Calendar For February 2024 – There are several important dates during March that must be remembered. These are Good Samaritan’s Day, National Dentist’s Day and International Women’s Day. March also marks the start of daylight savings time. This is why it’s recommended to switch your schedule.
Day of the Good Samaritan
Every year, the 13th of March is declared “National Good Samaritan’s Day”. It is a day to celebrate the acts of kindness and sacrifice and the importance of helping others.
The phrase “good Samaritan” is a person who goes over to help others. A good Samaritan may offer food, clothing, or assistance to those in need. A good Samaritan is someone who has a desire to do good and a heart of gold.
The Good Samaritan’s Tale is found in the Bible. In the Bible there’s an account of a good Samaritan helping a bandit-injured traveler.
The Good Samaritan tale from the Gospel of Luke serves as an example of the advantages of doing good deeds. The story tells of a robber who attacked an innocent Jewish traveler. The good Samaritan helped him, offering to pay for the medical treatment of the victim, and also assist with wound care.
The day is observed by people of Irish heritage in the United States, Canada, in addition to other countries. This is not a holiday of the government, so most businesses will be open as usual on the day. A lot of people take part in parades, and also enjoy Irish beers.
Saint Patrick was a notable historical figure who introduced Christianity to Ireland. He was born in Britain at the end of the fourth-century. Ireland was a mostly pagan nation in the time. When he was a teenager the family of his father kidnap him and then transferred to Ireland. After being held for several years, he was freed and converted into the Catholic religion.
He is revered as the patron saint of engineers and as the patron saint of Ireland and Nigeria. Shamrocks symbolize the Holy Trinity.
The Day of the Dentist
Every year, the National Dentist’s Day is celebrated on the 6th of March. Every year, a day of celebration is held to recognize dentists’ achievements.
Dental professionals can make use of this day to showcase their talents, conduct a free screening and spread awareness of dental health. You must maintain your smile throughout the year. You can prevent unpleasant problems by cleaning and checking your teeth.
You can express your gratitude through notes or presents to your dentist in celebration of National Dentist’s Day.
To show your appreciation for your dentist, floss twice daily and then brush your teeth for at least two minutes each time.
International Day of Women
International Women’s Day (March 8th) is a day when women promote and celebrate their rights. Women are encouraged to stand up for equality. The day is celebrated annually on March 8, and celebrates the contribution made to equality by women.
American schools and businesses observe International Women’s Day. March is also National Women’s History Month.
While discrimination against women has been a long-running problem in many nations, the fight to achieve gender equality is more current. According to the World Economic Forum, gender equality could be achieved worldwide by the year 2133. Today, women are active in business, politics and politics and fight to ensure equal pay.
Women have been more actively involved in the American and international conversations about women’s rights due to discussions about sexual harassment. However, there are also concerns regarding women’s rights in Russia.
EST (Early Set-Off Time)
Be aware that daylight saving time is different depending on where one lives. DST in the US commences on the 2nd Sunday of of March. It is back to normal time the second Sunday in November.
The 47 states covered by DST observer are scattered throughout the country. Arizona, Hawaii and Puerto Rico are the only exceptions. Three of Australia’s largest regions are also not part of the program.
Some researchers believe that the extra sunlight in the evening reduces accidents on the road and encourages full time workers to get more exercise. These advantages are particularly valid in remote regions far away from where the Equator is.
It is not difficult to comprehend why many Americans don’t agree with this notion. Many think that farmers are the main supporters of this movement.