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 -12 years, -10 months, -15 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||-4704|
|Mar 1||Lent 2006||Christian||-4704|
|Mar 2||Read Across America Day 2006||Observance||-4703|
|Mar 3||Employee Appreciation Day 2006||Observance||-4702|
|Mar 13||Purim 2006||Jewish||-4692|
|Mar 15||Holi 2006||Hindu||-4690|
|Mar 17||St. Patrick's Day 2006||Observance||-4688|
|Mar 20||Spring/Fall - March equinox 2006||Season||-4685|