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Maundy Thursday in Bangladesh

Quick Facts

Maundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.

Local names

NameLanguage
ইসটারের আগের বৃহস্পতিবারBengali
Isaṭārēra āgēra br̥haspatibāraBengali (latin)
Maundy ThursdayEnglish
GründonnerstagGerman

Maundy Thursday 2014

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Maundy Thursday 2015

Thursday, April 2, 2015
Note: This day is an optional public holiday for the religious communities in Bangladesh.
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Maundy Thursday commemorates Jesus Christ’s institution of the Eucharist during the Last Supper, which is described in the Christian bible. The day is also known as Passion Thursday, Paschal Thursday or Sheer (or Shere) Thursday. It is the day before Good Friday and occurs during Holy Week.

Stained Glass of the Last Supper

Maundy Thursday remembers Jesus Christ's institution of the Eucharist during the Last Supper.

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Maundy Thursday Observances

Note: This day is an optional public holiday for the religious communities in Bangladesh.
WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
ThuMar 242005Maundy ThursdayOptional Holiday
ThuApr 132006Maundy ThursdayOptional Holiday
ThuApr 52007Maundy ThursdayOptional Holiday
ThuMar 202008Maundy ThursdayOptional Holiday
ThuApr 92009Maundy ThursdayOptional Holiday
ThuApr 12010Maundy ThursdayOptional Holiday
ThuApr 212011Maundy ThursdayOptional Holiday
ThuApr 52012Maundy ThursdayOptional Holiday
ThuMar 282013Maundy ThursdayOptional Holiday
ThuApr 172014Maundy ThursdayOptional Holiday
ThuApr 22015Maundy ThursdayOptional Holiday

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