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World Religions, Faiths and Philosophies Resources

Religious Holidays in General

http://www.interfaithcalendar.org/
http://pluralism.org/
http://www.wabashcenter.wabash.edu/resources/guide-headings.aspx
http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/religionandethics/multifaith-calendar/
 

Advent

http://catholicism.about.com/od/holydaysandholidays/p/Advent.htm
http://christianity.about.com/od/christmas/tp/allaboutadvent.htm
 
http://www.sharefaith.com/guide/Christian-Holidays/advent_season.html
http://christianity.about.com/od/christmas/tp/allaboutadvent.htm

Ash Wednesday

http://www.religionfacts.com/christianity/holidays/ash_wednesday.htm http://www.catholic.org/clife/lent/ashwed.php 
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markdroberts/series/ash-wednesday-practice-and-meaning/

Chinese New Year

http://www.infoplease.com/spot/chinesenewyear1.html
http://www.history.com/topics/chinese-new-year

Christmas

http://www.history.com/topics/christmas
http://www.crivoice.org/cyepiph.html
http://tlc.howstuffworks.com/family/twelve-days-christmas1.htm

Diwali

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/religion/hinduism/diwali.shtml                                 
http://www.diwalifestival.org/diwali-meaning-significance.html
http://hinduism.about.com/od/diwalifestivaloflights/a/diwali.htm

Eid-al-Adha

http://islam.about.com/od/hajj/a/adha.htm
http://www.cnn.com/2012/10/26/world/eid-5-things/index.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/religion/islam/eid_haj.shtml

Eid-al-Fitr

http://islam.about.com/od/ramadan/f/eid_fitr.htm
http://www.history.com/topics/ramadan
http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/islam/holydays/eidulfitr.shtml

Good Friday

http://christianity.about.com/od/holidaytips/qt/whatisgoodfrida.htm

Hanukkah

http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/judaism/holydays/hanukkah.shtml
http://www.history.com/topics/hanukkah
http://judaism.about.com/od/holidays/a/hanukkah.htm
http://www.hebcal.com/holidays/2017

Kwanzaa

http://www.officialkwanzaawebsite.org/index.shtml
http://www.history.com/topics/kwanzaa-history

Lent

http://www.religionfacts.com/christianity/holidays/lent.htm
http://www.catholiceducation.org/articles/religion/re0527.html
http://christianity.about.com/od/holidaytips/qt/whatisashwednes.htm
http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/christianity/holydays/lent_1.shtml
http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/15569a.htm

Magha Puja Day

http://buddhism.about.com/od/buddhistholidays/a/maghapuja.htm

Navaratri

http://hinduism.about.com/od/festivalsholidays/a/navaratri.htm
http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/hinduism/holydays/navaratri.shtml
http://www.patheos.com/Library/Hinduism.html

Pesach

http://www.jewfaq.org/holidaya.htm  http://www.jewfaq.org/holidaya.htm

Atheists, Freethinkers, Humanism etc.,

American Atheist: http://atheists.org
American Humanist Association: www.americanhumanist.org
Atheist Alliance International: www.atheistalliance.org
The Freethought Society: www.ftsociety.org
Secular Coalition for American: http://secular.org

Ramadan

http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/islam/practices/ramadan_1.shtml
http://www.factmonster.com/spot/ramadan1.html               
http://www.colostate.edu/orgs/MSA/events/Ramadan.html
http://www.pewforum.org/Muslim/the-worlds-muslims-unity-and-diversity-2-religious-commitment.aspx

Rosh HaShanah

http://www.history.com/topics/rosh-hashanah-history
http://judaism.about.com/od/holidays/a/roshhashanah.htm
http://www.jewfaq.org/holiday2.htm

Visakha Puja Day                                                                                              

http://www2.tat.or.th/visakhapuja/eng/about.html

Yom Kippur

http://judaism.about.com/od/holidays/a/yomkippur.htm
http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/judaism/holydays/yomkippur.shtml
http://www.jewfaq.org/holiday4.htm
http://www.history.com/topics/yom-kippur-history