Upcoming Holidays in Norway
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Mon : New Year's Day
- New Years Day is a public holiday in all countries that observe the Gregorian calendar, with the exception of Israel
Thu : Maundy Thursday
- Commemorates the last supper and established the ceremony known as the Eucharist
Fri : Good Friday
- Good Friday occurs on the Friday before Easter. The day commemorates the Crucifixion of Jesus.
Mon : Easter Monday
- Easter is probably the most important holiday of the Christian year, celebrating the Resurrection of Jesus
Tue : Labour Day
- This holiday is most commonly associated as a commemoration of the achievements of the labor movement
Thu : Ascension Day
- Commemorates the ascension of Jesus into heaven forty two days after his crucifixion
Thu : Constitution Day
- Norway adopted its constitution in 1814 and it is this event that is celebrated on the 17th of May
Mon : Whit Monday
- Commemorates the coming of the Holy Spirit in the form of flames to the Apostles.
Tue : Christmas Day
- The day celebrates the Nativity of Jesus, the date which according to tradition took place on 25th December 1 BC
Wed : St. Stephen's Day
- The second day of Christmas is known as Boxing Day or St. Stephens Day. St Stephen was the first Christian martyr.