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Iran Public Holidays

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Annual Holidays:

The official weekend holiday in Iran is Friday. Iranian religious holidays are based on lunar system while the Persian calendar is based on Solar system. Religious holidays are subject to change depending upon the official sighting of the moon. Generally in the below-mentioned banking holidays which are mostly religious, all the historical sites and museums are not

 

Note: In Iran we have some public holidays that are only bank holidays and tourists sites are open but during the dates in red, all sites are closed. 

2019

9 Feb

Martyrdom of Fatima

4 Jun

Eid-e-Fetr (End of Ramadan)- Demise of Imam Khomeini

11 Feb

Revolution Day

5 Jun

Revolt of Khordad 15

20 Mar

Birthday of Imam Ali

29 Jun

Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq

21 Mar

Norouz (Persian New Year)            

12 Aug

Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)

22 Mar

Norouz Holiday

20 Aug

Eid-al-Ghadir

23 Mar

Norouz Holiday

9 Sep

Tassoua

24 Mar

Norouz Holiday

10 Sep

Ashura

1 Apr

Martyrdom of Imam Kazem

19 October

Arbaeen

2 Apr 

Nature Day (Sizdah bedar)

27 Oct

Martrydom of prophet Mohammad

3 Apr 

Prophet's Ascension

28 Oct

Martyrdom of Imam Reza

21 Apr

Imam Mahdi's birthday

6 Nov

Martyrdom of Imam Hassan Asgari

26 May 

Martyrdom of Imam Ali

15 Nov

Birthday of prophet Mohammad

 

2020

28 January  

Martyrdom of Fatima

24 & 25  May

Eid-e-Fetr (End of Ramadan)

11 Februray

Revolution Day

3 June

Demise of Imam Khomeini

8 March

Birthday of Imam Ali

4 June

Revolt of Khordad 15

19 March

Oil Nationalization Day

17 June

Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq

20 March

Norouz (Persian New Year)       

31 July

Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)

21 March

Norouz Holiday

8 Auguest

Eid-al-Ghadir

22 March

Norouz Holiday

28 Auguest

Tassoua

23 March

Norouz Holiday

29 Auguest  

Ashura

31 March

Islamic Republic Day

7 October

Arbaeen

1 April 

Nature Day (Sizdah bedar)

15 October

Martrydom of prophet Mohammad

8 April 

Imam Mahdi's birthday

17 October

Martyrdom of Imam Reza

14 May 

Martyrdom of Imam Ali

25 October

Martyrdom of Imam Hassan Asgari

 

 3 November   

Birthday of Prophet Mohammad 

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