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Public Holidays in Myanmar

4 JanuaryIndependence DayMarks independence from British Empire in 1948.
5 JanuaryKaren New YearCelebrates the New Year of the Karen people
12 FebruaryUnion DayAnniversary of the Panglong Agreement in 1947.
26 FebruaryFull Moon of TabaungTabaung Pwè Pagoda Festivals.
2 MarchPeasants DayAnniversary of Ne Win's coup.
27 MarchArmed forces DayFormerly Resistance Day (against the Japanese occupation in 1945).
13–16 AprilThingyan FestivalCelebrates and brings in the Burmese New Year.
17–21 AprilBurmese New YearMarks the New Year of the Burmese calendar
1 MayLabour DayWorker's Day.
8 MayFull Moon of KasonAnniversary of the birth, enlightenment and death of the Buddha celebrated by watering the Bodhi tree.
19 JulyMartyrs' DayCommemorates the assassination of Aung San and several other cabinet members in 1947.
26 JulyStart of Buddhist Lent Festival of Lights.
23 OctoberEnd of Buddhist LentFestival of Lights.
30 OctoberDeepavaliMarks the New Year of the Hinduism calendar.
RamadhanStart of Ramadhan (30 Days)Date varies according to the Islamic calendar. Celebrates the start of the fasting month of Ramadhan.
SyawalHari Raya Aidil Fitri (2 Days)Date varies according to the Islamic calendar. Celebrates the end of the fasting month of Ramadhan.
DzulhijjahHari Raya Aidil AdhaDate varies according to the Islamic calendar. The holiday commemorates the willingness of Ibrahim to sacrifice his son Ismael as an act of obedience to Allah.
21 NovemberTazaungdaing Festival
1 DecemberNational DayAnniversary of the first university students strike in 1920.
21 DecemberTazaungmon Full Moon day
25 DecemberChristmas DayThis Christian holiday celebrates the birth of Jesus Christ.
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