The Office of Religious and Spiritual Life will be sharing lists of religious holidays that occur each month so that the campus community can be aware of the celebrations and honored dates.
November 1: All Saints’ Day (Christianity) – Honors all saints known and unknown
November 1: Samhain (Wiccan, Pagan) – Festival honoring endings, beginnings, and the dead *Begins sundown Oct. 31
November 2: All Souls’ Day (Christianity) – Commemoration of the souls of those who have died
November 12: Diwali (Hinduism, Jainism, Sikhism) – Festival of Lights
November 26: Day of the Covenant (Bahá’í) – Celebrates the appointment of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá as the Center of Bahá’u’lláh’s Covenant *Begins sundown Nov. 25
November 27: Guru Nanak Jayanti (Sikh) – Celebrates the birth and founder of Sikhism
We will do our best to include religious holidays each month. Please reach out to Chaplain Alex Hendrickson with any questions or if you notice one missing.