World Leprosy Day, etc.

January 31, 2011

Leprosy causes
The body to fall apart,


It’s Backward DayInspire Your Heart with Art DayAuckland Anniversary DayWorld Leprosy Day, and National Blood Donor Month.  Magh Bihu, Brahmaputra Beach Festival, and Ganesh Jayanti take place during the month of Maagha which roughly coincides with January and February.

School Day of Non-violence and Peace, etc.

January 30, 2011

Mahatma Gandhi
Taught about non-violence
And living in peace.

a noble ideal

It’s National Inane Answering Message DayMartyrs’ Day (India), and School Day of Non-violence and Peace.

Puzzle Day, etc.

January 29, 2011

It’s a mystery
Puzzling out the puzzle,
Jig-saw, word, or what?

Sudoku, crossword, numeric, or something else.

It’s National Puzzle Day and National Cornchip Day.

Data Privacy Day, etc.

January 28, 2011

Protect your data,
Not just on your computer,
But elsewhere as well.

Mainly digital though.

It’s Fun at Work DayNational Kazoo Day, and Data Privacy Day.

International Holocaust Remembrance Day, etc.

January 27, 2011

The death of millions,
Jews and other dissenters
Wholly sacrificed.

burnt offering

It’s Chocolate Cake DayPunch the Clock DayHolocaust Memorial Day (UK), and International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Republic Day (India), etc.

January 26, 2011

Today celebrates
India’s constitution
Of 1950.

Hooray India!

It’s Spouse’s DayAustralia Day, and Republic Day (India).

Conversion of Paul, etc.

January 25, 2011

Saul was traveling
When he met up with Jesus
And became St. Paul.

On the road to Damascus

It’s Opposite DayBurns SupperDydd Santes Dwynwen, Conversion of PaulTatiana Day (January 25 (Gregorian), January 12 (Julian)), and Wintereenmas (January 25-31).