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Holidays and Observances in Iran in 2022

Holidays and Observances in Iran in 2022

Date NameType
Jan 6ThursdayMartyrdom of FatimaNational holiday
Feb 11FridayRevolution DayNational holiday
Feb 15TuesdayBirthday of Imam AliNational holiday
Mar 1TuesdayProphet's AscensionNational holiday
Mar 18FridayImam Mahdi's birthdayNational holiday
Mar 20SundayOil Nationalization DayNational holiday
Mar 20SundayMarch EquinoxSeason
Mar 21MondayNorooz (Persian New Year)National holiday
Mar 22TuesdayNorooz HolidayNational holiday
Mar 23WednesdayNorooz HolidayNational holiday
Mar 24ThursdayNorooz HolidayNational holiday
Apr 1FridayIslamic Republic DayNational holiday
Apr 2SaturdayNature DayNational holiday
Apr 23SaturdayMartyrdom of Imam Ali (Tentative Date)National holiday
May 3TuesdayEid-e-Fetr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
May 4WednesdayEid-e-Fetr (Additional Holiday)National holiday
May 27FridayMartyrdom of Imam SadeqNational holiday
Jun 4SaturdayDemise of Imam KhomeiniNational holiday
Jun 5SundayKhordad National UprisingNational holiday
Jun 21TuesdayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 10SundayEid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice) (Tentative Date)National holiday
Jul 18MondayEid-e-Ghadir (Tentative Date)National holiday
Aug 7SundayTassoua (Tentative Date)National holiday
Aug 8MondayAshura (Tentative Date)National holiday
Sep 17SaturdayArbaeen (Tentative Date)National holiday
Sep 23FridaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Sep 25SundayDemise of Prophet Muhammad and Martyrdom of Imam Hassan (Tentative Date)National holiday
Oct 4TuesdayMartyrdom of Imam Hasan al-AskariNational holiday
Oct 13ThursdayBirthday of Prophet Muhammad and Imam Sadeq (Tentative Date)National holiday
Dec 22ThursdayDecember SolsticeSeason

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