Maundy Thursday for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, March 24th.
Maundy Thursday is the fifth day of Holy Week and the day before Good Friday. For Christians the day commemorates the last supper where Jesus Christ consecrated bread and wine initiating Holy Communion or the sacrament "Eucharist".
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|Name(s):||Maundy Thursday, Covenant Thursday, Holy Thursday, Thursday of Mysteries, Sheer Thursday|
|When:||Fifth day of Holy week day before Good Friday|
How many days to Maundy Thursday 2016?
Thursday, March 24th is the 83 day of the 2016 calendar year with -2 years, -6 months, -28 days until the celebration/ observance of Maundy Thursday 2016.
March 2016 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|May 1 - Tues||Orthodox Easter 2016||Orthodox||-903|
|Mar 2 - Wed||Read Across America Day 2016||Observance||-963|
|Mar 4 - Fri||Employee Appreciation Day 2016||Observance||-961|
|Mar 7||Maha Shivaratri 2016||Hindu||-958|
|Mar 13 - Sun||Daylight Saving Time - begins 2016||Daylight Saving||-952|
|May 16 - Wed||Whit Monday 2016||Christian||-888|
|Mar 17 - Thurs||St. Patrick's Day 2016||Observance||-948|
|Mar 20 - Sun||Palm Sunday 2016||Christian||-945|
|Mar 20 - Sun||Spring/Fall - March equinox 2016||Season||-945|
|Mar 23 - Wed||Purim 2016||Jewish||-942|
|Mar 24 - Thurs||Holi 2016||Hindu||-941|
|Mar 24||Maundy Thursday 2016||Christian||-941|
|Mar 25 - Fri||Good Friday 2016||Christian||-940|
|Mar 26 - Sat||Holy Saturday 2016||Christian||-939|
|Mar 27 - Sun||Easter 2016||Christian||-938|
|Mar 28 - Mon||Easter Monday 2016||Christian||-937|