Feb 2018

Public Holidays in March 2018

Apr 2018
USA Public Holidays  Diversity Month: National Womens History Month
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Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina (regional): Independence Day
India India (regional): Doljatra
Israel Israel: Purim
South Korea South Korea: March 1st Movement
Spain Spain (regional): Balearic Day
Switzerland Switzerland (regional): Republic Day
United Kingdom United Kingdom (regional): St David's Day
Various Various: Martisor
Various Various: Makha Bucha Day
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Anguilla Anguilla: James Ronald Webster Day
Ethiopia Ethiopia: Victory of Adwa
Guyana Guyana: Phagwah 
India India (regional): Holi
India India (regional): Chapchar Kut
Myanmar Myanmar: Peasants' Day
North Korea North Korea: Tree Planting Day
Puerto Rico Puerto Rico: American Citizenship day
Suriname Suriname: Phagwah
Taiwan Taiwan: Lantern Festival
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Bulgaria Bulgaria: Liberation Day
East Timor East Timor: Veterans Day
Georgia Georgia: Mother's Day
India India (regional): Yaosang
India India (regional): Holi Holiday
Malawi Malawi: Martyrs' Day
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Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Anniversary of Installation of Sultan of Terengganu
Qatar Qatar: Bank Holiday
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Australia Australia (regional): Labour Day
Bulgaria Bulgaria: Liberation Day Holiday
French Polynesia French Polynesia: Missionary Day
India India (regional): Panchayati Raj Diwas
Malawi Malawi: Martyrs' Day Holiday
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Ghana Ghana: Independence Day
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Guadeloupe Guadeloupe: Mid-Lent
Nigeria Nigeria (regional): Public Holiday
Various Various: Womens Day
Various Various: International Women's Day
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Various Various: Women's Day Holiday
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Lesotho Lesotho: Moshoeshoe I's Day
Lithuania Lithuania: Restoration of Independence Day
United Kingdom United Kingdom: Mother's Day
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Australia Australia (regional): Labour Day
Australia Australia (regional): Adelaide Cup
Australia Australia (regional): Canberra Day
Belize Belize: National Heroes and Benefactors Day
Mauritius Mauritius: National Day
New Zealand New Zealand (regional): Taranaki Anniversary Day
Various Various: Commonwealth Day
Zambia Zambia: Youth Day
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Vatican City Vatican City: Anniversary of the election of Pope Francis
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Albania Albania: Summer Day
Liberia Liberia: Decoration Day
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Saint Vincent and the Grenadines: National Heroes' Day
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Hungary Hungary: National Day
Liberia Liberia: J.J. Roberts' Birthday
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Hungary Hungary: Public Holiday
Philippines Philippines (regional): Davao City Day
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Bangladesh Bangladesh: Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's birthday
Indonesia Indonesia: Hari Raya Nyepi
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Aruba Aruba: National Anthem and Flag Day
India India (regional): Ugadi
India India (regional): Gudi Padwa
India India (regional): Cheti Chand
India India (regional): 1st Navratra
India India (regional): Sajibu Nongmapanba
Mauritius Mauritius: Ougadi
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Canada Canada (regional): St. Patrick's Day
India India (regional): Cheti Chand
Ireland Ireland: St Patrick's Day Holiday
Mexico Mexico: Benito Juarezs Birthday
United Kingdom United Kingdom (regional): St Patrick's Day (substitute day)
Various Various: St. Joseph's Day
Various Various (regional): St. Joseph's Day 
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Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: Novruz Holiday
India India (regional): Sarhul
Iran Iran: Oil Nationalisation Day
Tunisia Tunisia: Independence Day
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Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: Novruz 
Iran Iran (regional): Eid Norooz
Japan Japan: Vernal Equinox Day
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Nauryz
Namibia Namibia: Independence Day
South Africa South Africa: Human Rights Day
Various Various: Novruz
Various Various: Nowruz
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Albania Albania: Nevruz
Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: Novruz Holiday
India India (regional): Bihar Divas
Iran Iran: Nowruz Holiday
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Nauryz Holiday
Puerto Rico Puerto Rico: Emancipation Day
Various Various: Navruz Holiday
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Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: Novruz Holiday
India India (regional): Shaheedi Diwas of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru & Sukhdev
Iran Iran: Nowruz Holiday
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Nauryz Holiday
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Birthday of the Sultan of Johor
Pakistan Pakistan: Pakistan Day
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Argentina Argentina: Truth and Justice Memorial Day
Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: Novruz Holiday
India India (regional): Ashoka's Birth Anniversary
Iran Iran: Nowruz Holiday
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Cyprus Cyprus: Greek Independence Day
Greece Greece: Independence Day
India India (regional): Ram Navami
Lebanon Lebanon: Feast of the Annunciation
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Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: Novruz Holiday
Bangladesh Bangladesh: Independence Day
Costa Rica Costa Rica: Holy Week Holiday
India India (regional): Ram Navami
Mali Mali: Martyrs' Day
New Zealand New Zealand (regional): Otago Anniversary Day
Uruguay Uruguay: Bank Holiday
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Costa Rica Costa Rica: Holy Week Holiday
Honduras Honduras: Holy Week Holiday 
Myanmar Myanmar: Armed Forces Day
Uruguay Uruguay: Bank Holiday
Venezuela Venezuela: Holy Week Holiday  
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Costa Rica Costa Rica: Holy Week Holiday
Honduras Honduras: Holy Week Holiday 
Uruguay Uruguay: Bank Holiday
Venezuela Venezuela: Holy Week Holiday  
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Argentina Argentina: Maundy Thursday 
Central African Republic Central African Republic: Boganda Day
India India (regional): Mahavir Jayanti
Madagascar Madagascar: Martyrs' Day
Nigeria Nigeria (regional): Public Holiday
Various Various: Maundy Thursday
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Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago: Spritual Baptist Day
Various Various: Good Friday
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Australia Australia (regional): Easter Saturday
India India (regional): Hazrat Ali's Birthday
Iran Iran: Imam Ali's Birthday
Israel Israel: Pesach
Malta Malta: Freedom Day
Sri Lanka Sri Lanka: Bak Full Moon Poya
Various Various: Holy Saturday
             


