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Palestinian ( Authority ) - 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 Palestinian ( Authority )



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boundaries seal off*Wednesday March 1, 2017Secular holiday 
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boundaries seal off*Thursday March 2, 2017Secular holiday 
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spring holiday (beginning)Tuesday March 7, 2017School holidays 
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Womens' Day**Wednesday March 8, 2017Secular holiday 
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spring holiday (end)Saturday March 18, 2017School holidays 
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Mothers' Day*Tuesday March 21, 2017cards/flowers 
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Day of the Land - Yom al-ArdhThursday March 30, 2017Secular holiday 
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Day of Mourning*Friday March 31, 2017Special Events 
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Easter**Saturday April 1, 2017Catholic or protestant 
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Easter Monday*Sunday April 2, 2017Catholic or protestant 
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Orthodox Good Friday**Thursday April 6, 2017Orthodox 
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Orthodox Easter Monday**Sunday April 9, 2017Banks only 
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Isra and Mi'rajThursday April 13, 2017Muslim, Sufi 
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Daylight Saving TimeThursday April 20, 2017Special Events 
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Labor Day/May Day*Monday May 1, 2017Secular holiday 
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Ascension*Wednesday May 10, 2017Catholic or protestant 
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Day of Mourning*Monday May 15, 2017Events, celebrations... 
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Day of Mourning*Monday May 15, 2017Special Events 
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summer holiday (beginning)Monday June 5, 2017School holidays 
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Ramadan holiday (beginning)Tuesday June 13, 2017School holidays 
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End of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day)*Wednesday June 14, 2017Muslim, Sufi 
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End of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day)*Thursday June 15, 2017Muslim, Sufi 
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End of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day)*Friday June 16, 2017Muslim, Sufi 
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Ramadan holiday (end)Friday June 23, 2017School holidays 
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Eid-ul-Adha - Sacrifice Day - Tabaski - Id-el-Kabir (may be changed to the nearest day)**Tuesday August 22, 2017Muslim, Sufi 
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Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (end)Thursday August 24, 2017School holidays 
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summer holiday (end)Saturday August 26, 2017School holidays 
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beer festival**Friday September 8, 2017Events, celebrations... 
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Rosh Hashanah**Sunday September 10, 2017cards/flowers 
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El am Hejir New Year (may be changed to the nearest day)*Tuesday September 12, 2017Muslim, Sufi 
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Boundaries seal off -
Thursday March 1, 2018

Secular holiday : Israeli authorities impose a security cordon on the West Bank and Gaza for a period of four days for the Jewish holiday of Purim


Boundaries seal off -
Friday March 2, 2018

Secular holiday : Israeli authorities impose a security cordon on the West Bank and Gaza for a period of four days for the Jewish holiday of Purim


Spring holiday (beginning) -
Wednesday March 7, 2018

School holidays :


Womens' Day -
Friday March 8, 2019

Secular holiday : except in the Gaza Strip


Spring holiday (end) -
Sunday March 18, 2018

School holidays :


Mothers' Day -
Thursday March 21, 2019

cards/flowers : Ruz-e Madar in Arabic


Day of the Land - Yom al-Ardh -
Saturday March 30, 2019

Secular holiday :


Day of Mourning -
Saturday March 31, 2018

Special Events : In honor of the Palestinian martyrs killed today by the Israeli occupying forces


Easter -
Sunday April 1, 2018

Catholic or protestant : Not a paid holiday


Easter Monday -
Monday April 2, 2018

Catholic or protestant : In the year 325, the Council of Nicée determined a date fo Easter. Full Moon would fall the 14th day of a moon month (1). Easter would be marked by the dominical letter(2)and the epactus(3). With the establishment of the equinox ne variatur on March 21, algorithms where elaborated to attribuate a date for Easter whatever the year.
Time between two consecutive new moons: 20 days 12 hours 44 minutes 2.8 - Gives a letter code for the year's calendar Age of the moon on January 1st, minus one unity, 0 being the new moon's age.


Orthodox Good Friday -
Friday April 6, 2018

Orthodox : The bright red colored egg is the symbol of Easter (or Pascha) The eggs are colored on Holy Thursday after the Divine Liturgy. The Easter bread is taken to church on Saturday evening when a special sequence of services takes place: Midnight Office... After the service the clergy blesses the breads and eggs brought by the people and they take them home. The eggs are cracked after the midnight service and during the next days. One egg is cracked on the wall of the church (and this is the first egg eaten The ritual of cracking the eggs takes place before the Easter lunch. Each person selects his/her egg. Then people take turns tapping their egg against the eggs of others, and the person who ends up with the last unbroken egg is believed to have a year of May only be observed by the local Orthodox community.


