LENTEN or kwaresma in Filipino is the season wherein Filipino individuals review Christ’s enthusiasm, his anguish, passing and restoration. The Philippines is known to be the main fundamentally Christian nation in the entire of Asia and its populace is comprised of a major number of faithful Catholics, which is the motivation behind why Lent Season or Holy Week customs are usually drilled in an exceptionally special manner.

It is alluded as Mahal na Araw or Semana Santa in the Philippines, it begins from Palm Sunday, trailed by Holy Monday, Holy Tuesday, Holy Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and finishes up on Black Saturday and the Easter Sunday.

In the Philippines, Maunday Thursday and Good Friday are considered as open occasions. Sacred Monday to Holy Wednesday are still a piece of the grave week yet those days are standard working days. Filipinos are known to have a ton of convictions on each occasion which additionally called pamahiin. There are additionally numerous sorts of customs in various territories in the Philippines, which was begun from days of yore and went from ages to ages. Indeed, even today, in the present day time, these conventions despite everything exist.

Filipinos are surely wealthy in culture and custom, which makes each occasion progressively fun and much anticipated. We may vary in methods for watching the lent and offering penance during the season, which makes a difference the most is the unadulterated expectation and genuineness of an individual. We ought to always remember that Lent is an ideal opportunity to think back and ponder the energy of Jesus Christ’s torment, passing, and revival for us.

Here is the proper Lenten seaon or Holy week 2020 schedule in Philippines

  • Holy Monday falls on April 6, 2020.
  • Holy Tuesday falls on April 7, 2020.
  • Holy Wednesday falls on April 8, 2020.
  • Holy Thursday falls on April 9, 2020.
  • Holy Friday falls on April 10, 2020.
  • Holy Saturday falls on April 11, 2020.
  • Palm Sunday falls on April 12, 2020.


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