Q: Is Monday the day of the week between Sunday and Tuesday? ¶
Q: Are Mondays observed as fast days? ¶
A: Yes, because Mondays are dedicated to the angels, and monks strive to live an angelic life.
Q: Are Mondays considered auspicious days for fasting? ¶
Q: Is Monday the "second day"? ¶
A: Yes, In many Slavic languages the name of the day translates to "after Sunday/holiday". Russian понедельник , Croatian ponedjeljak, Serbian понедељак , Ukrainian понеділок , Bulgarian понеделник , Polish poniedziałek, Czech pondělí, Slovak pondelok, Slovenian ponedeljek.
Q: Is Monday xīngqīyī in Chinese, meaning "day one of the week"? ¶
A: Yes, Modern Western culture usually looks at Monday as the beginning of the workweek.
Q: Are Mondays days on which the Angels are commemorated? ¶