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All Souls' Day in Philippines

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.

Is All Souls' Day a Public Holiday?

All Souls' Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

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

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2016WedNov 2All Souls' DayObservance
2017ThuNov 2All Souls' DayObservance
2018FriNov 2All Souls' DaySpecial Non-working Holiday
2019SatNov 2All Souls' DaySpecial Non-working Holiday
2020MonNov 2All Souls' DaySpecial Non-working Holiday
2021TueNov 2All Souls' DaySpecial Non-working Holiday
2022WedNov 2All Souls' DayObservance
2023ThuNov 2All Souls' DayObservance
2024SatNov 2All Souls' DayObservance
2025SunNov 2All Souls' DayObservance
2026MonNov 2All Souls' DayObservance

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