Celebrate Diversity in May with these video backgrounds

Cultural Diversity General

Celebrate the important holidays and festivals during May with these video conference call backgrounds.

May 3: Orthodox Easter

Easter is the most significant religious holiday for the world’s roughly 300 million Orthodox Christians. In the bible, it is the day when Mary Magdalene found that an empty tomb in the cave in which Jesus has been placed after his crucifixion.

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May 13: Ascension Day

Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter and commemorates the ascension of Jesus into heaven 39 days after resurrection on Easter Sunday.

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May 13: Eid al Fitr

The festival of Eid al-Fitr, the Festival of Fast breaking, marks the end of Ramadan.

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May 17: Norwegian Constitution Day

Constitution Day marks the signing of the first Norwegian Constitution in Eidsvoll 1814

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May 26: Georgian Independence Day

Also known as Day of the First Republic, this is Georgia’s national day. It marks the adoption of the Act of Independence in 1918.

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May 26: Buddha Purnima

Buddha Purnima is the most sacred day in the Buddhist calendar. It is the most important festival of the Buddhists and is celebrated with great enthusiasm.

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May 31: Memorial Day

Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, is a day of remembrance for those who have died in military service for the United States.

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Instructions

Here’s how to add these virtual backgrounds to Zoom and Microsoft Teams