Sunday November 19, 2017

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Orthodox Easter Day

Orthodox Easter Day in Ukraine is different from the western church and follows the Orthodox Christian Church's calendar.

Celebration\ Observance

People will attend special Easter services and people will get together with family and friends to eat lamb, walnut pound cake and painted eggs that were prepared earlier. This is a national holiday with government and business offices closed.

History

The eastern Christian Church bases many of its holidays off the Julian calendar which puts Easter in the eastern church different from the western church using the Gregorian calendar.

Yearly Calendars

Provides calendars for the calendar year for Ukraine.


Holiday Dates for the Year

Provides the dates for holidays for the calendar year for Ukraine.


Holiday Countdown for the Year

For a count of the number of days for upcoming and past holiday dates for the calendar year for Ukraine.


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