Public holidays in Afghanistan

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This is a list of public holidays in Afghanistan.[1]
Date English Name Persian name
February 15 Liberation Day
March 21 New Year's Day Nowruz
April 28 Mujahideen Victory Day
May 1 International Workers' Day
August 19 Independence Day
1 of Shawwal in the Islamic Calendar Eid al-Fitr
9th day of Dhu al-Hijjah in the Islamic Calendar Day of Arafa
10th day of Dhu al-Hijjah in the Islamic Calendar Eid al-Adha
10th day of Muharram in the Islamic Calendar Ashura
12 of Rabi' al-awwal in the Islamic Calendar Birthday of the Prophet Muhammad Mawlid

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