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  1. Interfaith Holiday Calendar: June 15-21

1. Interfaith Holiday Calendar: June 15-21

Event Type(s): Diversity

The Interfaith Holiday Calendar seeks to raise awareness of the different holidays observed by members of our campus community. Below are observances for the week of June 15-21.

June 16
Martyrdom of Guru Arjan Dev-Sikh
Remembers the fifth guru and first Sikh martyr who compiled all of the past Gurus' writings into the Sikh holy scripture: the Guru Granth Sahib.

June 18
Ramadan Begins-Muslim
9th month in Islamic calendar when the Qur'an was first revealed; Beginning of 30 days of fasting from dawn to sunset. Starts at sunset the night before. Actual dates may vary based on local moon sightings.

June 21
Litha-Pagan/Wiccan
Honors the longest day of the year and power of the sun.

Please notify us of any mistakes or omissions in these listings.

For more information, contact:
Jennifer Johanna Olson
Memorial Chapel
+1 301 405 7154

thestamp.umd.edu/interfaith



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