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Holidays and Observances in Afghanistan in 2019

Holidays and Observances in Afghanistan in 2019

Date NameType
Mar 21ThursdayMarch EquinoxSeason
Mar 21ThursdayNaw RozPublic Holiday
Apr 28SundayAfghan Victory DayPublic Holiday
Apr 29MondayLoya Jirga Gathering Holiday (Kabul Only)Public Holiday
Apr 30TuesdayLoya Jirga Gathering Holiday (Kabul Only)Public Holiday
May 1WednesdayLoya Jirga Gathering Holiday (Kabul Only)Public Holiday
May 2ThursdayLoya Jirga Gathering Holiday (Kabul Only)Public Holiday
May 3FridayLoya Jirga Gathering Holiday (Kabul Only)Public Holiday
May 6MondayRamadan startsPublic Holiday
Jun 4TuesdayEid al-FitrPublic Holiday
Jun 5WednesdayEid al-Fitr HolidayPublic Holiday
Jun 6ThursdayEid al-Fitr HolidayPublic Holiday
Jun 21FridayJune SolsticeSeason
Aug 10SaturdayDay of ArafatPublic Holiday
Aug 11SundayEid al-QurbanPublic Holiday
Aug 12MondayEid al-Qurban HolidayPublic Holiday
Aug 13TuesdayEid al-Qurban HolidayPublic Holiday
Aug 19MondayIndependence Day (National Day)Public Holiday
Sep 9MondayMartyrs and Ahmad Shah Masoud DayPublic Holiday
Sep 10TuesdayAshuraPublic Holiday
Sep 23MondaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Sep 28SaturdayPresidential ElectionsPublic Holiday
Nov 10SundayThe Prophet's BirthdayPublic Holiday
Dec 22SundayDecember SolsticeSeason

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