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Holidays and Observances in Sri Lanka in 2021

Holidays and Observances in Sri Lanka in 2021

Date NameType
Jan 14ThursdayTamil Thai Pongal DayPublic Holiday
Jan 28ThursdayDuruthu Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Feb 4ThursdayNational DayPublic Holiday
Feb 14SundayValentine's DayObservance
Feb 26FridayNavam Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Mar 11ThursdayMahasivarathri DayPublic Holiday
Mar 20SaturdayMarch EquinoxSeason
Mar 28SundayMadin Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Mar 29MondayHoliHindu Holiday
Apr 2FridayGood FridayPublic Holiday
Apr 4SundayEaster SundayObservance
Apr 13TuesdaySinhala and Tamil New Year's EvePublic Holiday
Apr 14WednesdaySinhala and Tamil New Year's DayPublic Holiday
Apr 26MondayBak Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
May 1SaturdayMay DayPublic Holiday
May 9SundayMother's DayObservance
May 13ThursdayEid al-FitrPublic Holiday
May 26WednesdayVesak Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
May 27ThursdayDay after Vesak Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Jun 20SundayFather's DayObservance
Jun 21MondayJune SolsticeSeason
Jun 24ThursdayPoson Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Jul 20TuesdayEid al-AdhaPublic Holiday
Jul 23FridayEsala Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Aug 22SundayRaksha BandhanHindu Holiday
Aug 22SundayNikini Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Aug 30MondayJanmashtamiHindu Holiday
Sep 10FridayGanesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday
Sep 20MondayBinara Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Sep 23ThursdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Oct 15FridayDussehraHindu Holiday
Oct 19TuesdayMilad-Un-Nabi (Holy Prophet's Birthday)Public Holiday
Oct 20WednesdayVap Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Nov 4ThursdayDeepavaliPublic Holiday
Nov 18ThursdayIl Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Dec 18SaturdayUnduvap Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Dec 21TuesdayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 24FridayChristmas EveObservance
Dec 25SaturdayChristmas DayPublic Holiday

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