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Holy Saturday 2008

Painting by Carl Bloch – Burial of Christ with Nicodemus left and Arimathea on the right.Painting by Carl Bloch – Burial of Christ with Nicodemus left and Arimathea on the right. Photo by: Carl Bloch

Holy Saturday for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on Saturday, March 22nd.

Holy Saturday is the seventh day of Holy Week and the last day of Lent for Christians. The day commemorates Jesus Christ laying in his tomb after his crucifixion on Good Friday.

More information on Holy Saturday. (Dates, Customs and History for Holy Saturday)

Holy Saturday
Name(s):Holy Saturday, Easter Eve, Black Saturday, Great Sabbath, Holy and Great Saturday
Type:Observance, Christian
When:Day before Easter and last day of Lent

How many days to Holy Saturday 2008?

Saturday, March 22nd is the 81 day of the 2008 calendar year with -10 years, -7 months, -26 days until the celebration/ observance of Holy Saturday 2008.

March 2008 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Mar 3Read Across America Day 2008Observance-3911
Mar 6Maha Shivaratri 2008Hindu-3908
Mar 7Employee Appreciation Day 2008Observance-3907
Mar 9Daylight Saving Time - begins 2008Daylight Saving-3905
Mar 16Palm Sunday 2008Christian-3898
Mar 17St. Patrick's Day 2008Observance-3897
Mar 20Purim 2008Jewish-3894
Mar 20Spring/Fall - March equinox 2008Season-3894
Mar 20Maundy Thursday 2008Christian-3894
Mar 21Good Friday 2008Observance-3893
Mar 22Holi 2008Hindu-3892
Mar 22Holy Saturday 2008Christian-3892
Mar 23Easter 2008Christian-3891
Mar 24Easter Monday 2008Christian-3890

Holy Saturday by Year

Related Holidays in 2008

Federal Holidays 2008