Afghanistan Holidays in 2017

Holiday dateHoliday nameHoliday Type
Mon, March 20March equinoxSeason
Fri, April 28Afghan Victory DayPublic Holiday
Sat, May 27Ramadan startsPublic Holiday
Wed, June 21June SolsticeSeason
Mon, June 26Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
Sat, August 19Independence Day (National Day)Public Holiday
Sat, September 2Eid al-QurbanPublic Holiday
Fri, September 22September equinoxSeason
Sun, October 1AshuraPublic Holiday
Thu, November 9Arba'eenObservance
Fri, December 1The Prophet's BirthdayPublic Holiday
Thu, December 21December SolsticeSeason

Christmas Eve

Ash Wednesday

Lantern Festival

Earth Day

Arbor Day