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Chinese Lunar New Year's Day in Indonesia

Quick Facts

Chinese New Year is the first day of the New Year in the Chinese calendar, which predates the Gregorian calendar.

Local names

NameLanguage
Tahun Baru ImlekIndonesian
Chinese Lunar New Year's DayEnglish
Chinesisches NeujahrGerman

Alternative name

Spring Festival

Chinese Lunar New Year's Day 2014

Friday, January 31, 2014

Chinese Lunar New Year's Day 2015

Thursday, February 19, 2015
Note: During a public holiday, government offices and most businesses are closed so people have a day off work.
List of dates for other years

Chinese New Year is celebrated worldwide to mark the first day of the New Year in the Chinese calendar, which differs from the Gregorian calendar. It is also known as the Spring Festival or the Lunar New Year and celebrations can last for about 15 days.

The Chinese New Year for 2014 is on January 31 and marks the start of the Year of the Horse.

Picture of a typical long dragon float for the Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year is a festive occasion that calls for celebration in many places around the world.

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About Chinese Lunar New Year's Day

Read more about Chinese Lunar New Year's Day.

Chinese Lunar New Year's Day Observances

Note: During a public holiday, government offices and most businesses are closed so people have a day off work.
WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday typeWhere it is observed
SatJan 271990Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
FriFeb 151991Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
TueFeb 41992Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
SatJan 231993Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
ThuFeb 101994Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
TueJan 311995Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
MonFeb 191996Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
FriFeb 71997Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
WedJan 281998Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
TueFeb 161999Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
SatFeb 52000Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
WedJan 242001Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
TueFeb 122002Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
SatFeb 12003Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
ThuJan 222004Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
WedFeb 92005Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
MonJan 302006Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
MonFeb 192007Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
ThuFeb 72008Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
MonJan 262009Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
MonFeb 152010Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
ThuFeb 32011Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
MonJan 232012Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
MonFeb 112013Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
FriJan 312014Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
ThuFeb 192015Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 

Other holidays in January 2014 in Indonesia

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