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Armenian Christmas Day in Armenia

Many Orthodox Christians annually celebrate Christmas Day on or near January 7 to remember Jesus Christ’s birth, described in the Christian Bible. This date works to the Julian calendar that pre-dates the Gregorian calendar, which is commonly observed.

Is Armenian Christmas Day a Public Holiday?

Armenian Christmas Day is on Sunday, January 6, 2019 and most businesses follow regular Sunday opening hours in Armenia.

Some Orthodox Christians visit a church to pray or reflect on inner thoughts in the lead up to the Orthodox Christmas Day.
Some Orthodox Christians visit a church to pray or reflect on inner thoughts in the lead up to the Orthodox Christmas Day.
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About Armenian Christmas Day

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Armenian Christmas Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2010WedJan 6Armenian Christmas DayNational holiday
2011ThuJan 6Armenian Christmas DayNational holiday
2012FriJan 6Armenian Christmas DayNational holiday
2013SunJan 6Armenian Christmas DayNational holiday
2014MonJan 6Armenian Christmas DayNational holiday
2015TueJan 6Armenian Christmas DayNational holiday
2016WedJan 6Armenian Christmas DayNational holiday
2017FriJan 6Armenian Christmas DayNational holiday
2018SatJan 6Armenian Christmas DayNational holiday
2019SunJan 6Armenian Christmas DayNational holiday
2020MonJan 6Armenian Christmas DayNational holiday

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