Sunday October 21, 2018

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. Photo by: Congratulations on Orthodox Easter

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.

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 2021?

Sunday, May 2nd is the 121 day of the 2021 calendar year with 2 years, 6 months, 11 days until the celebration/ observance of Orthodox Easter 2021.

May 2021 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - SatMay Day 2021Observance922
May 2 - SunOrthodox Easter 2021Orthodox923
May 5 - WedCinco de Mayo 2021Observance926
May 6 - ThursNational Nurses Day 2021Observance927
May 6 - ThursNational Day of Prayer 2021Observance927
May 9 - SunLaylat al Qadr 2021Muslim930
May 9 - SunMothers' Day 2021Observance930
May 13- ThursEid al-Fitr 2021Muslim934
May 13 - ThursAscension Day 2021Christian934
May 15 - SatPeace Officers Memorial Day 2021Observance936
May 15 - SatArmed Forces Day 2021Observance936
May 17 - MonShavuot 2021Jewish938
May 22 - SatNational Maritime Day 2021Observance943
May 23 - SunPentecost 2021Christian944
May 24 - MonWhit Monday 2021Christian945
May 31 - MonMemorial Day 2021Federal Holiday952

Orthodox Easter by Year

Related Holidays in 2021

Federal Holidays 2021