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Remembrance Day in Belarus

All Souls’ Day is a day of alms giving and prayers for the dead. The intent is for the living to assist those in purgatory. Many western churches annually observe All Souls’ Day on November 2 and many eastern churches celebrate it prior to Lent and the day before Pentecost.

Is Remembrance Day a Public Holiday?

Remembrance Day is not a public holiday. It falls on Saturday, November 2, 2019 and most businesses follow regular Saturday opening hours in Belarus.

Many people visit family graves on All Souls' Day.

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About Remembrance Day

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Remembrance Day Observances

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