Ash Wednesday for the year 2006 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, March 1st.
Wednesday, March 1st is the 59 day of the 2006 calendar year with -13 years, -1 month, -19 days until Ash Wednesday 2006.
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|When:||Wednesday seven weeks prior to Easter Sunday|
March 2006 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Mar 1||Ash Wednesday 2006||Christian||-4798|
|Mar 1||Lent 2006||Christian||-4798|
|Mar 2||Read Across America Day 2006||Observance||-4797|
|Mar 3||Employee Appreciation Day 2006||Observance||-4796|
|Mar 13||Purim 2006||Jewish||-4786|
|Mar 15||Holi 2006||Hindu||-4784|
|Mar 17||St. Patrick's Day 2006||Observance||-4782|
|Mar 20||Spring/Fall - March equinox 2006||Season||-4779|