Celebration of St Patrick's Day

Saint Patrick's Day is also known as St. Paddy's Day, This is an annual feast day celebrated for Saint Patrick (circa AD 385-461), a patron saints of Ireland, and This feasta is celebrated on 17th of March every year. St. Patrick's Day is commonly a holy day of obligation for Roman Catholics in Ireland. The day has become national holiday of Ireland now a days and it is a bank and public holiday in the Republic of Ireland/ Northern Ireland . This is also celebrated as a public holiday in Montserrat, Canada and widely celebrated as an non official holiday in United Kingdom, Australia, the United States, Argentina and New Zealand. Christians and non-Christians both celebrate this feasta in a secular way of the holiday by wearing green clothes, eating green foods/ Irish food, imbibing Irish drink (like Irish stout, Irish Whiskey or Irish Cream) and attending parades. This day is celebrated in Catholic Church as a religious holiday in Ireland.

St. Patrick's Day

Irish Festa : Wear Green!!

Here you are Welcome to the the grand feasta of St Patrick's day festa, dedicated to the land of Irish & Irish at Heart all around the World. This celebration happens in big cities as well as small towns alike with Irish food and drink, dance, songs, parades, "wearing of the green," and other fun activities for kids such as crafts, games and coloring sheets. Its the time to have fun and enjoy the spirit. Some of the people even go so far as to color the streams and rivers green to symbolize them! And in day time all community gathers to attend the Events and Parades going on around the World to celebrate St Patricks Day.

Do you know why is st. Patrick's day is celebrated on March 17th? According to opinion of some communities that is the day that St. Patrick died. Since then this holiday began in Ireland and celebrated as a feasta, it is believed that Irish people are spread world around with their history, culture and celebrations. One of the great observance of all is the traditional prayers for missionaries worldwide before the serious celebrating begins.

Saint Patrick's Day Symbols
  • The Shamrock
  • Leprechauns : mythical race of elves or fairy a little Boy.
  • The Color Green : Green symbolizes the lush landscape of Ireland.
  • The Harp : A Musical instrument
  • The Celtic Cross
  • The luck of the Irish
  • The Snakes
  • The Blarney Stone
  • Corned Beef and Cabbage