March is the third month of the year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. It is the second of seven months to have a length of 31 days. In the Northern Hemisphere, the meteorological beginning of spring occurs on the first day of March. The March equinox on the 20th marks the astronomical beginning of spring in the Northern Hemisphere and the beginning of autumn in the Southern Hemisphere.
Zodiac signs: Pisces (until March 20) and Aries (March 21 onwards)
Here are a few of the special days during this month:
1 - Feast of Saint David (Patron Saint of Wales)
5 - Feast of Saint Piran (Patron Saint of Cornwall)
7 - Purim (Jewish)
7 - Full Moon 7:40 am EST
8 - Holi (Hindu)
8 - International Women’s Day
12 - Daylight Saving Time begins
12 - National Plant a Flower Day
14 - Last Quarter 10:08 pm EDT
17 - St. Patrick’s Day
19 - Mother’s Day (UK)
20 - Ostara (Pagan/Wiccan)
20 - Spring Equinox 5:25 pm EDT
21 - Naw-Ruz (Bahá’í & Persian New Year)
21 - New Moon 1:23 pm EDT
22 - World Water Day
23 - Ramadan begins (Islamic)
26 - British Summer Time begins (UK)
28 - First Quarter 10:32 pm EDT
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Posted by Amber Lotus Publishing on 1st Mar 2023