut from opera to fishing competitions.”

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