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Maldives Public Holidays

Public holiday notes:
New Year's Day

1 January

The Day Maldives Embraced Islam

12 January

Start of Ramadan

Ramadan festival timed according to local sightings of various phases of the moon and the dates given below are approximation. During the lunar month of Ramadan that precedes Eid al-Fitr, Muslims fast during the day and feast at night and normal business patterns may be interrupted.

Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)

Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha will end up the several days of fasting period and this date also depending on the region due to the various phase of the moon.

Independence Day

26 July

Hajj Day

10 September

Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)

13 September

Islamic New Year

3 October

Victory Day

3 November

Republic Day

11 November

MiladunNabi (Birth of the Prophet Muhammad)

12 December

Celebrate 5 days later for Shi’a