Christmas Day (forwarded to Tuesday)
Tuesday December 27, 2022
Catholic or protestant : Due to historical reasons, Christmas this year is celebrated AFTER Boxing day
New Year's Day
Sunday January 1, 2023
Secular holiday : The world's most widely celebrated holiday, New Years was set on January 1 by Julius Caesar because that was the date the Roman consuls took over their duties. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday
Monday March 13, 2023
Secular holiday : Celebrates the nation's British Commonwealth status
Friday April 7, 2023
Catholic or protestant :
Saturday April 8, 2023
Catholic : Paid holiday
Sunday April 9, 2023
Catholic or protestant : Not a paid holiday
Monday April 10, 2023
Catholic or protestant : In the year 325, the Council of Nicée determined a date fo Easter. Full Moon would fall the 14th day of a moon month (1). Easter would be marked by the dominical letter(2)and the epactus(3). With the establishment of the equinox ne variatur on March 21, algorithms where elaborated to attribuate a date for Easter whatever the year.
Time between two consecutive new moons: 20 days 12 hours 44 minutes 2.8 - Gives a letter code for the year's calendar Age of the moon on January 1st, minus one unity, 0 being the new moon's age.
Sunday April 23, 2023
Culture : Commemorates the bombing of Funafuti by Japan during World War II.
Monday May 15, 2023
Secular holiday : Marks the arrival of Christianity.