Sunday November 18, 2018

Lent 2006

Man praying to cross during Lent.Man praying to cross during Lent.

Lent for the year 2006 starts on Wednesday, March 1st and ends on Thursday, April 13 with eveining mass on Holy Thursday.

Lent begins on Ash Wednesday each year and for Christians starts the 40 day period of fasting. The day represents the 40 days Jesus spent fasting in the wilderness.

More information on Lent. (Dates, Customs and History for Lent)

Name(s):Lent, Quadragesima
Type:Observance, Christian
When:Begins Ash Wednesday lasting about six weeks and ends just before Easter

How many days to Lent 2006?

Wednesday, March 1st is the 59 day of the 2006 calendar year with -12 years, -8 months, -17 days until the start of Lent 2006.

March 2006 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Mar 1Ash Wednesday 2006Christian-4645
Mar 1Lent 2006Christian-4645
Mar 2Read Across America Day 2006Observance-4644
Mar 3Employee Appreciation Day 2006Observance-4643
Mar 13Purim 2006Jewish-4633
Mar 15Holi 2006Hindu-4631
Mar 17St. Patrick's Day 2006Observance-4629
Mar 20Spring/Fall - March equinox 2006Season-4626

Lent by Year

Related Holidays in 2006

Federal Holidays 2006