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Jain ~ March 30 ~ Mahavir Jayanti (Janma Kalyänak)
Jain festival honoring Lord Mahavira on the founder's birthday. Shrines are visited.
Teachings are reviewed and reflected upon. Jains remember their most important prophet by decorating
their temples with flags, with prayers & fasting + making offerings of rice, fruit, milk, and other items.
Christianity Good Friday ~ March 30
A commemoration of the passion of Jesus of Nazareth, i.e., his death by crucifixion.
At sundown some churches begin the Easter vigil either this evening or on Holy Saturday (April 15).
At sundown Eastern churches commemorate Jesus’ death by crucifixion, followed by an observance
of the Great Sabbath, in which believers remember Christ’s burial and await his resurrection on
Holy Pascha, or Easter morning.
Judaism Eve of Pesach [Passover] – March 30 (ends on April 7)
The beginning of an eight-day festival celebrating God’s deliverance of the Israelites from slavery in Egypt. The story is told during a Seder meal at sundown, including readings from a book known as the Haggadah. Some Jews refrain from work on the first two and the last two days of this holiday.
Season Of Peace: Day 60, March 30
Our Peaceful Planet:
We are using resources with respect & reverence.
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I am filled with holy wonder
for the beauty of this planet!
I breathe in holy wonder!
Living Green In Our Hands: Our Peaceful Planet
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