People Power Anniversary in the Philippines commemorates the successful non-violent demonstration in Manila in 1986 that saw a change of government for the nation.
Carnival Monday is two days before Ash Wednesday and parades are held in many Catholic areas of Germany.
Shrove Tuesday is a religious holiday that is on the day before Ash Wednesday. It is also known as the Tuesday of Carnival, which is a festive occasion among many cultures.
Ash Wednesday marks the first day of Lent in western Christian churches.
Labour Day in Australia celebrates workers role in contributing towards the nation’s economy. It is an annual public holiday but its date varies across the states and territories.
Many Russians pay tribute to women’s role in Russian society by celebrating International Women’s Day on March 8.
St Patrick's Day commemorates the life and work of St Patrick, a Christian missionary who lived in the fourth and fifth centuries.
Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.