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Afghanistan Holiday Calendar 2016 is presented here along with dates for all the festivals and holidays celebrated in Afghanistan. Know more on Public and Bank Holidays in Afghanistan 2016.
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Public Holidays in Afghanistan 2016

Afghanistan Holiday Calendar 2016 - Holidays and festivals are a part of our culture, tradition and nationality. Each country has its own culture and tradition which are largely reflected in the festivals celebrated in a year. Some of this festivals and holidays are also celebrated to mark the birthday of religious saint or guru. The dates for these festivals keep on changing in a calendar year. Some of the religious observance is based on the sighting of the Moon. Here we have provided below dates for holidays and festivals celebrated in Afghanistan.

Afghanistan Holiday Calendar 2016

February 2016 15 Monday Liberation Day
March 2016 20 Sunday Navruz (Persian New Year)
April 2016 27 Wednesday Revolution Day; Loss of the Muslim Nation
May 2016 01 Sunday Labour Day
July 2016 06 Wednesday Eid al Fitr (End of Ramadan)
07 Thursday Eid al Fitr Holiday
08 Friday Eid al Fitr Holiday
August 2016 18 Thursday National Day
September 2016 10 Saturday Arafat Day
11 Sunday Eid al Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)
12 Monday Eid al Adha Holiday
13 Tuesday Eid al Adha Holiday
    Tuesday Ashura (Martyrdom of Imam Hussein)
December 2016 11 Sunday The Prophet's Birthday

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