Year 2006
Calendar
By Tradition...
Jewish - Kabbalah
Holidays - 2006
Christian -
Ecumenical Mysticism/
Wisdom Tradition

Holidays - 2006
Unitarian Universalist
Holidays - 2006
Muslim - Sufi
Holidays - 2006
Baha'i Holidays - 2006
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Hindu Holidays - 2006
Jain & Sikh Holidays - 2006
Buddhist Holidays - 2006
Taoist & Shinto Holidays - 2006
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Middle-Eastern & African Holidays: Zoroastrian,
Ancient Egyptian, Santeria - 2006
Native American
(Iroquois, Navajo & Pueblo)
& Meso American
(Inca, Mayan & Aztec)
Holidays - 2006
Pagan Holidays:
Old Religions of Europe (Greek, Roman, Slavic, Celtic, Anglo-Teutonic & Norse) - 2006
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Deep Ecology / Environmentalist
Dates - 2006
Social Justice /
Human Rights / Feminist
Dates - 2006
Peace /
Disarmament
Dates - 2006
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Solar & Lunar Cycles,
Eclipses & Helions - 2006
Meteor Showers - 2006
Visible Planets - 2006
Astrological Periods - 2006
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Experiential Meditations
(for lunar cycles throughout the year)
Empowering Meditations
Action Offerings
(to help the environment 
& further social justice)
Art as Meditation
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2006 Solar & Lunar Cycles, Eclipses & Helions

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2006 Solar Cycle

2/3: Mid-Winter
3/20 (1:26 p.m. EST): Spring Equinox
5/5: Mid-Spring
6/21 (8:26 a.m. EDT): Summer Solstice
8/7: Mid-Summer
9/23 (12:03 a.m. EDT): Autumn Equinox
11/6: Mid-Autumn
12/21 (7:22 p.m. EST): Winter Solstice

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2006 Lunar Cycle

January Lunar Cycle
1/6 Waxing Quarter Moon
1/14 (4:48 a.m. EST) Full Moon
1/22 Waning Quarter Moon
1/29 (9:15 a.m. EST) New Moon

February Lunar Cycle
2/5 Waxing Quarter Moon
2/12 (11:44 p.m. EST) Full Moon
2/21 Waning Quarter Moon
2/27 (7:31 p.m. EST) New Moon

March Lunar Cycle
3/6 Waxing Quarter Moon
3/14 (6:35 p.m. EST) Full Moon
3/22 Waning Quarter Moon
3/29 (5:15 a.m. EST) New Moon

April Lunar Cycle
4/5 Waxing Quarter Moon
4/13 (12:40 p.m. EDT) Full Moon
4/20 Waning Quarter Moon
4/27 (3:44 p.m. EDT) New Moon

May Lunar Cycle
5/5 Waxing Quarter Moon
5/13 (2:51 a.m. EDT) Full Moon
5/20 Waning Quarter Moon
5/27 (1:26 a.m. EDT) New Moon

June Lunar Cycle
6/3 Waxing Quarter Moon
6/11 (2:03 p.m. EDT) Full Moon
6/18 Waning Quarter Moon
6/25 (12:05 p.m. EDT) New Moon

July Lunar Cycle
7/3 Waxing Quarter Moon
7/10 (11:02 p.m. EDT) Full Moon
7/17 Waning Quarter Moon
7/25 (12:31 a.m. EDT) New Moon

August Lunar Cycle
8/2 Waxing Quarter Moon
8/9 (6:54 a.m. EDT) Full Moon
8/15 Waning Quarter Moon
8/23 (3:10 p.m. EDT) New Moon
8/31 Waxing Quarter Moon

September Lunar Cycle
9/7 (2:42 p.m. EDT) Full Moon
9/14 Waning Quarter Moon
9/22 (7:45 a.m. EDT) New Moon
9/30 Waxing Quarter Moon

October Lunar Cycle
10/6 (11:13 p.m. EDT) Full Moon
10/13 Waning Quarter Moon
10/22 (1:14 a.m. EDT) New Moon
10/29 Waxing Quarter Moon

November Lunar Cycle
11/5 (7:58 a.m. EST): Full Moon
11/12 Waning Quarter Moon
11/20 (5:18 p.m. EST) New Moon
11/28 Waxing Quarter Moon

December Lunar Cycle
12/4 (7:25 p.m. EST) Full Moon
12/12 Waning Quarter Moon
12/20 (9:01 a.m. EST) New Moon
12/27 Waxing Quarter Moon

[Monthly Blue Moon: 2nd Full Moon in a calendar month.
Zodiac Blue Moon: 2nd Full Moon in a zodiac month/astrological period.
Seasonal Blue Moon: 3rd of 4 Full Moons in a season.]

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2006 Lunar Eclipse

* 3/14 (Beginning 6:13 p.m. PST; 3:13 p.m. EST): Penumbral Lunar Eclipse (parts visible in most of North America except Alaska).

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2006 Helions

* 1/4 (10:00 a.m. EST): Earth Perihelion--when the Earth is closest to the Sun.
* 7/3 (7:00 p.m. EDT): Earth Aphelion--when the Earth is farthest from the Sun.

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Excerpted from
THE MYSTIC'S WHEEL OF THE YEAR 2006
A Multifaith Calendar Reflecting Eco-Egalitarian Spirituality
© 2005 Marija Miovski
www.WheeloftheYear.com