Lent for the year 2006 starts on Wednesday, March 1st and ends on Thursday, April 13 with eveining mass on Holy Thursday.
Wednesday, March 1st is the 59 day of the 2006 calendar year with -12 years, -10 months, -15 days until the start of Lent 2006.
More information on Lent. (Traditions, Customs and History)
|When:||Begins Ash Wednesday lasting about six weeks and ends just before Easter|
March 2006 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Mar 1||Ash Wednesday 2006||Christian||-4705|
|Mar 1||Lent 2006||Christian||-4705|
|Mar 2||Read Across America Day 2006||Observance||-4704|
|Mar 3||Employee Appreciation Day 2006||Observance||-4703|
|Mar 13||Purim 2006||Jewish||-4693|
|Mar 15||Holi 2006||Hindu||-4691|
|Mar 17||St. Patrick's Day 2006||Observance||-4689|
|Mar 20||Spring/Fall - March equinox 2006||Season||-4686|