Holidays

List of holidays for the year 2015 (NP)
S.N. Name of the Occasion Day Date Day(s)
1 Eid-e-Miladunnabi (SM) * Sunday 4 January 1 day
2 Martyr’s Day of Nepal Friday 30 January 1 day
3 Maha Shiva Ratri Tuesday 17 February 1 day
4 Democracy Day of Nepal Thursday 19 February 1 day
5 Bengali Martyr’s Day & Int’l Mother Language Day Saturday 21 February 1 day
6 Faagu Poornima (Holi) Thursday 5 March 1 day
7 Birth Anniversary of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and National Children’s Day Tuesday 17 March 1 day
8 Independence & National Day of Bangladesh Thursday 26 March 1 day
9 Bangla & Nepali Happy New Year Tuesday 14 April 1 day
10 Loktantra Day of Nepal Friday 24 April 1 day
11 May Day (Labour Day) Friday 1 May 1 day
12 Buddha Poornima (Baishakhi Poornima) * Monday 4 May 1 day
13 Shob-e-Miraz * Sunday 17 May 1 day
14 Republic Day of Nepal Friday 29 May 1 day
15 Shob-e-Barat * Wednesday 3 June 1 day
16 Shob-e-Qadar * Wednesday 15 July 1 day
17 Jumma-tul-Wida * Friday 17 July 1 day
18 Eid-ul-Fitr * Sat - Sun 18 - 19 July 2 days
19 National Mourning Day of Bangladesh Saturday 15 August 1 day
20 Janai Poornima (Rakshya Bandhan) Saturday 29 August 1 day
21 Shuvo Krishna Janma Astomi Saturday 5 September 1 day
22 Eid-ul-Azha * Thu - Sat 24 - 26 September 3 days
23 Durga Pooja (Dashain) Wed - Fri 21 - 23 October 3 days
24 Moharram (Ashura) * Saturday 24 October 1 day
25 Laxmi Pooja (Tihar) Wednesday 11 November 1 day
26 Bhai Pooja (Tihar) Friday 13 November 1 day
27 Akheri Chahar Somba * Wednesday 9 December 1 day
28 Victory Day of Bangladesh Wednesday 16 December 1 day
29 Merry Christmas Friday 25 December 1 day
Total Days 34 days