Harvest time already? Holidays around the world … Share this article: HARVEST TIME: From Shakespeare and ancient Europe to today—Lammas and Lughnasadh. ZOROASTRIANS: By one ancient calendar, it’s the season marking “A New Day.” ASIAN BUDDHISTS: Rains are coming! And, Buddha’s first sermon is remembered. RASTAFARIANS: Still celebrating Haile Selassie’s birthday with big bashes.