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Afghanistan Public Holidays 2023

See also: 2023 public holidays in Asia, China, Iran, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and worldwide.

This page contains the list of Afghanistan 2023 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 2023, 2024, 2025, 2026, and beyond, is available immediately, with a professional license.

The list of Afghanistan official public holidays in 2023 is:


Date Weekday Public Holiday
Wednesday Liberation Day
Thursday Start of Ramadan (Awal Ramadan)
Friday Eid al Fitr (End of Ramadan)
Saturday Eid al Fitr Holiday
Sunday Eid al Fitr Holiday
Friday Victory Day
Monday International Workers' Day
Tuesday Arafat Day
Wednesday Eid al Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
Thursday Eid al Adha Holiday
Friday Eid al Adha Holiday
Tuesday Anniversary of the Return to Power (tentative)
Saturday Independence Day (Jeshen)
Wednesday 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


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 (2022-2032).

Afghanistan Background Information and Links