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Holy Saturday in Czech Republic

Holy Saturday commemorates the day that Jesus Christ lay in the tomb after his death, according to the Christian bible. It is the day after Good Friday and the day before Easter Sunday. It is also known as Easter Eve, Easter Even, Black Saturday, or the Saturday before Easter.

Is Holy Saturday a Public Holiday?

Even though Holy Saturday falls on Saturday, April 11, 2020, it is a working day. Most businesses follow regular opening hours in Czech Republic.

La Pietà by Michelangelo

Holy Saturday commemorates the day that Jesus (sculpture of him pictured above) lay in his tomb after he died. He was resurrected on Easter Sunday, the day after Holy Saturday, according to Christian belief.

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About Holy Saturday

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Holy Saturday Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SatApr 4Holy SaturdayChristian
2016SatMar 26Holy SaturdayChristian
2017SatApr 15Holy SaturdayChristian
2018SatMar 31Holy SaturdayChristian
2019SatApr 20Holy SaturdayChristian
2020SatApr 11Holy SaturdayChristian
2021SatApr 3Holy SaturdayChristian
2022SatApr 16Holy SaturdayChristian
2023SatApr 8Holy SaturdayChristian
2024SatMar 30Holy SaturdayChristian
2025SatApr 19Holy SaturdayChristian

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