Easter for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, March 23rd.
Easter falls on Sunday after the full moon following March 21 for Western Christians so it will fall between March 22nd and April 25th each year. The day celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
More information on Easter. (Dates, Customs and History for Easter)
|Name(s):||Easter, Pascha, Resurrection Sunday|
|When:||First Sunday after a full moon after March 21st|
How many days to Easter 2008?
Sunday, March 23rd is the 82 day of the 2008 calendar year with -10 years, -7 months, -26 days until the celebration/ observance of Easter 2008.
March 2008 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Mar 3||Read Across America Day 2008||Observance||-3912|
|Mar 6||Maha Shivaratri 2008||Hindu||-3909|
|Mar 7||Employee Appreciation Day 2008||Observance||-3908|
|Mar 9||Daylight Saving Time - begins 2008||Daylight Saving||-3906|
|Mar 16||Palm Sunday 2008||Christian||-3899|
|Mar 17||St. Patrick's Day 2008||Observance||-3898|
|Mar 20||Purim 2008||Jewish||-3895|
|Mar 20||Spring/Fall - March equinox 2008||Season||-3895|
|Mar 20||Maundy Thursday 2008||Christian||-3895|
|Mar 21||Good Friday 2008||Observance||-3894|
|Mar 22||Holi 2008||Hindu||-3893|
|Mar 22||Holy Saturday 2008||Christian||-3893|
|Mar 23||Easter 2008||Christian||-3892|
|Mar 24||Easter Monday 2008||Christian||-3891|