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Afghanistan Public Holidays 2020

See also: 2020 public holidays in Asia, China, Iran, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and worldwide.

This page contains the list of Afghanistan 2020 public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays, non-working national holidays, and sectorial holidays. The public holidays listing on this page is 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.

The list of Afghanistan public holidays in 2020 is:


Date Weekday Public Holiday
Saturday Liberation Day
Friday Nauruz (Afghan New Year)
Saturday Nauruz Holiday
Friday Start of Ramadan (Awal Ramadan)
Monday Victory Day
Friday International Workers' Day
Sunday Eid al Fitr (End of Ramadan)
Monday Eid al Fitr Holiday
Tuesday Eid al Fitr Holiday
Thursday Arafat Day
Friday Eid al Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
Aug Saturday Eid al Adha Holiday
Aug Sunday Eid al Adha Holiday
Aug Tuesday Independence Day (Jeshen)
Aug Saturday Ashura
Oct Thursday 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