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Myanmar (Chin) : complete schedule of public and bank holidays, closure of banks and stock exchanges, school vacations, trade fairs, cultural and sporting events, festivals, carnivals, election during the next 3 months

  • Currency: Kyat (MMK)
  • Internet domain: .mm - telephone code: +95 - International dialing code: 00 - GMT offset: +6:30 (DST: no)
    Measurements follow the imperial system
  • Weekend: Saturday & Sunday
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    Monday february 12, 2024Union DaySecular holiday
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    Tuesday february 20, 2024Chin National DayEvents, celebrations...
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    Saturday march 2, 2024Paesants' DaySecular holiday
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    Sunday march 24, 2024Taboung Fullmoon DaySecular holiday
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    Wednesday march 27, 2024Armed Forces Day (Tatmadaw Day)Secular holiday
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    Saturday april 13, 2024Thingyan Water FestivalSecular holiday
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    Sunday april 14, 2024Thingyan Water FestivalSecular holiday
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    Monday april 15, 2024Thingyan Water FestivalSecular holiday
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    Tuesday april 16, 2024Myanmar's New Year - Maha ThingyanSecular holiday
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    Wednesday april 17, 2024Myanmar's New Year - Maha ThingyanSecular holiday
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    Wednesday may 1, 2024Labor Day/May DaySecular holiday
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    Wednesday may 22, 2024Kason Full Moon DaySecular holiday
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    Thursday june 6, 2024Beginning of school year (public schools)School holidays
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    Monday june 17, 2024Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)cards/flowers
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    Friday july 19, 2024Martyrs DaySecular holiday
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    Saturday july 20, 2024Waso Robe Donation CeremonyBuddhism (Vajrayana)
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    Sunday july 21, 2024Waso Robe Donation CeremonyBuddhism (Vajrayana)
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    Monday july 22, 2024Waso Robe Donation CeremonyBuddhism (Vajrayana)
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    Union Day

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    Monday february 12, 2024
    Secular holiday : Celebrates Bogyoke Aung San's short-lived achievement of unifying Myanmar's disparate racial groups. For two weeks preceding Union Day, the national flag is paraded from town to town.

    Chin National Day

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    Tuesday february 20, 2024
    Culture : Till the time British conquered the Chin Hills in 1895, Chins were ruled themselves by chieftains. The Chin leaders joined with other ethnic minority leaders of Burma and signed the historic Panglong Agreement on February 12, 1947 to achieve independence from the British. Barely one month after the independence of Burma, the first Chin National Conference was held from February 19 to 22 at Falam town in Chin land and it was attended by more than 5,000 Chin nationals. On the second day of the conference, the participants decided to eliminate the existing feudal Chieftainship and adopt a democratic administration in Chin land. The conference also decided to observe the day as Chin National Day

    Paesants' Day

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    Saturday march 2, 2024
    Secular holiday : In tribute the the country's main human resource.

    Taboung Fullmoon Day

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    Sunday march 24, 2024
    Secular holiday : The lunar month of Tabaung (Taboung) brings the annual Shwedagon Festival, the largest paya pwe (pagoda festival) in Myanmar. The full-moon day in Tabaung is also an auspicious occasion for the construction of new payas and local paya festivals are held. Taboung or Tabaung is a local month fallin in February-March.

    Armed Forces Day (Tatmadaw Day)

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    Wednesday march 27, 2024
    Secular holiday : Resistance or Armed Forces Day, celebrated with parades and firework. Since 1989, the Tatmadaw has made it is tradition to pardon a number of prisoners on Armed Forces Day.

    Thingyan Water Festival

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    Saturday april 13, 2024
    Secular holiday : Starts the Burmese New Year. Thingyan, from the Sanskrit samkranta (fully passed over), celebrates the passage of the sun from the sign of Pisces into the sign of Aries in zodiac. As in Thailand's Songkran or in Laos, it is celebrated by throwing buckets of cold water at all passers-by. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

    Thingyan Water Festival

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    Sunday april 14, 2024
    Secular holiday : Starts the Burmese New Year. Thingyan, from the Sanskrit samkranta (fully passed over), celebrates the passage of the sun from the sign of Pisces into the sign of Aries in zodiac. As in Thailand's Songkran or in Laos, it is celebrated by throwing buckets of cold water at all passers-by. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

    Thingyan Water Festival

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    Monday april 15, 2024
    Secular holiday : Starts the Burmese New Year. Thingyan, from the Sanskrit samkranta (fully passed over), celebrates the passage of the sun from the sign of Pisces into the sign of Aries in zodiac. As in Thailand's Songkran or in Laos, it is celebrated by throwing buckets of cold water at all passers-by. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

    Myanmar's New Year - Maha Thingyan

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    Tuesday april 16, 2024
    Secular holiday : Water festival - Lasts 3 days

    Myanmar's New Year - Maha Thingyan

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    Wednesday april 17, 2024
    Secular holiday : Water festival - Lasts 3 days

    Labor Day/May Day

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    Wednesday may 1, 2024
    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 .

    Kason Full Moon Day

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    Wednesday may 22, 2024
    Secular holiday : Kason is a local month falling in April-May

    Beginning of school year (public schools)

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    Thursday june 6, 2024
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    Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)

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    Monday june 17, 2024
    cards/flowers : The second main celebration of Islam. It cele ates A aham's willingness to sacrifice his son in obedience to God. Muslims make their annual pilgrimage, or the Hajj , to Makkah (Mecca) in Saudi Arabia.

    Martyrs Day

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    Friday july 19, 2024
    Secular holiday : Commemorates the assassination of independence leaders in 1947

    Waso Robe Donation Ceremony

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    Saturday july 20, 2024
    Buddhism (Vajrayana) : Lasts 2 weeks

    Waso Robe Donation Ceremony

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    Sunday july 21, 2024
    Buddhism (Vajrayana) : Lasts 2 weeks

    Waso Robe Donation Ceremony

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    Monday july 22, 2024
    Buddhism (Vajrayana) : Lasts 2 weeks