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Holy Saturday in Bangladesh

Holy Saturday commemorates the day that Jesus Christ lay in the tomb after his death, according to the Christian bible. It is the day after Good Friday and the day before Easter Sunday. It is also known as Easter Eve, Easter Even, Black Saturday, or the Saturday before Easter.

La Pietà by Michelangelo
Holy Saturday commemorates the day that Jesus (sculpture of him pictured above) lay in his tomb after he died. He was resurrected on Easter Sunday, the day after Holy Saturday, according to Christian belief.
Holy Saturday commemorates the day that Jesus (sculpture of him pictured above) lay in his tomb after he died. He was resurrected on Easter Sunday, the day after Holy Saturday, according to Christian belief.
©iStockphoto.com/Edward Lin

About Holy Saturday

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Holy Saturday Observances

Note: This day is an optional public holiday for the religious communities in Bangladesh.
WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
SatApr 32010Holy SaturdayOptional Holiday
SatApr 232011Holy SaturdayOptional Holiday
SatApr 72012Holy SaturdayOptional Holiday
SatMar 302013Holy SaturdayOptional Holiday
SatApr 192014Holy SaturdayOptional Holiday
SatApr 42015Holy SaturdayOptional Holiday
SatMar 262016Holy SaturdayOptional Holiday

Quick Facts

Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.

Holy Saturday 2016

Saturday, March 26, 2016

2017 date to be announced


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Note: This day is an optional public holiday for the religious communities in Bangladesh.

List of dates for other years

Related holidays

Other holidays in March 2016 in Bangladesh

Fun Holiday on March 26, 2016

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