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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?

Even though Orthodox Holy Saturday falls on Saturday, April 23, 2022, it is a working day. Most businesses follow regular opening hours in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

As midnight approaches, Orthodox worshippers light candles, and church bells announce the resurrection of Christ at midnight.

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About Orthodox Holy Saturday

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Orthodox Holy Saturday Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
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
2026SatApr 11Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
2027SatMay 1Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox

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