Tuesday, March 5, 2013

St. Patrick's Day: Ireland's most significant day

March 17, the day which everyone in Ireland finds it more significant. It is the Feast of Saint Patrick or in a common way of saying it, it is Saint Patrick's Day.

Why Saint Patrick? It is because he is the most recognized saint due to the fact that his presence signifies the onset or arrival of Christianity in the said country. Public parades, festivals, ceilithe and of course, green is the dominant color on that day. People wear shamrocks or green attire too. Furthermore, drinking alcohol is a big NO, NO on that day.

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