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All Souls' Day in Peru

All Souls’ Day is a day of alms giving and prayers for the dead. The intent is for the living to assist those in purgatory. Many western churches annually observe All Souls’ Day on November 2 and many eastern churches celebrate it prior to Lent and the day before Pentecost.

Many people visit family graves on All Souls' Day.
Many people visit family graves on All Souls' Day.
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About All Souls' Day

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All Souls' Day Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
TueNov 22010All Souls' DayObservance
WedNov 22011All Souls' DayObservance
FriNov 22012All Souls' DayObservance
SatNov 22013All Souls' DayObservance
SunNov 22014All Souls' DayObservance
MonNov 22015All Souls' DayObservance
WedNov 22016All Souls' DayObservance
ThuNov 22017All Souls' DayObservance
FriNov 22018All Souls' DayObservance
SatNov 22019All Souls' DayObservance
MonNov 22020All Souls' DayObservance

Quick Facts

All Souls’ Day falls on November 2 each year. It is a day of alms giving and prayers for the dead.

All Souls' Day 2017

Thursday, November 2, 2017

All Souls' Day 2018

Friday, November 2, 2018

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Other holidays in November 2017 in Peru

United Nation Holiday on November 2, 2017

Fun Holidays on November 2, 2017

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