Monday March 18, 2019

Orthodox Easter 2021

Orthodox Easter service in Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Moscow, Russia.Orthodox Easter service in Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Moscow, Russia.

Orthodox Easter for the year 2021 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, May 2. 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.

Sunday, May 2nd is the 121 day of the 2021 calendar year with 2 years, 1 month, 14 days until Orthodox Easter 2021.

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

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

May 2021 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - SatMay Day 2021Observance775
May 2 - SunOrthodox Easter 2021Orthodox776
May 5 - WedCinco de Mayo 2021Observance779
May 6 - ThursNational Nurses Day 2021Observance780
May 6 - ThursNational Day of Prayer 2021Observance780
May 9 - SunLaylat al Qadr 2021Muslim783
May 9 - SunMothers' Day 2021Observance783
May 13- ThursEid al-Fitr 2021Muslim787
May 13 - ThursAscension Day 2021Christian787
May 15 - SatPeace Officers Memorial Day 2021Observance789
May 15 - SatArmed Forces Day 2021Observance789
May 17 - MonShavuot 2021Jewish791
May 22 - SatNational Maritime Day 2021Observance796
May 23 - SunPentecost 2021Christian797
May 24 - MonWhit Monday 2021Christian798
May 31 - MonMemorial Day 2021Federal Holiday805

Orthodox Easter by Year