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Whitsunday in Latvia

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Many Christians all over the world annually observe Pentecost, also known as Whitsunday or Whit Sunday.

Local names

NameLanguage
VasarsvētkiLatvian
WhitsundayEnglish
PfingstenGerman

Alternative name

Pentecost

Whitsunday 2014

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Whitsunday 2015

Sunday, May 24, 2015
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Pentecost is a Christian holiday commemorating the descent of the Holy Ghost upon the disciples of Jesus Christ, according to the New Testament of the Bible. It is also known as Whitsunday, or Whit Sunday.

Celebration of Pentecost.

According to Christian texts, the Holy Spirit, often symbolized by a dove, descended on the apostles who received the gift of tongues. Pentecost celebrates this event.

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Whitsunday Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
SunJun 82003WhitsundayObservance
SunMay 302004WhitsundayObservance
SunMay 152005WhitsundayObservance
SunJun 42006WhitsundayObservance
SunMay 272007WhitsundayObservance
SunMay 112008WhitsundayObservance
SunMay 312009WhitsundayObservance
SunMay 232010WhitsundayObservance
SunJun 122011WhitsundayObservance
SunMay 272012WhitsundayObservance
SunMay 192013WhitsundayObservance
SunJun 82014WhitsundayObservance
SunMay 242015WhitsundayObservance
SunMay 152016WhitsundayObservance
SunJun 42017WhitsundayObservance
SunMay 202018WhitsundayObservance
SunJun 92019WhitsundayObservance
SunMay 312020WhitsundayObservance

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