The Dormition and Assumption of Mary: Celebrating the Mother of God

Quick Facts and Stats   Summary: A Feast commemorating the death of Mary, the Mother of Jesus, and her subsequent assumption into heaven.   2018 Date: 15th August   Celebrated by: Christians (Primarily the Orthodox and Catholic churches)   Linked Holidays: The Twelve Great Feasts of the Eastern Orthodox Church; The Feast of the Transfiguration. […]

Ascension of Bahá’u’lláh: Community Manifest

Quick Facts Summary: a Bahá’í commemoration of the death of Bahá’u’lláh   2018 Date: 29th May (usually starting at sunset on 28th May)   Celebrated by: Bahá’í   Linked Holidays: Birth of Bahá’u’lláh, Ridván (Bahá’í)   Background and Theological Significance The Ascension of Bahá’u’lláh is the annual remembrance in the Bahá’í Faith of the death […]