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Orthodox Easter Monday in Jordan

Many Orthodox churches around the world observe Easter Monday, which is the day after the Orthodox Easter Sunday.

Is Orthodox Easter Monday a Public Holiday?

Orthodox Easter Monday is an optional holiday. Employment and holiday laws in Jordan allow employees to choose a limited number of holidays from a list of optional holidays. Some employees may choose to take the day off on this day, however, most offices and businesses remain open.

Painted eggs are an important tradition during the Easter period.

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About Orthodox Easter Monday

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Orthodox Easter Monday Observances

Note: A limited number of optional holidays are granted to workers. They are denominational and should not result in any work dislocation.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2016MonMay 2Orthodox Easter MondayOptional Holiday
2017MonApr 17Orthodox Easter MondayOptional Holiday
2018MonApr 9Orthodox Easter MondayOptional Holiday
2019MonApr 29Orthodox Easter MondayOptional Holiday
2020MonApr 20Orthodox Easter MondayOptional Holiday
2021MonMay 3Orthodox Easter MondayOptional Holiday
2022MonApr 25Orthodox Easter MondayOptional Holiday
2023MonApr 17Orthodox Easter MondayOptional Holiday
2024MonMay 6Orthodox Easter MondayOptional Holiday
2025MonApr 21Orthodox Easter MondayOptional Holiday
2026MonApr 13Orthodox Easter MondayOptional Holiday

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