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Holy Saturday (Orthodox) 2024 in Cyprus

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 Holy Saturday (Orthodox) a Public Holiday?

Even though Holy Saturday (Orthodox) falls on Saturday, May 4, 2024, it is a working day. Most businesses follow regular opening hours in Cyprus.

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

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About Holy Saturday (Orthodox)

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Holy Saturday (Orthodox) Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2018SatApr 7Holy Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2019SatApr 27Holy Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2020SatApr 18Holy Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2021SatMay 1Holy Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2022SatApr 23Holy Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2023SatApr 15Holy Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2024SatMay 4Holy Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2025SatApr 19Holy Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2026SatApr 11Holy Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2027SatMay 1Holy Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
2028SatApr 15Holy Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox

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