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Religious Festivals for June 2016

Key dates:

Lunar month begins 4 Jun.

Full Moon is 20 Jun. (Festivals for the full moons are highlighted)

 

June

Christianity

Islam and inter-faith days[1]

Hinduism

Buddhism

Taosim

Judaism

Gemini

6.5 ‘Grain Full’

7 ‘Corn Ripens’

Solstice (20)

Ascension of Jesus-orthodox (1)

Sacred heart of Jesus (3)

Ascension of Jesus-orthodox (9)

Pentecost-orthodox (19)

All Saints-orthodox (26)

Feast Day of Saints Peter and Paul (29)

 

Ramadan (7)

Guru Arjan martyrdom (16) [Sk]

First Nations Day [Canadian indigenous people] (20)

Litha/Yule (20) [P]

01

Apara Ekadashi

02

Pradosh Vrat

03

Masik Shivaratri, Masik Karthigai

04

Jyeshtha Amavasya, Darsha-Bhavuka Amavasya, Shani Jayanti, Vat Savitri Vrat

05

Rohini Vrat

06

Chandra Darshan

07

Maharana Pratap Jayanti

08

Vinayaka Chaturthi

09

Skanda Sashti

12

Masik Durgashtami, Dhumavati Jayanti

13

Mahesh Navami

14

Ganga Dussehra, Mithuna Sankranti

15

Gayatri Jayanti

16

Nirjala Ekadashi, Ramalakshmana Dwadashi

17

Pradosh Vrat

19

Vat Purnima Vrat, Purnima Upavas

20

Jyeshtha Purnima, Kabirdas Jayanti, Longest Day of Year

21

Ashadha Begins *North

23

Sankashti Chaturthi

27

Kalashtami

30

Yogini Ekadashi

Mindfulness Day (4) [Zen]

Shakyamuni Day (5) [NM]

Tara Puja (12)

Daka Day (14)

Saka Dawa (20)

Amitabha Day (20)

Dakini Day (30)

Children’s Day (1) [modern holiday]

Horse month (4)

Dragon Boat Festival (9)

Rain Festival (17)

Shavuot (13,13)

 

[1] Key to abbreviations: Sh=Shinto/P=Pagan/I=Interfaith/Sk=Sikh/B=Baha’i /Z=Zoroastrian/J=Jain