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Easter Saturday (Orthodox) in Albania

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.

Is Easter Saturday (Orthodox) a Public Holiday?

Easter Saturday (Orthodox) is not a public holiday. It falls on Saturday, April 18, 2020 and most businesses follow regular Saturday opening hours in Albania.

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 Easter Saturday (Orthodox)

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Easter Saturday (Orthodox) Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SatApr 11Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2016SatApr 30Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2017SatApr 15Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2018SatApr 7Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2019SatApr 27Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2020SatApr 18Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2021SatMay 1Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2022SatApr 23Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2023SatApr 15Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2024SatMay 4Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2025SatApr 19Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox

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