Public Holidays Bangladesh 2016 and 2017

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List of Public, Religous and National Holidays in Bangladesh for the year 2016

  • National Day Bangladesh is on Saturday, 26 March 2016
  • Jatir pitar jônmôbarshiki is on Thursday, 17 March 2016
  • Shahid Day Bangladesh is on Sunday, 21 February 2016
  • New Year’s Day is on Friday, 01 January 2016
  • Bengali New Year’s Day is on Thursday, 14 April 2016
  • Labour Day is on Sunday, 01 May 2016
  • Buddha Purnima (Vesak) is on Saturday, 21 May 2016
  • Shab-e-Barat (Night of Acension) is on Friday, 03 June 2016
  • Ramadan will begin on Monday, the  6th of June 2016
  • Jumatul Wida / Jumatul Bidah is on Friday, 01 July 2016
  • Night of Destiny / Laylat al-Qadr is on Sunday, 03 July 2016
  • Eid-ul-Fitr (Fastbreaking) starts on Tuesday, 05 July 2016
  • Muharram/Ashura is on Tuesday, 11 October 2016
  • Eid-e-Miladun-Nabi(S) / Birth of the Prophet* is on Monday, 12 December 2016
  • Victory Day Bangladesh is on Friday, 16 December 2016
  • Christmas Day is on Sunday, 25 December 2016

 

List of Public, Religous and National Holidays in Bangladesh for the year 2017

  • New Year’s Day is on Sunday, 01 January 2017
  • Shahid Day (Language Martyr’s Day) is on Tuesday, 21 February 2017
  • Jatir pitar jônmôbarshiki (Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s birthday) is on Friday, 17 March 2017
  • National Day Bangladesh is on Sunday, 26 March 2017
  • Bengali New Year’s Day is on Friday, 14 April 2017
  • Labour Day is on Monday, 01 May 2017
  • Buddha Purnima (Vesak) is on Wednesday, 10 May 2017
  • Shab-e-Barat (Night of Acension) is on Friday, 12 May 2017
  • Ramadan will begin on Saturday, 27 May 2017
  • Night of Destiny / Laylat al-Qadr is on Thursday, 22 June 2017
  • Jumatul Wida / Jumatul Bidah is on Friday, 23 June 2017
  • Eid-ul-Fitr (Fastbreaking) starts on Monday, 26 June 2017
  • Shuba Janmashtami is on Monday, 14 August 2017
  • Eid-e-Milad-un-Nabi / Birth of the Prophet is on Saturday, 16 December 2017
  • Victory Day Bangladesh is on Saturday, 16 December 2017
  • Christmas Day is on Monday, 25 December 2017

 

Interessting Facts and Infos about Bangladesh

  • Population: 164.4 million (UN, 2010)
  • Capital: Dhaka
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