Days Of Significance November 2018

Posted October 23, 2018


We’d love to celebrate customs, traditions and days of significance from all around the world!If you have a suggestion or idea, please contact your child’s teacher or Mrs. MurrayCako. If you are willing to come in and share ideas with us, we would love to hear from you.

Nov 1 All Saints Day

Samhain Beltane



Nov 2 All Souls Day

Crowning of Emperor Haile Selassis l

Catholic Christian


Nov 4-10 Treaties Recognition Week
Nov 7 Diwali

Bandi Chhor Divas

Sikh, Jain, Hindu


Nov 8 New Year

Vikram New Year



Nov 9 Birth of the Ba’b

Buddha’s Descent from Tushita Heaven

Baha’ i

Buddha, Tibetan

Nov 10 Birth of Baha U llah Baha’ i
Nov 11 Remembrance Day Canadian Government
Nov 12 Gyana panchami Jain
Nov 14 World Diabetes Day World Health Organization
Nov 15 Nativity Fast Begins Christian
Nov 16 Louis Riel Day First Nations, Metis
Nov 17 Lokasha Jayanti Jain
Nov 19 Maun Agiyaras (Ekadashi) Jain
Nov 19-24 Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week Ontario Government
Nov 20 Transgender Day of Rememberance

Universal Children’s Day


United Nations

Nov 21 Mawlid an Nabi

Presentation of the Virgin Mary


Christianity Russian Orthodox

Nov 22 Birth of Guru Nanak Sikh
Nov 23 Birthday of Guru Nanak Gurpurab Sikh
Nov 24 Martyrdom of Guru Tegh Bahadur

National Holodomor Memorial Day


Ukrainian Canadian Association

Nov 25 International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against  Women United Nations
Nov 26 Day of the Covenant Baha’ i
Nov 28 Ascension of Abdu’l-Baha Baha’i



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