What is April Fool’s Day? April Fool’s Day 2019 – Practical jokes and larks are naturally renowned everywhere, they spread joy and laughter among the people. This could be one of the many reasons why people love and enjoy celebrating April Fool’s Day. April Fool’s Day is also known as All Fool’s Day and observed…

 

What is Ash Wednesday? Ash Wednesday 2019 – The celebration of Ash Wednesday sets the beginning of the Lenten Season. It marks the start of the 40-day observation of the Roman Catholic Church of Lent. After forty days, the Lenten Season will end with a celebration of Easter, which always falls on Sundays; hence, it…

 

What is Boss’s Day? Boss’s Day 2019 – Boss’s Day is recognized as a non-religious holiday, this is being perceived every 16th of October in areas around Canada, United States, Romania and Lithuania. This celebration has been traditionally and culturally done by means of giving at least a day of opportunity for the employees to…

 

What is Chinese New Year? Chinese New Year 2019 – One of the most important celebrations among Chinese people every year is the Chinese New Year. Also known as Spring Festival, the celebration of Chinese New Year starts every 23rd day of the 12th lunar month as reflected in a Chinese calendar. Spring Festival is…

 

What is Christmas (X-mas) Day? Christmas Day 2019 – Undeniable enough, Christmas Day around the world brings peace, excitement and joy among the people. The celebration is always festive and happy. Children receive the gift they had been longing for 12 months, even kids at heart. Truly, Christmas Day is one of the holidays that…

 

What is Christmas (X-mas) Eve? Christmas Eve 2019 – For many centuries, Christmas Eve is widely celebrated around the world. Children are always excited for the coming of Santa Claus with his group of reindeer down from their chimneys while parents are trying hard not to get noticed disguising as the ‘real Santa’. They quietly…

 

What is Cinco De Mayo? Cinco de Mayo 2019 – One of the most-celebrated holidays in Mexico is Cinco De Mayo which is observed every fifth of May. The event is in commemoration of the Mexican revolutionaries who fought against the French Army in 1862 during the Battle of Puebla. Every fifth of May, the…

 

What is Columbus Day? Columbus Day 2019 – Who will forget the day when Christopher Columbus landed in the New World? It was October 12, 1492 when he first discovered the land of the Americas known as the ‘Day of the Race’. Christopher Columbus always dreamed of becoming a voyager, with a strong passion to…

 

What is Daylight Savings Time? Daylight Savings Time 2019 – In this generation, almost all of the young professionals are working in the Business Process Outsourcing or popularly termed as the BPO industry, it might be in telecommunications, graphics or digital media sales and services. If people are going to ask them about the different…

 

What is Easter Sunday? Easter Sunday 2019 – Easter was derived from a Latin word “Pashc”, Easter Sunday is most known as the Resurrection Sunday, it is a celebration of Jesus Christ’ Resurrection from death. It is also believed that the origins of the name Easter came from “Eostara”, Eostara was described as the goddess…

 

What is Father’s Day? Father’s Day 2019 – Dad, Daddy, Pops, Papa, Father; those are the terms of endearment we often call our beloved fathers. He is the sole provider of the family, the one that often comes together in fishing, football, basketball games and any other outdoor fun activities and the one that is…

 

What is Flag Day? Flag Day 2019 – Wave those flags and be proud of your country! This day is observed in some parts of the countries and continents around the world. Flag Day is simply a single day in our calendar to mark the celebration of a significant event in a country’s history such…

 

What is Halloween? Halloween 2019 – Trick or treat! That is what the children are waiting for, gathering the most number of candies and chocolates from their neighborhood, as a first sign of their hard work and earning a sense of achievement. Costume parties are everywhere, from eccentric vampires, werewolves to funny, or sometimes, weird…

 

What is Independence Day? Independence Day 2019 – In the United States of America, Independence Day is perceived every 4th day in July and is also considered as a federal holiday in all areas around the US. The holiday has been legalized in order to adopt and honor the Declaration of Independence dated back in…

 

What is Kwanzaa? Kwanzaa 2019 – A long week of celebration is offered by African-American refugees to their heritage, held from December 26 to the 1st of January. Kwanzaa is a holiday in the United States observed since 1966. Kwanzaa is anchored with seven principles created in 1965 by Dr. Maulana Karenga, chairman of Black…

