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Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power) in Brunei

Laylat al-Qadr, also known as Shab-e-Qadr, Night of Decree, Night of Measures, is and Islamic observance that marks the anniversary of the night Mohammad received the first verses of the Koran (Qu'ran).

Is Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power) a Public Holiday?

Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power) is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Laylat Al Qadr

Many Muslims devote their time to reading the Koran during this period.

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About Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power)

Read more about Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power).

Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power) Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015MonJul 13Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power)Public Holiday
2016SatJul 2Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power)Public Holiday
2017WedJun 21Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power)Public Holiday
2018SunJun 10Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power)Public Holiday
2019WedMay 22Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power)Public Holiday
2020TueMay 19Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power)Public Holiday
2021SatMay 8Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power)Public Holiday
2022ThuApr 28Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power)Public Holiday
2023MonApr 17Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power)Public Holiday
2024FriApr 5Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power)Public Holiday
2025WedMar 26Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power)Public Holiday

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