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Iran Public Holidays 2021

See also: 2021 public holidays in Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iraq, Middle East, OPEC, Pakistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan and worldwide.

This page contains the list of Iran 2021 official 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 2021, 2022, 2023, 2024, and beyond, is available immediately, with a professional license.

The list of Iran official public holidays in 2021 is:


Date Weekday Public Holiday
Sunday Martyrdom of Hazrat Fatemeh
Wednesday Anniversary of the Islamic Revolution
Thursday Imam Ali's Birthday
Thursday The Prophet's Ascension (Mabaath)
Friday Oil Nationalization Day
Sunday Norooz (Persian New Year)
Monday Norooz Holiday
Tuesday Norooz Holiday
Wednesday Norooz Holiday
Monday Imam Mahdi's Birthday
Thursday Islamic Republic Day
Friday Sizdehbedar (Nature Day)
Tuesday Martyrdom of Imam Ali
Thursday Eid-e-Fitr (End of Ramadan)
Friday The day after Eid-e-Fitr
Friday Demise of Imam Khomeini
Saturday 15th Khordad National Uprising (1963)
Sunday Martyrdom of Imam Jafar Sadeq
July Tuesday Eid-e-Qorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
July Wednesday Eid-e-Ghadir
Aug Wednesday Tasoua Hosseini
Aug Thursday Ashura Hosseini (Martyrdom of Imam Hussein)
Sep Monday Arbaeen of Hosseini (40th day after Ashura)
Oct Tuesday Death of Prophet Mohammad / Martyrdom of Imam Hasan
Oct Thursday Martyrdom of Imam Reza
Oct Friday Martyrdom of Imam Hassan Asgari
Oct Sunday Birth of Prophet Mohammad and of Imam Jafar Sadeq

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Recent Iran Public Holidays News and Updates


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

Global Holidays Observed in Iran


Below is the list of global holidays observed as non-working public holidays in Iran, with the dates of these global holidays for the next 10 years (2020-2030).

Iran Background Information and Links