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Holidays and Observances in Bangladesh in 2021

Holidays and Observances in Bangladesh in 2021

Date NameType
Jan 1FridayNew Year's DayOptional Holiday
Jan 10SundayBangabandhu Homecoming DayObservance
Feb 14SundayValentine's DayObservance
Feb 16TuesdaySaraswati PujaOptional Holiday
Feb 17WednesdayAsh WednesdayOptional Holiday
Feb 21SundayLanguage Martyrs' DayGovernment Holiday
Feb 27SaturdayMaghi PurnimaOptional Holiday
Mar 2TuesdayNational Flag DayObservance
Mar 11ThursdayMaha ShivaratriOptional Holiday
Mar 11ThursdayShab-e-MerajOptional Holiday
Mar 17WednesdaySheikh Mujibur Rahman’s birthdayGovernment Holiday
Mar 20SaturdayMarch EquinoxSeason
Mar 26FridayIndependence DayGovernment Holiday
Mar 26FridayDoljatraOptional Holiday
Mar 29MondayHoliHindu Holiday
Mar 30TuesdayShab e-BaratGovernment Holiday
Apr 1ThursdayMaundy ThursdayOptional Holiday
Apr 2FridayGood FridayOptional Holiday
Apr 3SaturdayHoly SaturdayOptional Holiday
Apr 4SundayEaster DayOptional Holiday
Apr 5MondayEaster MondayOptional Holiday
Apr 9FridayArrival Day of Sri Sri Harichand TagoreOptional Holiday
Apr 13TuesdayChaitra SankrantiOptional Holiday
Apr 14WednesdayBengali New YearGovernment Holiday
May 1SaturdayMay DayGovernment Holiday
May 7FridayJumatul BidahGovernment Holiday
May 9SundayMothers' DayObservance
May 10MondayShab-e-qadrGovernment Holiday
May 14FridayEid ul-FitrGovernment Holiday
May 15SaturdayEid ul-Fitr HolidayGovernment Holiday
May 16SundayEid ul-Fitr HolidayGovernment Holiday
May 26WednesdayBuddha Purnima/VesakGovernment Holiday
Jun 20SundayFathers' DayObservance
Jun 21MondayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 1ThursdayJuly 1 Bank HolidayBank Holiday
Jul 1ThursdayPublic HolidayGeneral Holiday (COVID-19)
Jul 2FridayJuly 2 Bank HolidayBank Holiday
Jul 2FridayPublic HolidayGeneral Holiday (COVID-19)
Jul 3SaturdayJuly 3 Bank HolidayBank Holiday
Jul 3SaturdayPublic HolidayGeneral Holiday (COVID-19)
Jul 4SundayJuly 4 Bank HolidayBank Holiday
Jul 4SundayPublic HolidayGeneral Holiday (COVID-19)
Jul 5MondayPublic HolidayGeneral Holiday (COVID-19)
Jul 6TuesdayPublic HolidayGeneral Holiday (COVID-19)
Jul 7WednesdayPublic HolidayGeneral Holiday (COVID-19)
Jul 20TuesdayEid al-Adha HolidayGovernment Holiday
Jul 21WednesdayEid al-AdhaGovernment Holiday
Jul 22ThursdayEid al-Adha HolidayGovernment Holiday
Jul 23FridayEid al-Adha HolidayOptional Holiday
Jul 24SaturdayAshari PurnimaOptional Holiday
Aug 10TuesdayMuharramGovernment Holiday
Aug 15SundayNational Mourning DayGovernment Holiday
Aug 20FridayAshuraGovernment Holiday
Aug 22SundayRaksha BandhanHindu Holiday
Aug 30MondayJanmashtamiGovernment Holiday
Sep 10FridayGanesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday
Sep 20MondayMadhu PurnimaOptional Holiday
Sep 23ThursdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Oct 6WednesdayMahalayaOptional Holiday
Oct 7ThursdayFirst Day of NavaratriHindu Holiday
Oct 8FridayAkhari Chahar SombaOptional Holiday
Oct 14ThursdayMahanabamiOptional Holiday
Oct 15FridayDurga PujaGovernment Holiday
Oct 20WednesdayEid e-Milad-un NabiGovernment Holiday
Oct 20WednesdayLakshmi PujaOptional Holiday
Oct 20WednesdayPrabarana PurnimaOptional Holiday
Oct 31SundayHalloweenObservance
Nov 4ThursdaySri Shayama PujaOptional Holiday
Nov 17WednesdayFateha-i-YajdahamOptional Holiday
Dec 16ThursdayVictory DayGovernment Holiday
Dec 21TuesdayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 24FridayChristmas EveOptional Holiday
Dec 25SaturdayChristmas DayGovernment Holiday
Dec 26SundayBoxing DayOptional Holiday
Dec 31FridayNew Year's EveBank Holiday

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