Christians across the country celebrated Palm Sunday today marking the beginning of Holy Week.
The faithful Christians across the country celebrated the day with carrying palm leaves in commemoration of Christ’s Jerusalem arrival to mark the prophecy which was fulfilled by him.
Jesus rode on a donkey to the holy Jerusalem temple and people greeted him with ‘Messiah’ in joyous celebration waving palm fronds.People remember his royal Jerusalem entry by Palm Sunday event.
Palm Sunday marks the start of Holy Week and the last week of the 40 days of Lent.Palm Sunday and the period preceding Easter is the most sacred time of the year for Christians.
The Holy Week will come to and end on Easter Sunday that falls after Maundy Thursday and Good Friday.