Holidays and Observations News
News about holidays and observations around the world are reported here.
Updates in 2009
|French Government Restored A Holiday|
The French government reinstated the Whit Monday holiday, which fell on May 12 in 2008, while maintaining the principle of the Day of Solidarity.
Updates in 2008
|The March Equinox |
The March equinox, which marks the beginning of spring in the northern hemisphere, will be on March 20 in 2009.
|March Equinox Traditions and Events|
The March equinox coincides with a variety of cultural events, religious observances or customs.
|14-Mar-2008||Easter 2008 is the Earliest in Nearly a Century|