 

What is Labor Day? Labor Day 2019 – A special day was dedicated to those hardworking labors and workers and their collective effort in progress of the society. Every first Monday of September, ‘Labor Day’ is held in the United States annually to support and give a token of gratitude to those who are responsible…

 

What is Labor Day Weekend? Labor Day Weekend 2019 – In the United States of America, ‘Labor Day Weekend’ is celebrated the weekend prior to every first Monday of September. As a national holiday, it is commemorated for the fruits of labor and their socio- economic accomplishment that reached strength, affluence and success through the…

 
 

What is Memorial Day? Memorial Day 2019 – Memorial Day previously known as Decoration Day is observed every last Monday of May each year, the day normally marks the end of the Labor Day and the beginning of summer. The celebration is recognized as a federal holiday in the United States that honors all the…

 

What is Memorial Day Weekend? Memorial Day Weekend 2019 – Dead American military personnel are honored and commemorated every last Monday of the month of May. The weekend prior to this event is called the American Memorial Day Weekend. Previously known as Decoration Day, Memorial Day Weekend is the time of the year where men…

 

What is Mother’s Day? Mother’s Day 2019 -A mother’s day celebration is an occasion commemorated every May, this celebration is recognized to honor all the mothers around the world, just as Father’s day celebrates all the fathers. The kind of event that is normally celebrated for mothers is most known as the “Mother’s Day” celebration,…

 

What is New Year’s Day? New Year 2020 – New Year’s Day marks the Beginning and the End. New Year’s Day is the day after New Year’s Eve. It is perceived on the 1st of January. January 1 is the first day of the year in the ancient Julian and Roman Empire calendars. According to…

 

What is New Year’s Eve? New Year’s Eve 2019 – Picturing out the arrival of New Year’s Eve provides this very delightful feeling of joy and hope. Several countries around the globe have different ways of celebrating New Year’s Eve as well as New Year’s Day. Whether it’s a football game and a display of…

 

What is Patriots’ Day? Patriots’ Day 2019 – Patriots’ Day is a time for celebration among the people of Lexington and Concord. This festive event usually falls every third Monday of April. Event organizer of Patriots’ Day mentioned that the event should not be confused with the Patriot Day which is being held every 11th…

 

What is Pentecost? Pentecost 2019 – One of the most celebrated holidays and feasts in the Christian church is the Pentecost wherein it commemorates the descent of the Holy Spirit to the Apostles fifty days after Jesus Christ resurrected. According to New Advent, Pentecost is a Greek word which means “the fiftieth”, the fiftieth is…

 

What is Presidents’ Day? Presidents’ Day 2019 – One of the most important celebrations in the United States Presidents’ Day. It is a federal holiday in the U.S. and is celebrated every third Monday of February. The holiday is recognized by many as a celebration that provides credit to all US Presidents. President’s Day and…

 

What is St. Patrick’s Day? St. Patrick’s Day 2019 – Who is St. Patrick? St. Patrick’s identity became well known from the Declaration, which was written and transcribed by himself. According to beliefs, St. Patrick was born in Great Britain in the 4th century to a wealthy Romano-British family. Declaration detailed St. Patrick’s life. It…

 

What is Thanksgiving? Thanksgiving 2019 – One will never ever forget the Turkey in this event. This bird in the pheasant family is essential in every table for this special occasion. Held every 3rd Thursday of November in the United States and every 2nd Monday in Canada, Thanksgiving Day is one of the major national…

 

What is Valentine’s Day? Valentine’s Day 2019 – History, meanings and how people celebrate Valentine’s day… Valentine’s Day is a festivity that celebrates romantic love, admiration and friendships. It is observed on the 14th day of February each year. The month of February is popularly termed as the “Love Month” and Valentine’s Day is celebrated…

 

What is Veterans Day? Veterans Day 2019 – For those who have their grandfathers experienced and survived the hostility of the 1st world war; this is a day of tribute and commemoration for their strength and bravery. The annual celebration of Veterans Day is held every 11th of November and one of the federal holidays…