Orthodox Easter Monday -
Monday April 9, 2018

Banks only : The bright red colored egg is the symbol of Easter(or Pascha).The eggs are colored on Holy Thursday after the Divine Liturgy.The Easter breads are a worldwide Orthodox tradition as well.This bread is taken to church on Saturday evening when a special sequence of services takes place:Midnight Office,Rush Procession,Matins & Divine Liturgy.After the service,the clergy blesses the breads and eggs brought by the people and they take them home.The eggs are cracked after the midnight service and during the next days.One egg takes place before the Easter lunch.Each person who ends up with the last unbroken egg is believed to have a year of good luck.The traditional Orthodox Paschal greeting is: Christ is Risen! .The answer is: Indeed He is Risen . May only be observed by the local Orthodox community.


Isra and Mi'raj -
Friday April 13, 2018

Muslim, Sufi :


Daylight Saving Time -
Friday April 20, 2018

Special Events :


Labor Day/May Day -
Tuesday May 1, 2018

Secular holiday : Chicago, Saturday May 1st, 1886: 350,000 workers go on strike to call for an 8-hour working day. Industries are paralyzed nationwide. On Monday, as demonstrations go on, the police open fire. On Tuesday, Chicago is again on strike. Following a bomb launched against them, the police shoot again. 12 dead, of which 7 policemen. 8 anarchists will be condemned and executed. In 1889, the Socialist International Movement met in Paris and declared this day international workers' day . The Soviets will follow suit, just as the Nazis. In France, under the Vichy regime (1940-1944), the celebration is renamed Labour Day .


Ascension -
Thursday May 10, 2018

Catholic or protestant : Forty days after Easter, always on a Thursday. After his resurrection, Jesus appeared before his disciples and gathered them to tell them to baptize and spread the good word. He then ascended to heaven on a cloud.


Day of Mourning -
Wednesday May 15, 2019

Culture : Annual Remembering the Nakba. In Arabic, the word “Nakba” means catastrophe. This term is used to refer to the Israeli occupation and the displacement of the Palestinian people. Between the years of 1947 and 1948, over 750,000 Palestinians were forced to move from their homes and 531 villages were destroyed.


Day of Mourning -
Tuesday May 15, 2018

Special Events : In tribute to the victims of Israeli soldiers


Summer holiday (beginning) -
Tuesday June 5, 2018

School holidays :


Ramadan holiday (beginning) -
Wednesday June 13, 2018

School holidays :


End of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day) -
Thursday June 14, 2018

Muslim, Sufi : Ends the ninth month in the Islamic calendar. There were 30 days of strict fasting from sunup to sundown in honor of the first revelation to the Prophet Mohammed.


End of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day) -
Friday June 15, 2018

Muslim, Sufi : Ends the ninth month in the Islamic calendar. There were 30 days of strict fasting from sunup to sundown in honor of the first revelation to the Prophet Mohammed.


End of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day) -
Saturday June 16, 2018

Muslim, Sufi : Ends the ninth month in the Islamic calendar. There were 30 days of strict fasting from sunup to sundown in honor of the first revelation to the Prophet Mohammed.


Ramadan holiday (end) -
Saturday June 23, 2018

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Eid-ul-Adha - Sacrifice Day - Tabaski - Id-el-Kabir (may be changed to the nearest day) -
Wednesday August 22, 2018

Muslim, Sufi : The second main celebration of Islam. It celebrates Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his son in obedience to God. Muslims make their annual pilgrimage, or the Hajj , to Makkah (Mecca) in Saudi Arabia. Paid holiday when falling on Friday or Saturday


Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (end) -
Friday August 24, 2018

School holidays :


Summer holiday (end) -
Sunday August 26, 2018

School holidays :


Beer festival -
Saturday September 8, 2018

Culture : Lasts 3 days - http://taybehbeer.com/oktoberfest/ in Taybeh 2018 edition confirmed


Rosh Hashanah -
Monday September 10, 2018

cards/flowers : Jewish New Year NOT a public holiday


El am Hejir New Year (may be changed to the nearest day) -
Wednesday September 12, 2018

Muslim, Sufi : The event where Muhammad fled Mecca with a small group of followers to go to Medina (Yathrib) in the year 622 A.D., under mounting hostility towards Muhammad. Muslim calendar starts from this date (A.H.), which was established in `Umar's reign. Medina is about 200 miles north of Mecca. Muhammad arrived there on 20th Sep 622 A.D. The name of the city was changed to Medinatu'l-Nabi (city of the Prophet).