Every festival or auspicious day has a story behind it. There are reasons for giving a name to a particular festival or day. Here’s the story of ‘Good Friday’.
In many languages such as German, French, and Spanish, Good Friday is referred to as a ‘sacred’ or a ‘sorrowful’ day but in languages like English, the name ‘Good Friday’ has been given because this auspicious day is associated with kindness and goodness. While some people keep on arguing that the name of this day is derived from the older name – God’s Friday whereas some argue that Good Friday is a holy even. Continue reading