Orthodox Assumption -
Friday August 28, 2020
Banks only : Golema Bogorodica (Dormition of the Holy Mother of God).
Observed by the Orthodox community.
Summer holiday (end) -
Tuesday September 1, 2020
School holidays :
Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary -
Monday September 21, 2020
Culture : In the Greek Church the apodosis (solution) of the feast takes place 12 Sept., on account of the feast and the solemnity of the Exaltation of the Cross, 13 and 14 Sept. The Copts in Egypt and the Abyssinians celebrate Mary's Nativity on 1 May, and continue the feast under the name of Seed of Jacob 33 days (Anal. Juris Pont., xxi, 403); they also commemorate it on the first of every month (priv. letter from P. Baeteman, C.M., Alikiena). The Catholic Copts have adopted the Greek feast, but keep it 10 Sept. (Nilles, Kal. Man. , II, 696, 706).
International Day of the Bosnian -
Monday September 28, 2020
Daylight Saving Time -
Sunday October 25, 2020
Special Events : At 1:00 a.m. local times
Sunday November 8, 2020
cards/flowers : The Great Martyr Demetrius the Myrrh-gusher of Thessalonica was the son of a Roman proconsul in Thessalonica. Three centuries had elapsed and Roman paganism, spiritually shattered and defeated by the multitude of martyrs and confessors of the Savior, intensified its persecutions. The parents of St Demetrius were secretly Christians, and he was baptized and raised in the Christian Faith in a secret church in his father's home,
St Demetrius is regarded as a protector of the young, and is also invoked by those struggling with lustful temptations
Municipal election -
Sunday November 15, 2020
Special Events :
Day of Peace -
Saturday November 21, 2020
Secular holiday : To end the war between Bosnian Serbs and Bosnian Muslim & Catholics, the General Framework Agreement for Peace in Bosnia and Herzegovina was concluded in Dayton, Ohio on November 21 1995 and subsequently signed in Paris on December 14.