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.
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.
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.
Honors the longest day of the year and power of the sun.
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