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Whit Monday in Spain

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?

This is an autonomous community public holiday. Schools, businesses, and government offices in the autonomous communities observing this holiday will be closed.

The dove symbolizes the Holy Spirit.

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About Whit Monday

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Whit Monday Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday TypeArea
2017MonJun 5Whit MondayProvincial HolidayBarcelona, Girona
2018MonMay 21Whit MondayProvincial HolidayBarcelona, Girona
2019MonJun 10Whit MondayProvincial HolidayBarcelona, Girona
2020MonJun 1Whit MondayProvincial HolidayBarcelona, Girona
2021MonMay 24Whit MondayProvincial HolidayBarcelona, Girona
2022MonJun 6Whit MondayAutonomous Community HolidayCatalonia

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