Thèan Calendar

Thean Calendar and dates of note

The Théan calendar comprises twelve months of 30 days, and a five- or six-day long holiday at the end of the year, the Prophets' Mass. The months are:
Primus, Secundus, Tertius, Quartus, Quintus, Sextus, Julius, Corantine, Septimus, Octavus, Nonus, Decimus.

Each month is divided identically in four weeks of seven days and two Feast days. The feasting days of the 15th and 30th are not "real" days and not considered part of the week.

The days of the week are named: Soldi, Veldi, Amordi, Terdi, Guerdi, Redi, Voltadi.

The Seasons

Winter:  21 Decimus to 20 Tertius
Spring:  22 Tertius to 21 Sextus
Summer:  22 Sextus to 21 Septimus
Autumn:  22 Septimus to 19 Decimus

The Calendar

Primus

Soldi Veldi Amordi Terdi Guerdi Redi Voltadi Feast Day
1 * 2 3 4 5 6 7  
8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 * 22  
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30

1st: The New Year
Theustide
Año Nuevo is held on the 1st day of Primus, to usher in the new year.  It is marked by bonfires of dry pine boughs, the release of prisoners, and gift-giving.

21st: Feast Day of San Juan Bosco, patron of apprentices, gives a welcome break to both apprentice and master.

Secundus

Soldi Veldi Amordi Terdi Guerdi Redi Voltadi Feast Day
1 2 3 4 5 6 7  
8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22  
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30

Tertius

Soldi Veldi Amordi Terdi Guerdi Redi Voltadi Feast Day
1 2 3 4 5 6 7  
8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 *
16 17 18 19 20 21 22  
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30

15th: Festival of Flames (El Festival de Llamas) takes place in the spring on the 15th day of Tertius, and involves the building and burning of giant papier-mâché figures (El Ninots), and fireworks competitions.

Quartus

Soldi Veldi Amordi Terdi Guerdi Redi Voltadi Feast Day
1 2 3 4 5 6 7  
8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22  
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30

Quintus

Soldi Veldi Amordi Terdi Guerdi Redi Voltadi Feast Day
1 2 3 4 5 6 7  
8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22  
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30

Sextus

Soldi Veldi Amordi Terdi Guerdi Redi Voltadi Feast Day
1 2 3 4 5 6 7  
8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 * 17 18 19 20 21 * 22  
23 24 25 * 26 27 28 29 30

16th: The Feast of San Elmo, patron saint of sailors, is held on the 16th day of Sextus. No self-respecting sailor will set to sea on that day.
Two important holidays are Queen Sara's birthday and King Javier's birthday, on the 21st and 25th day of Sextus respectively.

Julius

Soldi Veldi Amordi Terdi Guerdi Redi Voltadi Feast Day
1 2 3 4 5 6 * 7  
8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 * 21 22  
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30

6th: A festival called Los Borrachos ("the Drunks") is held. It is dedicated to San Juan Kerenyi de Torres de Ussura, patron saint of drunks, with fireworks, dancing, parades, music, eating, and drinking going on for an entire week.
20th: Feast day of Saint Ilea (Orthodox Church).
 

Corantine

Soldi Veldi Amordi Terdi Guerdi Redi Voltadi Feast Day
1 2 3 4 5 6 7  
8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22  
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30

Septimus

Soldi Veldi Amordi Terdi Guerdi Redi Voltadi Feast Day
1 2 3 4 5 6 7  
8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22  
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30

Octavus

Soldi Veldi Amordi Terdi Guerdi Redi Voltadi Feast Day
1 2 3 4 5 6 7  
8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22  
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30

Nonus

Soldi Veldi Amordi Terdi Guerdi Redi Voltadi Feast Day
1 * 2 3 4 5 6 7  
8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22  
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30

1st: The Feast of All Souls (El Banquete de Todas las Almas) is held in the fall on the 1st day of Nonus. It is a solemn event involving the lighting of candles, visiting graves and shrines, and a special mass.

Decimus

Soldi Veldi Amordi Terdi Guerdi Redi Voltadi Feast Day
1 2 3 4 5 6 7  
8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 * 22  
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30

21st: La Noche Divina (the Divine Night) celebrates the births of the Prophets and is held on the 21st day of Decimus. A midnight mass is held, followed by celebrations, family gatherings, and a time of reconciliation and forgiving.

Prophets' Mass

First Day of Prophets' Mass
Second Day of Prophets' Mass
Third Day of Prophets' Mass
Fourth Day of Prophets' Mass
Fifth Day of Prophets' Mass
Sixth Day of Prophets' Mass

Thèan Calendar

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