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Orthodox Easter Sunday in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Quick Facts

Millions of Orthodox Christians around the world often celebrate Easter Sunday at a different time to the date set by many western churches.

Local names

NameLanguage
pravoslavni UskrsBosnian
Orthodox Easter SundayEnglish
Orthodoxer OstersonntagGerman
pravoslavni UskrsCroatian
Православни УскрсSerbian (cyrillic)
Pravoslavni UskrsSerbian (latin)

Orthodox Easter Sunday 2014

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Orthodox Easter Sunday 2015

Sunday, April 12, 2015
Note: In addition to federal public holidays, workers get a limited number of extra days as holidays based on religious or traditional practices.
List of dates for other years

Many Orthodox churches base their Easter date on the Julian calendar, which often differs from the Gregorian calendar that is used by many western countries. Therefore the Orthodox Easter period often occurs later than the Easter period that falls around the time of the March equinox.

Orthodox Easter Day

Roasted lamb is served on Easter Day.

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About Orthodox Easter Sunday

Read more about Orthodox Easter Sunday.

Orthodox Easter Sunday Observances

Note: In addition to federal public holidays, workers get a limited number of extra days as holidays based on religious or traditional practices.
WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
SunApr 181993Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunMay 11994Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 231995Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 141996Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 271997Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 191998Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 111999Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 302000Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 152001Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunMay 52002Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 272003Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 112004Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunMay 12005Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 232006Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 82007Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 272008Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 192009Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 42010Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 242011Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 152012Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunMay 52013Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 202014Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 122015Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunMay 12016Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 162017Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 82018Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 282019Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday
SunApr 192020Orthodox Easter SundayOptional Holiday

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