Public Holidays in Afghanistan




Liberation Day

15 February

15 February


20-21 March*

21-22 March*

Victory Day

28 April

28 April

Labour Day

1 May

1 May

Awal Ramadan (Start of Ramadan)

24 April*

12 April*

Eid al-Fitr

24-26 May*

12-15 May*
Eid al-Adha

31 July- 2 August*

18-19 July*

Independence Day

19 August*

19 August*


29 August*

18 August*

The Prophet's Birthday

29 October*

19 October*

*Islamic holidays are subject to change based on sightings of the moon.

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