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Pentecost is a Christian holiday commemorating the descent of the Holy Ghost upon the disciples of Jesus Christ, according to the New Testament of the Bible. It is also known as Whitsunday, or Whit Sunday.

Celebration of Pentecost.
According to Christian texts, the Holy Spirit, often symbolized by a dove, descended on the apostles who received the gift of tongues. Pentecost celebrates this event.
According to Christian texts, the Holy Spirit, often symbolized by a dove, descended on the apostles who received the gift of tongues. Pentecost celebrates this event.
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About Whitsunday

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Whitsunday Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
SunMay 232010WhitsundayNational holiday
SunJun 122011WhitsundayNational holiday
SunMay 272012WhitsundayNational holiday
SunMay 192013WhitsundayNational holiday
SunJun 82014WhitsundayNational holiday
SunMay 242015WhitsundayNational holiday
SunMay 152016WhitsundayNational holiday
SunJun 42017WhitsundayNational holiday
SunMay 202018WhitsundayNational holiday
SunJun 92019WhitsundayNational holiday
SunMay 312020WhitsundayNational holiday

Quick Facts

Many Christians all over the world annually observe Pentecost, also known as Whitsunday or Whit Sunday.

Whitsunday 2017

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Whitsunday 2018

Sunday, May 20, 2018

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Other holidays in June 2017 in Estonia

United Nation Holiday on June 4, 2017

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