No. 118 (essentialsaltes) wrote,
No. 118
essentialsaltes

Happy Ayyám-i-Há

In the Bahá'í calendar, the Festival of Ayyám-i-Há celebrates the 4 (or 5) intercalary days that round out their calendar of 19 months of 19 days. The days run from "sunset of February 25 to sunset of March 1" (conveniently making leap years automatically accounted for).
Tags: holiday, math, religion
Subscribe

  • Mt. Wilson and DTF

    For Valentine's, Dr. Pookie gifted me (upon some future day) a trip to Mt. Wilson and lunch. Today was the day. Driving up there is a lovely…

  • Anza Borrego Trip

    Dr. Pookie and I travelled out to Anza Borrego Desert State Park to see the superbloom of desert wildflowers, much like our 2005 trip to Death…

  • Santa Paula

    Photos from a quick, last-minute trip out to Santa Paula. We didn't quite make it to the Punch Bowls before we got too hungry, but we enjoyed…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 0 comments