Thursday October 19, 2017
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
Youth Day -
Thursday October 26, 2017
cards/flowers : Symbolises His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said wise vision, honour and care for the youth at all levels.
National Day -
Saturday November 18, 2017
Secular holiday : Independent since 1650, Oman is presently ruled by Sultan Qaboos. National Day marks his birthday. This date is usually modified in early November