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Holidays in South Africa in 2012

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DateWeekdayHoliday NameHoliday Type
Jan 1SundayNew Year's DayPublic Holiday
Jan 2MondayNew Year's Day observedPublic Holiday
Feb 5SundayProphet's BirthdayMuslim
Feb 19SundayMaha ShivaratriHindu Holiday
Mar 8ThursdayHoliHindu Holiday
Mar 20TuesdayMarch equinoxSeason
Mar 21WednesdayHuman Rights DayPublic Holiday
Apr 6FridayGood FridayPublic Holiday
Apr 7SaturdayHoly SaturdayObservance
Apr 8SundayEaster SundayObservance
Apr 9MondayFamily DayPublic Holiday
Apr 27FridayFreedom DayPublic Holiday
May 1TuesdayWorkers' DayPublic Holiday
May 13SundayMother's DayObservance
Jun 16SaturdayYouth DayPublic Holiday
Jun 17SundayIsra and Mi'rajMuslim
Jun 17SundayFather's DayObservance
Jun 20WednesdayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 18WednesdayNelson Mandela DayObservance
Aug 1WednesdayRaksha BandhanHindu Holiday
Aug 9ThursdayJanmashtamiHindu Holiday
Aug 9ThursdayNational Women's DayPublic Holiday
Aug 14TuesdayLaylat al-Qadr (Night of Destiny)Muslim
Aug 19SundayEid-al-FitrMuslim
Sep 19WednesdayGanesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday
Sep 22SaturdaySeptember equinoxSeason
Sep 24MondayHeritage DayPublic Holiday
Oct 16TuesdayNavaratriHindu Holiday
Oct 23TuesdayDussehraHindu Holiday
Oct 26FridayEid-al-AdhaMuslim
Nov 15ThursdayMuharram/Islamic New YearMuslim
Dec 16SundayDay of ReconciliationPublic Holiday
Dec 17MondayDay of Reconciliation observedPublic Holiday
Dec 21FridayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 24MondayChristmas EveObservance
Dec 25TuesdayChristmas DayPublic Holiday
Dec 26WednesdayDay of GoodwillPublic Holiday
Dec 31MondayNew Year's EveObservance

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