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Saudi Arabia - bank and public holidays of the world - 1970-2070

full calendar of public and bank holidays of the world (and banks closures), from 1970 until 2070 for Saudi Arabia



Internet extension: .sa - Telephone code: +966 - International dialing code: 00
Businesses & banks usually do not close more than 3 days in a row - GMT offset: +3 (DST: no)
Currency: Riyal (SAR) ... Convert here!
Weekend: Friday & Saturday

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Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (beginning)Sunday September 6, 2015School holidays 
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Civil Servants holiday*Tuesday September 8, 2015Muslim, Sufi 
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Civil Servants holiday*Thursday September 10, 2015Muslim, Sufi 
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summer holiday (end)Friday September 11, 2015School holidays 
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Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)*Friday September 11, 2015Muslim, Sufi 
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Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)Saturday September 12, 2015Muslim, Sufi 
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Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)Sunday September 13, 2015Muslim, Sufi 
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Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)*Monday September 14, 2015Muslim, Sufi 
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Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (end)Wednesday September 16, 2015School holidays 
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Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)*Wednesday September 16, 2015Muslim, Sufi 
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Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)*Thursday September 17, 2015Muslim, Sufi 
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Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)*Friday September 18, 2015Muslim, Sufi 
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National Day*Tuesday September 22, 2015National Day 
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Deepavali/Dipabali**Friday October 30, 2015cards/flowers 
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Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (beginning) -
Tuesday September 6, 2016

School holidays (please double check) :


Civil Servants holiday -
Thursday September 8, 2016

Muslim, Sufi : By Saudi rules, celebration lasts 10 days. However, most businesses observe 3 days only.


Civil Servants holiday -
Saturday September 10, 2016

Muslim, Sufi : By Saudi rules, celebration lasts 10 days. However, most businesses observe 3 days only.


Summer holiday (end) -
Sunday September 11, 2016

School holidays (please double check) :


Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day) -
Sunday September 11, 2016

Muslim, Sufi : Also written Id al'Adha (or Eid Al-Adha) is the Feast of the Sacrifice , the second main celebration of Islam. It takes place on the tenth day of the twelfth -- last month of the Islamic calendar and celebrates Abraham's (also written Ibrahim) willingness to sacrifice his son in obedience to God. Muslims make their annual pilgrimage, or the Hajj , to Makkah (Mecca) in Saudi Arabia.


Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day) -
Monday September 12, 2016

Muslim, Sufi :


Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day) -
Tuesday September 13, 2016

Muslim, Sufi :


Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day) -
Wednesday September 14, 2016

Muslim, Sufi : By Saudi rules, celebration lasts 10 days. However, most businesses observe 3 days only.


Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (end) -
Friday September 16, 2016

School holidays (please double check) : http://www.lyceefrancaisjeddah.com/calendrier.html


Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day) -
Friday September 16, 2016

Muslim, Sufi : By Saudi rules, celebration lasts 10 days. However, most businesses observe 3 days only.


Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day) -
Saturday September 17, 2016

Muslim, Sufi : By Saudi rules, celebration lasts 10 days. However, most businesses observe 3 days only.


Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day) -
Sunday September 18, 2016

Muslim, Sufi : By Saudi rules, celebration lasts 10 days. However, most businesses observe 3 days only.


National Day -
Thursday September 22, 2016

Secular holiday : In 1747 the ruler of the central Arabian Peninsula, Muhammad Bin Saud, formed an alliance with Muslim scholar Muhammad Bin Abdul Wahab, which led to the founding of the modern state. The Al-Saud family ruled throughout the XIX century. In 1902, Abdul Aziz Bin Abdul Rahman Al-Saud recaptured Riyadh from the Al-Rashid and united the numerous tribes into one nation. The foundation of the modern Kingdom of Saudi Arabia took place on September 23, 1932. http://oak.cats.ohiou.edu/~aa391787/saudi_history.html


Deepavali/Dipabali -
Sunday October 30, 2016

cards/flowers : The Light festival starts with festivities. The week celebrates 1.Dhanteras, 2.Kali Chaudas, 3.Deepavali, 4.Navu-Varsha (new year), 5.Bhai-beej. The Vai cast is mainly concerned. May last several days. NOT a public holiday