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Holy Saturday in Bulgaria

Quick Facts

The Saturday before Easter Sunday is also known as Holy Saturday for many Orthodox churches worldwide.

Local names

NameLanguage
Велика съботаBulgarian
Holy SaturdayEnglish
KarsamstagGerman

Holy Saturday 2014

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Holy Saturday 2015

Saturday, April 11, 2015
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Holy Saturday is the day between Jesus Christ's crucifixion (Good Friday) and his resurrection (Easter Sunday), according to Christian belief. Many Orthodox Christians commemorate the burial of Christ on this day.

Orthodox Holy Saturday

Many Orthodox churches contemplate the mystery of Jesus Christ’s descent into Hades. He was placed in a tomb after he died.

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About Holy Saturday

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Holy Saturday Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
SatApr 141990Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 61991Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 251992Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 171993Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 301994Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 221995Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 131996Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 261997Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 181998Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 101999Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 292000Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 142001Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatMay 42002Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 262003Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 102004Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 302005Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 222006Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 72007Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 262008Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 182009Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 32010Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 232011Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 142012Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatMay 42013Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 192014Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 112015Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 302016Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 152017Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 72018Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 272019Holy SaturdayNational holiday
SatApr 182020Holy SaturdayNational holiday

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