Saturday April 17, 2021

Holy Saturday 2016


Painting by Carl Bloch – Burial of Christ with Nicodemus left and Arimathea on the right.
March 2016
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Daylight Saving Start
Sunday March 13
-5 years, -1 months, -4 days
or -1861 days

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St Patricks Day
Thursday March 17
-5 years, -1 months
or -1857 days

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Palm Sunday
Sunday March 20
-5 years -28 days
or -1854 days

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Good Friday
Friday March 25
-5 years -23 days
or -1849 days

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Holy Saturday
Saturday March 26
-5 years -22 days
or -1848 days

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Easter
Sunday March 27
-5 years -21 days
or -1847 days

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Holy Saturday for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Saturday, March 26th.


Holy Saturday is the seventh day of Holy week (last day of Lent or the practice of Lent ), a Christian observance which falls after Good Friday each year and before Easter Sunday. The day commemorates Jesus Christ lying in his tomb after his crucifixion from the prior day. Holy Saturday is sometimes referred to as Easter Eve, Great Sabbath, Joyous Saturday or Black Saturday.

Days to Holy Saturday 2016

Saturday, March 26th is day number 86 of the 2016 calendar year with -5 years, -22 days until Holy Saturday 2016.


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

Dates for Holy Saturday

HolidayDateDays to Go
Holy Saturday 2020 Saturday, April 11, 2020 -371
Holy Saturday 2021 Saturday, April 03, 2021 -14
Holy Saturday 2022 Saturday, April 16, 2022 364
Holy Saturday 2023 Saturday, April 08, 2023 721
Holy Saturday 2024 Saturday, March 30, 2024 1078
Holy Saturday 2025 Saturday, April 19, 2025 1463


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