Faith

NATIONAL SMARTIES DAY | October 2

National Smarties Day on October 2 celebrates the sweet legacy of an iconic candy and the smarty pants people who never stop learning.

PURIM - Changes Annually

Every year the Jewish people celebrate their survival during a holiday called Purim. The Jewish holiday is held every year on the 14th of the Hebrew month, Adar, which occurs in late winter or early spring.

AUTISM SUNDAY - Second Sunday in February

Every year on the second Sunday of February, the International Day of Prayer for Autism and Asperger Syndrome raises awareness for these developmental disorders. The day is also known as Autism Sunday.

NIRVANA DAY - February 8 or February 15

Every year on either February 8th or 15th, Mahayana Buddhists throughout the world celebrate Nirvana Day. The event, also known as Parinirvana Day, commemorates Buddha’s death and his entrance into complete Nirvana.

REFORMATION DAY - October 31

On October 31st, Reformation Day celebrates one of the most monumental events in Christianity. It was on this date in 1517 that the Protestant Reformation began.

ALL SOULS DAY - November 2

Every year on November 2nd, All Souls Day commemorates baptized Christians who are believed to be in purgatory. The day is also known as the Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed.