The fifth (5th) month of the Gregorian calendar, May is named after the Roman goddess, MAIA. The worship of Mercury (to whom the planet is dedicated) was associated with the worship of the Roman goddess Maia who is identified as his mother by her association with the Greek goddess Maia –
The second part of April commences the month Iyyar/Zif. It will be the second (2nd) month of the Biblical Sacred Calendar and the ninth (9th) month of the Biblical Jewish Calendar. April is the fourth (4th) month of the Gregorian calendar. This year the month of Zif will be from 20th April to
March derived its name from ancient Rome. The first month of the ancient Roman calendar which was dedicated to “Martius” after Mars, the Roman god of war fell within this month. This is the period when winter is ending and the first flush of spring manifests in the northern hemisphere.
February was named after the Latin word “Februum” meaning purification. It was so named after the purification ritual “Februa” dedicated to deity Juno, held on February 15th in the old Roman calendar. From 20th February to 20th March marks the sixth (6th) month following the Biblical civil