Aythian Calendar

The Aythian calendar is made up of 12 months, with 30 days in each month and 365 days in a year. The extra 5 days are special days and are scattered throughout the year.

Years

The years are usually marked by what is known as Northern Reckoning. It is currently 1272 NR.

Seasons

There are four seasons, which make up the year, with 3 months in each season.

The seasons relate to each of the four elements and are significantly bound to them, both culturally and physically.

Summer / Fire

Falling / Air

Winter / Water

Spring / Earth

Months

There are 12 months, each named after one of the major deities.

SUMMER (FIRE)

Ferast

Lucindar

Damus

FALLING (AIR)

Vaal

Banoth

Venren

WINTER (WATER)

Ullarl

Taliiya

Arkeris

SPRING (EARTH)

Gruan

Kalisvar

Arinix


Aythian Calendar
Aythian Calendar

Weeks

There are 4 weeks to each month, with 7 days making up a single week. As shown below, the week starts on Solday and finishes on Templeday.

Days

There are 7 days in a week, each named based on tasks completed by your average commoner. The days are:

Solday – rising of the sun – start of the week

Harvestday – reaping the harvest

Wendday – travel to the markets

Marketday – sell at the markets

Shillsday – pay day. Short for shilling (silver)

Moonday – rising of the moon end of the week

Templeday – rest and worship day

Special Days

There are 5 days scattered throughout the year that are traditionally festival days. These are:

Autumn Equinox

Spring Equinox

Winter Solstice

Summer Solstice

Harvest Day