Ash Wednesday for the year 2017 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, March 1.
Ash Wednesday is always celebrated on a Wednesday seven weeks prior to Easter Sunday and the Day after Mardi Gras. For Christians, the day marks the first day of Lent and the starting of 6 weeks of fasting and penance.
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Days till Ash Wednesday 2017
There are -264 days until the celebration/ observance of Ash Wednesday 2017.