The Good Friday is a Christian festival which is primarily observed as the death day of Jesus Christ at Calvary. It’s celebrated on the Friday before Easter Sunday. This festival is also known as Holy Friday, Great Friday or the Easter Friday.
Good Friday in Hyderabad
Hyderabad having a mix of most of the religions people the Christians occupies the third place among the population. Good Friday is declared as a national holiday in India but you would find just a holiday for others and city doesn’t witness any happening of Good Friday until you are passing through a church. There is no fix date on when the Good Friday comes because its dependent on date of Easter and so it changes from year to year.
Prayers are held in churches all around the world remembering the sacrifices of Jesus Christ. The famous churches in Hyderabad like Holy Trinity Church, All Saints Church, Wesley Church, St Mary’s Cathedral are all filled on the Good Friday. Most of the Christians observed the fast on this day and they do prayer and meditation on the pain and suffering of Jesus Christ.