December is the twelfth and final month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian Calendars and is the last of seven months to have a length of 31 days. December got its name from the Latin word decem (meaning ten) because it was originally the tenth month of the year in the Roman calendar, which began in March.
Birthstone: Turquoise, Zircon, and Tanzanite
Zodiac signs: Sagittarius (until December 21) and Capricorn (December 22 onwards)
Here are a few of the special days during this month:
1 - World AIDS Day
7 - Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
7 - Full Moon 11:08 pm EST
8 - Bodhi Day (Buddhist)
10 - Human Rights Day
12 - Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe (Catholic)
16 - Last Quarter 3:56 am EST
19 - Hanukkah Begins (Jewish)
21 - Winter Solstice 4:48 pm EST
21 - Yule (Pagan/Wiccan)
23 - New Moon 5:17 am EST
25 - Christmas
26 - Boxing Day (Australia, Canada, UK)
26 - Kwanzaa Begins (African American)
29 - Mercury Retrograde Until January 18
29 - First Quarter 8:20 pm EST
31 - New Year’s Eve
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Mac Users: Click image link above. Then Ctrl+click the image and select the command “Save Image As” in the pop-up menu to save the image to your computer. Some browsers allow you to click and drag the image to your desktop. Then use your System Preferences to change the desktop.
Windows Users: Click image link above. Then right-click the image and select the command “Save Image As” in the pop-up menu to save the image to your computer. Some browsers allow you to click and drag the image to your desktop. Then use your Personalization Settings to change the desktop.
Note: Desktop wallpaper calendars are free for personal use only.
Posted by Amber Lotus Publishing on 1st Dec 2022