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Holidays and Observances in Sri Lanka in 2024

Holidays and Observances in Sri Lanka in 2024

Date NameType
Jan 15MondayTamil Thai Pongal DayPublic Holiday
Jan 25ThursdayDuruthu Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Feb 4SundayNational DayPublic Holiday
Feb 14WednesdayValentine's DayObservance
Feb 23FridayNavam Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Mar 8FridayMahasivarathri DayPublic Holiday
Mar 12TuesdayRamadan StartObservance
Mar 20WednesdayMarch EquinoxSeason
Mar 24SundayMadin Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Mar 25MondayHoliHindu Holiday
Mar 29FridayGood FridayPublic Holiday
Mar 31SundayEaster SundayObservance
Apr 10WednesdayEid al-FitrPublic Holiday
Apr 12FridaySinhala and Tamil New Year's EvePublic Holiday
Apr 13SaturdaySinhala and Tamil New Year's DayPublic Holiday
Apr 23TuesdayBak Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
May 1WednesdayMay DayPublic Holiday
May 12SundayMother's DayObservance
May 23ThursdayVesak Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
May 24FridayDay after Vesak Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Jun 16SundayFather's DayObservance
Jun 17MondayEid al-Adha (Tentative Date)Public Holiday
Jun 21FridayPoson Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Jun 21FridayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 20SaturdayEsala Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Aug 19MondayRaksha BandhanHindu Holiday
Aug 19MondayNikini Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Sep 7SaturdayGanesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday
Sep 16MondayMilad-Un-Nabi (Holy Prophet's Birthday) (Tentative Date)Public Holiday
Sep 17TuesdayBinara Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Sep 22SundaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Oct 13SundayDussehraHindu Holiday
Oct 17ThursdayVap Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Oct 31ThursdayDeepavaliPublic Holiday
Nov 15FridayIl Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Dec 14SaturdayUnduvap Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Dec 21SaturdayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 24TuesdayChristmas EveObservance
Dec 25WednesdayChristmas DayPublic Holiday

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