|DATE||OCCASION AND HOLIDAY|
|Jan 1||New Year's Day|
|Mar 9||Teacher's Day|
|Mar 21||Mother's Day|
|Mar 22||Child's Day|
|May 1||Labor Day|
|May 6||Martyrs Day|
|Jun 21||Father's Day|
|Aug 1||Lebanese Army Day|
|Nov 22||Independence Day|
|Dec 25||Christmas Day|
|- -||Eid al-Fitr|
|- -||Eid al-Adha|
|- -||Hijri New Year's|
Which falls on a spring Sunday that varies from year to year, celebrates the Christian belief in the resurrection of Jesus Christ. For Christians, Easter is a day of religious services and the gathering of family. Many people follow old traditions of coloring hard-boiled eggs and giving children baskets of candy. On the next day, Easter Monday, the president of the United States holds an annual Easter egg hunt on the White House lawn for young children.
December 25, is another Christian holiday; it marks the birth of the Christ Child. Decorating houses and yards with lights, putting up Christmas trees, giving gifts, and sending greeting cards have become traditions even for many non-Christian.
New Year's Day
Of course, is January 1. The celebration of this holiday begins the night before, when people gather to wish each other a happy and prosperous coming year.
The first day of May, this holiday honors the nation's working people.
In many countries, Teachers' Day is a special day for the appreciation of teachers, and may include celebrations to honour them for their special contributions in a particular field area, or the community in general. The date on which Teachers' Day is celebrated varies from country to country.
An Independence Day is an annual event commemorating the anniversary of a nation's independence or statehood, usually after ceasing to be a group or part of another nation or state; more rarely after the end of a military occupation. Most countries observe their respective independence days as national holidays.
A Syrian and Lebanese national holiday commemorating the Syrian and Lebanese nationalists executed in Damascus and Beirut on May 6, 1916 by Jamal Pasha, also known as 'Al Jazzar' or 'The Butcher', the Ottoman wali of Greater Syria. They were executed in both the Marjeh Square in Damascus and Burj Square in Beirut. Both plazas have since been renamed Martyrs' Square.
Armed Forces Day
is celebrated on 1 August
Festival of breaking of the fast is an important religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide that marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting (sawm). The religious Eid is the first and only day in the month of Shawwal during which Muslims are not permitted to fast. The holiday celebrates the conclusion of the 29 or 30 days of dawn-to-sunset fasting during the entire month of Ramadan. The day of Eid, therefore, falls on the first day of the month of Shawwal. The date for the start of any lunar Hijri month varies based on the observation of new moon by local religious authorities, so the exact day of celebration varies by locality.
Festival of the Sacrifice, also called the "Sacrifice Feast", is the second of two Muslim holidays celebrated worldwide each year, and considered the holier of the two. It honors the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son, as an act of submission to God's command. Before he sacrificed his son God intervened by sending his angel Jibra'il (Gabriel), who then put a sheep in his son's place. The meat from the sacrificed animal is divided into three parts: the family retains one third of the share; another third is given to relatives, friends and neighbors; and the remaining third is given to the poor and needy.
Hijri New Year
Also known as Islamic New Year is the day that marks the beginning of a new Islamic calendar year, and is the day on which the year count is incremented. The first day of the year is observed on the first day of Muharram, the first month in the Islamic calendar. The first Islamic year begins in 622 AD with the emigration of Prophet Muhammad from Mecca to Medina, known as the Hijra.[dubious – discuss] All religious duties, such as prayer, fasting in the month of Ramadan, and pilgrimage, and the dates of significant events, such as celebration of holy nights and festivals, are calculated according to the lunar calendar.
The Earth Day is celebrated annually across the globe on 22nd April. The Earth Day is different from the Equinox Earth Day, which falls on March 21. While the Equinox Earth Day marks the day of equinox, which is an astronomical phenomenon, the Earth day promotes environmental awareness among the masses
Or All Saints' Eve, is a celebration observed in a number of countries on 31 October, the eve of the Western Christian feast of All Hallows' Day. It begins the three-day observance of Allhallowtide, the time in the liturgical year dedicated to remembering the dead, including saints (hallows), martyrs, and all the faithful departed
On February 14, Lovers give presents, usually candy or flowers, to the ones they love.
International women's Day is celebrated globally every year on 8th March. Originally called the International Working Women's Day, it was first started as a political and socialist movement in 1909 in four European countries.
Is a celebration honoring the mother of the family, as well as motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers in society. It is celebrated on various days in many parts of the world, most commonly in the months of March or May. It complements similar celebrations honoring family members, such as Father's Day and Siblings Day.
Is a celebration honoring fathers and celebrating fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the influence of fathers in society. In Catholic Europe, it has been celebrated on March 19 (St. Joseph's Day) since the Middle Ages. This celebration was brought by the Spanish and Portuguese to Latin America, where March 19 is often still used for it, though many countries in Europe and the Americas have adopted the U.S. date, which is the third Sunday of June. In the United States, Father's Day has been celebrated since the early 20th century.
Couples and their family and friends are looking for more ways to celebrate early anniversary milestones (1st, 5th and 10th). Traditional anniversary gifts include: 1st – paper; 5th – wood; 10th – tin; 15th – crystal; 20th – china; 25th – silver; 40th – ruby; 50th – gold; 60th and 75th – diamond. An extensive collection of gadget provides a simple and elegant way for the couple to celebrate their anniversary.
A variety of unique gifts appropriate for the babies and the parents. variety of products available in both, pink for girls and blue for boys gifts and cards for pregnancy support, the arrival of a new baby, baby showers, baptisms/christenings, and supporting the parents during the baby's first year, also congratulatory gifts and cards for sons, daughters, twins, triplets, multiple births, adoptions, big brothers, big sisters, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A curated selection of gifts designed to provide both emotion and function, allowing the person giving the gift to be as happy as the person receiving it. The gifts cover a wide range of needs including memory keeping, photo frames, stuffed animals, beautifully designed blankets, gifts for the new parent and treasured keepsakes.
People around the world celebrate birthdays with cakes, candles, presents and cards Children's birthday parties are increasingly important, especially party themes.Celebrate the big birthday in style with a variety of products available in both, pink for girls and blue for boys, Birthday gifts address a variety of relationships including spouses, children, siblings, grandparents, grandchildren, aunts, uncles, cousins, stepfamily relationships, and friends.
Most graduations occur in May and June, but some are as early as mid-April or as late as the first week in July. Mid-year college commencement ceremonies are typically in December. graduation include gifts for:Professions (nurse, law, medical doctor, pharmacist, veterinarian, dentist).Post-graduate degrees (doctorate, master's and MBA).High school and college.Pre-school, kindergarten, grade school, middle school and junior high.Teachers, coaches, grad-to-grad and parents of the graduat