The Haven

The Haven is our Multi-faith room located on the lower ground floor of our Old Mill Lane campus. This room can be used for prayer, meditation and reflection, and can be used by all students and staff.

Multi-Faith Dates in March

2 Nineteen-Day Fast (Baha’i) (-20)
The Nineteen-Day Fast is a nineteen-day period of the year during which members of the Baháʼí Faith adhere to a sunrise-to-sunset fast. Along with obligatory prayer, it is one of the greatest obligations of a Baháʼí, and its chief purpose is spiritual: to reinvigorate the soul and bring the person closer to God. 

7 Purim (Jewish) (-8)
Celebrates events told in the Book of Esther. 

8h Holi (Hindu)
Celebrated on the day after the full moon. 

8 Lailat al Bara’a (Muslim)
The ‘Night of Forgiveness’ takes place two weeks before the beginning of Ramadan.  

17 Saint Patricks Day (Christian) 
Saint Patricks Day is a cultural and religious celebration held on the 17 March, the traditional death date of Saint Patrick.

19 Mothering Sunday (Christian)
Falls on the fourth Sunday in Lent.  Mother’s Day, or Mothering Sunday, is now a day to honour mothers and other mother figures, such as grandmothers, stepmothers, and mothers-in-law. Many people make a special effort to visit their mother.  

20 Spring Equinox (Pagan)
The days and nights are of equal length.  

22 Ramadan (Muslim) (- 20 April)
he ninth month in the Islamic calendar and is a time of fasting and spiritual renewal