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Orthodox Easter 2012

Orthodox Easter service in Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Moscow, Russia.Orthodox Easter service in Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Moscow, Russia. Photo by: Congratulations on Orthodox Easter

Orthodox Easter for the year 2012 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, April 15th. The Orthodox Church uses the Julian calendar to determine their holy days. Easter for the Orthodox church will always fall sometime between April 4th and May 8th each year.

Orthodox Easter is observed two days after Orthodox Good Friday each year. For Orthodox Christians the day commemorates the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.

More information on Orthodox Easter. (Dates, Customs and History for Orthodox Easter)

Orthodox Easter
Name(s):Orthodox Easter, Pascha
Type:Observance, Orthodox Christian
When:First Sunday after first full moon in Spring after Passover

How many days to Orthodox Easter 2012?

Sunday, April 15th is the 105 day of the 2012 calendar year with -6 years, -7 months, -3 days until the celebration/ observance of Orthodox Easter 2012.

April 2012 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Apr 1Palm Sunday 2012Christian-2422
Apr 1April Fools' Day 2012Observance-2422
Apr 5Maundy Thursday 2012Christian-2418
Apr 6Good Friday 2012Christian-2417
Apr 7Passover - Starts 2012Jewish-2416
Apr 7Holy Saturday 2012Christian-2416
Apr 8Easter 2012Christian-2415
Apr 9Easter Monday 2012Christian-2414
Apr 12Rama Navami 2012Hindu-2411
Apr 13Orthodox Good Friday 2012Orthodox-2410
Apr 13Thomas Jefferson Birthday 2012Observance-2410
Apr 14Passover - Final Day 2012Jewish-2409
Apr 15Tax Day 2012Observance-2408
Apr 15Orthodox Easter 2012Orthodox-2408
Apr 17National Library Workers Day 2012Observance-2406
Apr 18Yom Hashoah 2012Jewish-2405
Apr 22Earth Day 2012Observance-2401
Apr 25Administrative Professionals Day 2012Observance-2398
Apr 26Take our Daughters and Sons to Work Day 2012Observance-2397
Apr 27Arbor Day 2012Observance-2396

Orthodox Easter by Year

Related Holidays in 2012

Federal Holidays 2012