2017-07-27T20:24:37+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Durga Puja, Labor Thanksgiving Day, Anzac Day, Double Ninth Festival, Mehregan, St. Andrew's Day, Autumnal Equinox Day, Sukkot, Chuseok, Mid-Autumn Festival, Karva Chauth, Samhain, St. Martin's Day, Hoshana Rabbah, Native American Heritage Day, Child Health Day flashcards
Autumn holidays

Autumn holidays

  • Durga Puja
    Durga Puja ([d̪urɡa pudʒa], listen: , "Worship of Durga"), also referred to as Dussahara, Durgotsava (Bengali pronunciation: [d̪urɡot̪ʃɔb], listen: , "Festival of Durga") or Sharadotsav is an annual Hindu festival in South Asia that celebrates worship of the Hindu goddess Durga.
  • Labor Thanksgiving Day
    Labor Thanksgiving Day (勤労感謝の日 Kinrō Kansha no Hi) is a national holiday in Japan which takes place annually on November 23.
  • Anzac Day
    Anzac Day /ˈænzæk/ is a national day of remembrance in Australia and New Zealand that broadly commemorates all Australians and New Zealanders "who served and died in all wars, conflicts, and peacekeeping operations" and "the contribution and suffering of all those who have served.
  • Double Ninth Festival
    The Double Ninth Festival (Chung Yeung Festival in Hong Kong, Chōyō (Japanese: 重陽), Vietnamese: Tết Trùng Cửu), observed on the ninth day of the ninth month in the Chinese calendar, is a traditional Chinese holiday, mentioned in writing since before the East Han period (before AD 25).
  • Mehregan
    Mehregān (Persian: مهرگان‎‎ or Jašn-e Mehr جشن مهر Mithra Festival) is a Zoroastrian and Persian festival celebrated since the Zoroaster era to honor the Yazata of "Mehr" (Persian: Mehr‎‎), which is responsible for friendship, affection and love.
  • St. Andrew's Day
    St. Andrew's Day is the feast day of Saint Andrew.
  • Autumnal Equinox Day
    Autumnal Equinox Day (秋分の日 Shūbun no Hi) is a public holiday in Japan that usually occurs on September 22 or 23, the date of Southward equinox in Japan Standard Time (autumnal equinox can occur on different dates for different timezones).
  • Sukkot
    Sukkot or Succot (Hebrew: סוכות‎‎ or סֻכּוֹת, sukkōt), in traditional Ashkenazi pronunciation Sukkos or Succos, literally Feast of Booths, is commonly translated to English as Feast of Tabernacles, sometimes also as Feast of the Ingathering.
  • Chuseok
    Chuseok (Korean: 추석), originally known as hangawi (한가위 from archaic Korean for "the great middle (of autumn)"(한가위), is a major harvest festival and a three-day holiday in Korea celebrated on the 15th day of the 8th month of the lunar calendar on the full moon. Like many other harvest festivals around the world, it is held around the autumn equinox. As a celebration of the good harvest, Koreans visit their ancestral hometowns and share a feast of Korean traditional food such as songpyeon (송편) and rice wines such as sindoju and dongdongju.
  • Mid-Autumn Festival
    This article is about the holiday celebrated in mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam and by ethnic Chinese worldwide.
  • Karva Chauth
    Karva Chauth (Hindi: करवा चौथ) is a one-day festival celebrated by Hindu women in many countries in which married women fast from sunrise to moonrise for the safety and longevity of their husbands.
  • Samhain
    Samhain (pronounced /ˈsɑːwɪn/ SAH-win or /ˈsaʊ.ɪn/ SOW-in, Irish pronunciation: [sˠaunʲ]) is a Gaelic festival marking the end of the harvest season and the beginning of winter or the "darker half" of the year.
  • St. Martin's Day
    Saint Martin's Day, also known as the Feast of Saint Martin, Martinstag or Martinmas, the Feast of Saint Martin of Tours or Martin le Miséricordieux, is celebrated on November 11 each year.
  • Hoshana Rabbah
    The seventh day of the Jewish holiday of Sukkot, 21st day of Tishrei, is known as Hoshana Rabbah (Aramaic: הוֹשַׁעְנָא רַבָּא, "Great Hoshana/Supplication").
  • Native American Heritage Day
    Native American Heritage Day is a civil holiday observed on the day after Thanksgiving in the United States.
  • Child Health Day
    Child Health Day is a United States Federal Observance Day observed on the first Monday in October.