Maundy Thursday in India
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.
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Maundy Thursday Observances
|Thu||Apr 1||2010||Maundy Thursday||Observance, Christian|
|Thu||Apr 21||2011||Maundy Thursday||Observance, Christian|
|Thu||Apr 5||2012||Maundy Thursday||Observance, Christian|
|Thu||Mar 28||2013||Maundy Thursday||Observance, Christian|
|Thu||Apr 17||2014||Maundy Thursday||Observance, Christian|
|Thu||Apr 2||2015||Maundy Thursday||Observance, Christian|
|Thu||Mar 24||2016||Maundy Thursday||Observance, Christian|
Quick FactsMaundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.
Maundy Thursday 2016Thursday, March 24, 2016
2017 date to be announced
Other holidays in March 2016 in India
- Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti – Friday, March 4, 2016
- Maha Shivaratri/Shivaratri – Monday, March 7, 2016
- Holika Dahana – Wednesday, March 23, 2016
- Dolyatra – Thursday, March 24, 2016
- Good Friday – Friday, March 25, 2016
- Easter Day – Sunday, March 27, 2016
United Nation Holidays on March 24, 2016
- World Tuberculosis Day
- International Day for the Right to the Truth concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims