Public Holidays in Myanmar in 2017

Myanmar Upcoming Holidays in Myanmar

Christmas Day
Christmas Day

25 December 2016 This National holiday is in 23 days. The day celebrates the Nativity of Jesus which (traditionally, but unlikely in reality)...

Kayin New Year Day
Kayin New Year Day

29 December 2016 This National holiday is in 27 days. The Karen are the third largest ethnic population in Myanmar

Independence Day
Independence Day

4 January 2017 This National holiday is in 33 days. Marks Burma's Declaration of Independence from Britain on 4 January 1948

Myanmar List of national public holidays of Myanmar in 2017

Day Date Holiday Comments
Wednesday January 04 Jan 4 Independence Day
Sunday February 12 Feb 12 Union Day
Thursday March 02 Mar 2 Peasants' Day
Sunday March 12 Mar 12 Full Moon Day of Tabaung
Monday March 27 Mar 27 Armed Forces Day Tatmadaw Day
Wednesday April 12 Apr 12 Thingyan Holiday Eve of the Water Festival
Thursday April 13 Apr 13 Thingyan Water festival
Friday April 14 Apr 14 Thingyan Holiday
Saturday April 15 Apr 15 Thingyan Holiday
Sunday April 16 Apr 16 Thingyan Holiday
Monday April 17 Apr 17 Burmese New Year's Day
Tuesday April 18 Apr 18 Burmese New Year Holiday
Wednesday April 19 Apr 19 Burmese New Year Holiday
Thursday April 20 Apr 20 Burmese New Year Holiday
Friday April 21 Apr 21 Burmese New Year Holiday
Monday May 01 May 1 Labour Day May Day
Thursday May 11 May 11 Full Moon Day of Kasong Vesak Day
Sunday July 09 Jul 9 Full Moon Day of Waso Dhammasetkya Day. Beginning of Buddhist Lent
Wednesday July 19 Jul 19 Martyr's Day
Thursday October 05 Oct 5 Full Moon Day of Thadingyut End of Buddhist Lent
Saturday November 04 Nov 4 Full Moon of Tazaungmone
Monday November 13 Nov 13 National Day 10th day following the full moon of the month of Tazaungmone
Thursday December 21 Dec 21 Kayin New Year Day First day of the month of Pyathoe
Monday December 25 Dec 25 Christmas Day


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