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Afghanistan Public Holidays 2019

See also: 2019 public holidays in Asia, China, Iran, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and worldwide.

The table below contains the complete list of Afghanistan public holidays for 2019, also accessible via our free Android and iPhone/iPad mobile apps. The full qppstudio worldwide public holidays database for 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, and beyond, is available immediately, with a professional license.

Date Weekday Public Holiday Observance
Wednesday Public Holiday (Funeral of former president Sibghatullah Mujaddedi)
Friday Liberation Day
Thursday Nauruz (Afghan New Year)
Friday Nauruz Holiday
Sunday Victory Day
Monday Public Holiday (Loya Jirga) (Kabul) municipal
Tuesday Public Holiday (Loya Jirga) (Kabul) municipal
Wednesday International Workers' Day
Thursday Public Holiday (Loya Jirga) (Kabul) municipal
Friday Public Holiday (Loya Jirga) (Kabul) municipal
Monday Start of Ramadan (Awal Ramadan)
Tuesday Eid al Fitr (End of Ramadan)
Wednesday Eid al Fitr Holiday
Thursday Eid al Fitr Holiday
Saturday Arafat Day
Sunday Eid al Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
Monday Eid al Adha Holiday
Tuesday Eid al Adha Holiday
Monday 100th Independence Day (Jeshen)
Monday Ashura
Saturday The Prophet's Birthday (Mawleed al-Nabi)

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Recent Afghanistan Public Holidays News and Updates


Below is a list of recent news and updates related to Afghanistan public holidays, national holidays, government holidays and bank holidays (note that this newsfeed is delayed by 30 days).

Global Holidays Observed in Afghanistan (beta)


Below is the list of global holidays observed as non-working public holidays in Afghanistan, with the dates of these global holidays for the next 10 years (2019-2029).

Afghanistan Background Information and Links