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Easter Sunday in South Africa

Quick Facts

Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.

Local names

NameLanguage
Easter SundayEnglish
OstersonntagGerman
PaasfeesAfrikaans
IPhasikaZulu

Alternative name

Paas-Sondag

Easter Sunday 2014

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Easter Sunday 2015

Sunday, April 5, 2015
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Easter Sunday is one of the most festive events among Christians worldwide. It commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection from death, as written in the Christian bible.

Ascension Day

Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus' resurrection from death.

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About Easter Sunday

Read more about Easter Sunday.

Easter Sunday Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
SunApr 151990Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunMar 311991Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 191992Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 111993Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 31994Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 161995Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 71996Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunMar 301997Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 121998Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 41999Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 232000Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 152001Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunMar 312002Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 202003Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 112004Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunMar 272005Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 162006Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 82007Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunMar 232008Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 122009Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 42010Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 242011Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 82012Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunMar 312013Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 202014Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 52015Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunMar 272016Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 162017Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 12018Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 212019Easter SundayPublic Holiday
SunApr 122020Easter SundayPublic Holiday

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