A Chivalric Humanism holiday to honor the memory and achievements of Charles Martel, who was born on August 23, 676. Charles Martel was the progenitor of the Carolingian dynasty of Frankish kings and is best remembered today for his key military achievements. Charles Martel originated the concept of knights as a social caste in Europe, […]
This is a day to celebrate the birthday of Charles Darwin, great contributor to science who popularized the theory of evolution with his celebrated work.
A Chivalric Humanism holiday for celebrating the founding of the Knights Hospitaller on February 15th, 1113. Per the 'Pie postulatio voluntatis' (Most Pious Request) Papal bull issued by Pope Paschal II, the Knights Hospitaller were formally recognized as a sovereign knightly order. We celebrate this day because the moral ideas of the Knights Hospitaller inspired […]
This is a Chivalric Humanism holiday to celebrate the formation of the Knights Templar order. Although the order is believed to have been formed some time in 1119, no surviving records from this time exist that specify a date. The earliest surviving official document acknowledging the Templars as an organization is the Omne datum optimum […]