Iran Holidays in 2017

Holiday dateHoliday nameHoliday Type
Thu, March 2Martyrdom of FatimaNational Holiday
Mon, March 20March equinoxSeason
Mon, April 10Birthday of Imam AliNational Holiday
Mon, April 24Prophet's AscensionNational Holiday
Fri, May 12Imam Mahdi's birthdayNational Holiday
Fri, June 16Martyrdom of Imam AliNational Holiday
Wed, June 21June SolsticeSeason
Mon, June 26Eid-e-Fetr (End of Ramadan)National Holiday
Tue, June 27Eid-e-Fetr (Additional Holiday)National Holiday
Thu, July 20Martyrdom of Imam SadeqNational Holiday
Fri, September 1Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)National Holiday
Sat, September 9Eid-al-GhadirNational Holiday
Fri, September 22September equinoxSeason
Sat, September 30TassouaNational Holiday
Sun, October 1AshuraNational Holiday
Fri, November 10ArbaeenNational Holiday
Sun, November 19Martyrdom of Imam RezaNational Holiday
Wed, December 6Birthday of Prophet Muhammad and Imam SadeqNational Holiday
Thu, December 21December SolsticeSeason

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