Primeras vacaciones de mitad de trimestre (finalización) -
Martes 2 Abril, 2019
vacaciones escolares :
Viernes Santo -
Viernes 19 Abril, 2019
Católica o Protestante : The First Council of Nicaea (a gathering of bishops in the early days of Christianity) wanted to find a day to commemorate the crucifixion and resurrection of Christ. This commemoration had to be linked to Jewish holiday traditions, since the last supper of Christ was believed to be a Jewish Passover meal. But the Jewish calendar is based on lunar and solar cycles, so the Easter celebration had to follow the same calendar.
Domingo 21 Abril, 2019
Católica o Protestante : Not a paid holiday
Día de la Familia -
Lunes 22 Abril, 2019
Feriado seculare : It was typical in South Africa to take a day off of work after Easter. This day, which is also known as Easter Monday, was renamed as Family Day in 1995. This extra day off for the holiday was meant to give families more quality family time together and to allow them to go on vacations with friends and family.
Día de la Libertad -
Sabado 27 Abril, 2019
Feriado seculare : Las primeras elecciones libres se celebraron en 1994. Los sudafricanos de todas las razas se permitió a determinar el futuro de su democracia. Nelson Mandela fue elegido como Presidente. 2019 date not confirmed