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Ash Wednesday: Dates 2025, 2024, 2023, 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017 and 2016

Ash Wednesday, the carnival is over and the Lent starts. The date always falls on Wednesday exactly 46 days before Easter Sunday. This results in a...

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Womens Carnival Day: Dates 2025, 2024, 2023, 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017 and 2016

Womens Carnival Day or depending on the respective German region also referred as Altweiber, Weiberfastnacht, Altweiberfastnacht, Weiberfasching,...

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Is Rosenmontag a public holiday in Germany?

Next week there is Rosenmontag (Rose Monday, Shrove Monday) again. Since I want to go to Cologne with some of my colleagues (by train) to celebrate...

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Is Womens Carnival Day a public holiday in Germany?

Soon, there will be Womens Carnival Day (Altweiber, Weiberfastnacht, Weiberfasching) in Germany again and of course, as a fool, I can hardly wait....

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How to us my garden for more independence?

I want to have my own food and I have a garden where plants could grow. But how should I begin to grow food and what should I do for the cold...

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Poll: Birthday on February 29th! When to celebrate?

Someone born on February 29th theoretically only has the opportunity to celebrate birthday every four years. Now I'm wondering what you think about...

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Hero12: Many shops are indeed closed on Rosenmontag and also many companies are not working that day so that their employees can celebrate - BUT: Rosenmontag...

Question | Is Rosenmontag a public holiday in Germany?

Hero12: Even though in the carnival strongholds the women's carnival is more important than many other "real" holidays, "Altweiber" have not yet made it into...

Question | Is Womens Carnival Day a public holiday in Germany?

Guest: That did sound weird! But it worked for us too! Thank...

Question | My scales display Lo. What does this mean?

Franko: Well, backwards of course! Or you can even stop counting altogether! It's best from a certain age...

Voting | Poll: Birthday on February 29th! When to celebrate?

Fatamorgana: I think the most logical solution of this dilemma is to celebrate into the day. The 29th of February (if it takes place) is exactly between the 28th...

Voting | Poll: Birthday on February 29th! When to celebrate?

Hero12: And do you celebrate then your January birthday in summer forwards or...

Voting | Poll: Birthday on February 29th! When to celebrate?

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