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 - Maha Shivaratri (Hindu)
1 - Mardi Gras
2 - Ash Wednesday, Lent Begins (Christian)
2 - New Moon 12:35 pm EST
3 - Losar (Tibetan New Year)
7 - Great Lent (Orthodox Christian)
8 - International Women’s Day
10 - First Quarter 5:45 am EST
12 - National Plant a Flower Day
13 - Daylight Saving Time Begins
17 - Purim (Jewish)
17 - St. Patrick’s Day
18 - Holi (Hindu)
18 - Full Moon 3:17 am EDT
20 - Ostara (Pagan/Wiccan)
20 - Spring Equinox 11:33 am EDT
21 - Naw-Ruz (Bahá’í & Persian New Year)
22 - World Water Day
25 - Last Quarter 1:37 am EDT
27 - British Summer Time Begins (UK)
27 - Mother’s Day (UK)
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Posted by Amber Lotus Publishing on 2nd Mar 2022