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

Is Whit Monday a Public Holiday?

Whit Monday is not a public holiday. Businesses have normal opening hours.

White dove in the air
The dove symbolizes the Holy Spirit.
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About Whit Monday

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Whit Monday Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015MonMay 25Whit MondayOptional Holiday
2016MonMay 16Whit MondayOptional Holiday
2017MonJun 5Whit MondayOptional Holiday
2018MonMay 21Whit MondayOptional Holiday
2019MonJun 10Whit MondayOptional Holiday
2020MonJun 1Whit MondayOptional Holiday

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