Public Holidays: February 2012

Day Date Country Holiday
Wed 1st Malaysia Malaysia Federal Territory Day
Sun 5th Pakistan Pakistan Kashmir Day
Sun 5th Various Various Maulud Nabi
Mon 6th Mexico Mexico Constitution Day
Mon 6th Taiwan Taiwan Lantern Festival
Mon 6th Various Various Maulud Nabi
Mon 6th New Zealand New Zealand Waitangi Day
Tue 7th India India Guru Ravidas Jayanti
Tue 7th Malaysia Malaysia Thaipusam
Sat 11th Japan Japan National Foundation Day
Tue 14th Various Various St Valentines Day
Thu 16th Lithuania Lithuania Restoration of the State Day
Mon 20th Brazil Brazil Carnival
Mon 20th Canada Canada Family Day
Mon 20th India India Maha Shivratri
Mon 20th USA USA Presidents Day
Tue 21st Brazil Brazil Carnival
Tue 21st United Kingdom United Kingdom Pancake Tuesday
Wed 22nd Brazil Brazil Ash Wednesday
Thu 23rd Russia Russia Defence of the Fatherland
Fri 24th Estonia Estonia Independence Day
Mon 27th Greece Greece Ash Monday
Mon 27th Taiwan Taiwan Public holiday
Tue 28th Spain Spain Andalucía Dayy
Tue 28th Taiwan Taiwan Peace Memorial Day


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Diversity Month


February gets it name from the the Roman purification ritual 'Februa' held on February 15. With only 28 days, February was known in welsh as y mis bach - the little month.