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Holy Saturday in Bangladesh

Quick Facts

Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.

Local names

NameLanguage
পবিত্র শনিবারেBengali
Pabitra śanibārēBengali (latin)
Holy SaturdayEnglish
KarsamstagGerman

Holy Saturday 2014

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Holy Saturday 2015

Saturday, April 4, 2015
Note: This day is an optional public holiday for the religious communities in Bangladesh.
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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.

©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
SatMar 262005Holy SaturdayOptional Holiday
SatApr 152006Holy SaturdayOptional Holiday
SatApr 72007Holy SaturdayOptional Holiday
SatMar 222008Holy SaturdayOptional Holiday
SatApr 112009Holy SaturdayOptional Holiday
SatApr 32010Holy SaturdayOptional Holiday
SatApr 232011Holy SaturdayOptional Holiday
SatApr 72012Holy SaturdayOptional Holiday
SatMar 302013Holy SaturdayOptional Holiday
SatApr 192014Holy SaturdayOptional Holiday
SatApr 42015Holy SaturdayOptional Holiday

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