Posted by BlogAdmin on March 16th, 2015
St Patrick’s Day or the Feast of St Patrick is a cultural and religious celebration on March 17, the traditional death date of St Patrick. St Patrick’s Day was made an official Christian feast day in the early 17th century. The day commemorates St Patrick and the arrival of Christianity in Ireland as well as celebrating the heritage and culture of the Irish in general. St Patrick’s day is celebrated around the world and celebrations usually involve public parades and festivals, ceilithe (a traditional gaelic social gathering), and the wearing of green attire and shamrocks.