March 2018 Calendar: The various Roman observances of ancient times are celebrated in the month of March. The various festivals celebrated are on March 1st, March 14th, and March 17th.
March Calendar 2018
The festivals celebrated on these dates are :-
- Matronalia on March 1st.
- Junonalia on March 7th.
- Equirria on March 14th.
- Mamuralia on March 14th or March 15th.
- Hilaria on March 15th and then from March 22nd to 28th.
- Argei on March 16th and 17th.
- Liberalia and Bacchanalia are celebrated on March 17th.
- Quinquatria from March 19th to 23rd.
- Tubilustrium on March 23rd.
These dates mentioned above are not actually matching with the Gregorian calendar.
March 2018 Calendar Printable
There are various other names for the month of March. In Finland, in the Finnish language it is known as maaliskuu which has been derived from the word maallinen kuu which means that earth can be seen through the snow. In Ukraine it is known as березень/berezen, which means birch tree, while in the Czech Republic it is known as brazen.
March 2018 Blank Calendar
There are various historical names for the month of March like Saxon lent monat, which is named after the March equinox which leads the increase in the length of days. In March, the Saxons are called as Rhed-monat or Hreth-month which has been derived from the goddess Rhedam / Hreth while the angels call the Saxons as Hyld-month.
March 2018 Calendar
In Slovenia, in their native language Slovene, the month of March is called as susec which actually means that it is the time to cultivate the mother earth as in this time of the year the earth is very much dry. This name first came in the Skofja Loka manuscript in the year 1466. Other names were used and those meant “ the month of birches ” for example : – brezen and breznik. In Turkey it is known as Mart which has been given after the name of god of Mars.
March 2018 Calendar with Holidays
There are symbols to describe the month of March. The month of March describes or symbolizes courage in a person. There are two birthstones for the month of March. They are : –
2018 March Calendar
The daffodil is the birth flower for the people born in month of March. There are two zodiac signs associated with this month. These are : –
- Pisces till March 20th.
- Aries from March 21st
There are various month long observations or observances in the month of March. They are : –
- This month is considered a holy month of Saint Joseph in the catholic tradition.
- In Canada it is celebrated as the national nutrition month.
- There is an international observance from January 30th to April 4th which is also known as season of non-violence.
- In Australia, the USA and the UK it is celebrated as history month for Women.