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Iran Public Holidays 2023

See also: 2023 public holidays in Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iraq, Middle East, OPEC, Pakistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan and worldwide.

The table below contains the list of Iran public holidays for 2023, 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
Feb Saturday Imam Ali's Birthday
Feb Saturday Anniversary of the Islamic Revolution
Feb Saturday The Prophet's Ascension (Mabaath)
Mar Wednesday Imam Mahdi's Birthday
Mar Monday Oil Nationalization Day
Mar Tuesday Norooz (Persian New Year)
Mar Wednesday Norooz Holiday
Mar Thursday Norooz Holiday
Mar Friday Norooz Holiday
Apr Saturday Islamic Republic Day
Apr Sunday Sizdehbedar (Nature Day)
Apr Wednesday Martyrdom of Imam Ali
Apr Saturday Eid-e-Fitr (End of Ramadan)
Apr Sunday The day after Eid-e-Fitr
May Tuesday Martyrdom of Imam Jafar Sadeq
June Sunday Demise of Imam Khomeini
June Monday 15th Khordad National Uprising (1963)
June Thursday Eid-e-Qorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
July Friday Eid-e-Ghadir
July Thursday Tasoua Hosseini
July Friday Ashura Hosseini (Martyrdom of Imam Hussein)
Sep Wednesday Arbaeen of Hosseini (40th day after Ashura)
Sep Thursday Death of Prophet Mohammad / Martyrdom of Imam Hasan
Sep Saturday Martyrdom of Imam Reza
Sep Sunday Martyrdom of Imam Hassan Asgari
Oct Tuesday Birth of Prophet Mohammad and of Imam Jafar Sadeq
Dec Sunday Martyrdom of Hazrat Fatemeh

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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 (beta)


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 (2019-2029).

Iran Background Information and Links