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Orthodox Holy Saturday in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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 Orthodox Holy Saturday a Public Holiday?

Although Orthodox Holy Saturday is not a public holiday, businesses and schools may be closed because it falls on the same date as Labor Day in 2021.

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 Orthodox Holy Saturday

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Orthodox Holy Saturday Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SatApr 11Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
2016SatApr 30Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
2017SatApr 15Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
2018SatApr 7Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
2019SatApr 27Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
2020SatApr 18Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
2021SatMay 1Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
2022SatApr 23Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
2023SatApr 15Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
2024SatMay 4Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
2025SatApr 19Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox

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