St Martin’s Day, 11 November.
- These days, the equivalent dates in Scotland are Martinmas, Candlemas, Whitsunday and Lammas.
- And from Martinmas until Easter he must lie at his lord's fold as often as it is his turn.
- It is not related to any particular religious festival but coincides with the Hindu festival of lights, Diwali, and the Christian festival of Martinmas.
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