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Whit Monday in Spain

Whit Monday, or Pentecost Monday, is a Christian holiday. It is the day after Pentecost, also known as Whit Sunday or Whitsunday, which commemorates the descent of the Holy Ghost upon the disciples of Jesus Christ, according to the New Testament of the Bible.

The dove symbolizes the Holy Spirit.
The dove symbolizes the Holy Spirit.

About Whit Monday

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Whit Monday Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday TypeWhere It is Observed
MonMay 242010Whit MondayLocal holidayBarcelona
MonJun 132011Whit MondayLocal holidayBarcelona
MonMay 282012Whit MondayLocal holidayBarcelona
MonMay 202013Whit MondayLocal holidayBarcelona
MonJun 92014Whit MondayLocal holidayBarcelona
MonJun 12015Whit MondayLocal holidayBarcelona
MonMay 162016Whit MondayLocal holidayBarcelona
MonJun 52017Whit MondayLocal holidayBarcelona
MonMay 212018Whit MondayLocal holidayBarcelona
MonJun 102019Whit MondayLocal holidayBarcelona
MonJun 12020Whit MondayLocal holidayBarcelona

Quick Facts

Whit Monday, or Pentecost Monday, is a Christian holiday that falls on the day after Pentecost, which is also known as Whit Sunday or Whitsunday.

Whit Monday 2016

Monday, May 16, 2016 (local in Barcelona)

Whit Monday 2017

Monday, June 5, 2017 (local in Barcelona)


List of dates for other years

Other holidays in May 2016 in Spain

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