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Holidays and Observances in Afghanistan in 2016

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Holidays and Observances in Afghanistan in 2016

Date NameType
Mar 20SundayMarch EquinoxSeason
Apr 28ThursdayAfghan Victory DayPublic Holiday
Jun 7TuesdayRamadan startsPublic Holiday
Jun 21TuesdayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 5TuesdayEid al-FitrPublic Holiday
Aug 19FridayIndependence Day (National Day)Public Holiday
Sep 9FridayMartyrs and Ahmad Shah Masoud DayPublic Holiday
Sep 12MondayDay of ArafatPublic Holiday
Sep 13TuesdayEid al-QurbanPublic Holiday
Sep 14WednesdayEid al-Qurban Day TwoPublic Holiday
Sep 15ThursdayEid al-Qurban Day ThreePublic Holiday
Sep 22ThursdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Oct 12WednesdayAshuraPublic Holiday
Nov 20SundayArba'eenObservance
Dec 12MondayThe Prophet's BirthdayPublic Holiday
Dec 21WednesdayDecember SolsticeSeason

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