The solar eclipse has inspired many mythical stories and influenced human behavior. Even today, eclipses of the Sun are considered bad omens in many cultures. more
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.
Is Whit Sunday/Pentecost a Public Holiday?
Whit Sunday/Pentecost is not a public holiday. It falls on Sunday, June 9, 2019 and most businesses follow regular Sunday opening hours in Spain.
About Whit Sunday/PentecostRead more about Whit Sunday/Pentecost.
Whit Sunday/Pentecost Observances
|2010||Sun||May 23||Whit Sunday/Pentecost||Observance|
|2011||Sun||Jun 12||Whit Sunday/Pentecost||Observance|
|2012||Sun||May 27||Whit Sunday/Pentecost||Observance|
|2013||Sun||May 19||Whit Sunday/Pentecost||Observance|
|2014||Sun||Jun 8||Whit Sunday/Pentecost||Observance|
|2015||Sun||May 24||Whit Sunday/Pentecost||Observance|
|2016||Sun||May 15||Whit Sunday/Pentecost||Observance|
|2017||Sun||Jun 4||Whit Sunday/Pentecost||Observance|
|2018||Sun||May 20||Whit Sunday/Pentecost||Observance|
|2019||Sun||Jun 9||Whit Sunday/Pentecost||Observance|
|2020||Sun||May 31||Whit Sunday/Pentecost||Observance|
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