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This week on the Multifaith Calendar

Posted by Staff on May 27, 2024 in General Announcements

The Multifaith Calendar provides our community with a robust and interactive calendar, highlighting the range of important religious and cultural observations that recognizes and celebrates the diversity of faiths and cultural observances celebrated within the University.

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May 28: Ascension of Bahá’u’lláh
Marks the anniversary of the death of the founder of the Bahá‘í faith. Bahá‘ís suspend work on this day.

May 29: International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers
Created to pay tribute to all the men and women who have served and continue to serve in the United Nations Peacekeeping operations for their high level of professionalism, dedication, and courage and to honour the memory of those who have lost their lives in the cause of peace. 

June 1: Strawberry Moon
June: The sixth moon of creation is Strawberry Moon. The medicine of the strawberry is reconciliation. It is during this moon cycle that communities would hold their annual feasts. (Ojibwe)

June 1: National Indigenous History Month (Canada)
An opportunity to recognize the historic contributions of Indigenous Peoples towards the development of Canada in addition to acknowledge the strength of present-day Indigenous communities and their promise for the future.