Greek Orthodox Calendar with Name Days

This page provides a list of the Greek Public Holidays and complete guide to the Greek Name Days including the applicable Saint information.

Greek Public Holidays for 2011

1 Jan       New Year's Day.
6 Jan       Epiphany Day (Blessing of the Waters)

7 Mar      Clean Monday

25 Mar    Independence Day
22 Apr     Orthodox Good Friday
24 Apr     Easter Sunday

25 Apr     Easter Monday 
1 May      Labour Day
15 Aug    Assumption of the Virgin Mary

14 Sep     Finding of the True Cross

27 Oct     National Flag Day

28 Oct     Ochi Day

8 Nov       Cretan National Day

25 Dec    Christmas Day

26 Dec    St Stephen's Day


Greek Name Days for 2011  

We have also retained the 2005 version of the Greek Calendar as there has been no adequate replacement. Is is simple to read and most pictorial. The front page of the calendar is illustrated below and you can click on the relevant month for more details. 

Greek Name Days for 2005 calendar

January February March April May June July August September October November December 

Name Days

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