Public Holidays: March 2018

Day Date Country Holiday
Thu 1st Spain Spain Balearic Day
Thu 1st India India Doljatra
Thu 1st Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina Independence Day
Thu 1st Various Various Makha Bucha Day
Thu 1st South Korea South Korea March 1st Movement
Thu 1st Various Various Martisor
Thu 1st Israel Israel Purim
Thu 1st Switzerland Switzerland Republic Day
Thu 1st United Kingdom United Kingdom St David's Day
Fri 2nd Puerto Rico Puerto Rico American Citizenship day
Fri 2nd India India Chapchar Kut
Fri 2nd India India Holi
Fri 2nd Anguilla Anguilla James Ronald Webster Day
Fri 2nd Taiwan Taiwan Lantern Festival
Fri 2nd Myanmar Myanmar Peasants' Day
Fri 2nd Suriname Suriname Phagwah
Fri 2nd Guyana Guyana Phagwah 
Fri 2nd North Korea North Korea Tree Planting Day
Fri 2nd Ethiopia Ethiopia Victory of Adwa
Sat 3rd India India Holi Holiday
Sat 3rd Bulgaria Bulgaria Liberation Day
Sat 3rd Malawi Malawi Martyrs' Day
Sat 3rd Georgia Georgia Mother's Day
Sat 3rd East Timor East Timor Veterans Day
Sat 3rd India India Yaosang
Sun 4th Malaysia Malaysia Anniversary of Installation of Sultan of Terengganu
Sun 4th Qatar Qatar Bank Holiday
Mon 5th Australia Australia Labour Day
Mon 5th Bulgaria Bulgaria Liberation Day Holiday
Mon 5th Malawi Malawi Martyrs' Day Holiday
Mon 5th French Polynesia French Polynesia Missionary Day
Mon 5th India India Panchayati Raj Diwas
Tue 6th Ghana Ghana Independence Day
Thu 8th Various Various International Women's Day
Thu 8th Guadeloupe Guadeloupe Mid-Lent
Thu 8th Nigeria Nigeria Public Holiday
Thu 8th Various Various Womens Day
Fri 9th Various Various Women's Day Holiday
Sun 11th Lesotho Lesotho Moshoeshoe I's Day
Sun 11th United Kingdom United Kingdom Mother's Day
Sun 11th Lithuania Lithuania Restoration of Independence Day
Mon 12th Australia Australia Adelaide Cup
Mon 12th Australia Australia Canberra Day
Mon 12th Various Various Commonwealth Day
Mon 12th Australia Australia Labour Day
Mon 12th Mauritius Mauritius National Day
Mon 12th Belize Belize National Heroes and Benefactors Day
Mon 12th New Zealand New Zealand Taranaki Anniversary Day
Mon 12th Zambia Zambia Youth Day
Tue 13th Vatican City Vatican City Anniversary of the election of Pope Francis
Wed 14th Liberia Liberia Decoration Day
Wed 14th Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Saint Vincent and the Grenadines National Heroes' Day
Wed 14th Albania Albania Summer Day
Thu 15th Liberia Liberia J.J. Roberts' Birthday
Thu 15th Hungary Hungary National Day
Fri 16th Philippines Philippines Davao City Day
Fri 16th Hungary Hungary Public Holiday
Sat 17th Indonesia Indonesia Hari Raya Nyepi
Sat 17th Bangladesh Bangladesh Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's birthday
Sun 18th India India 1st Navratra
Sun 18th India India Cheti Chand
Sun 18th India India Gudi Padwa
Sun 18th Aruba Aruba National Anthem and Flag Day
Sun 18th Mauritius Mauritius Ougadi
Sun 18th India India Sajibu Nongmapanba
Sun 18th India India Ugadi
Mon 19th Mexico Mexico Benito Juarezs Birthday
Mon 19th India India Cheti Chand
Mon 19th United Kingdom United Kingdom St Patrick's Day (substitute day)
Mon 19th Ireland Ireland St Patrick's Day Holiday
Mon 19th Various Various St. Joseph's Day
Mon 19th Various Various St. Joseph's Day 
Mon 19th Canada Canada St. Patrick's Day
Tue 20th Tunisia Tunisia Independence Day
Tue 20th Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Novruz Holiday
Tue 20th Iran Iran Oil Nationalisation Day
Tue 20th India India Sarhul
Wed 21st Iran Iran Eid Norooz
Wed 21st South Africa South Africa Human Rights Day
Wed 21st Namibia Namibia Independence Day
Wed 21st Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Nauryz
Wed 21st Various Various Novruz
Wed 21st Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Novruz 
Wed 21st Various Various Nowruz
Wed 21st Japan Japan Vernal Equinox Day
Thu 22nd India India Bihar Divas
Thu 22nd Puerto Rico Puerto Rico Emancipation Day
Thu 22nd Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Nauryz Holiday
Thu 22nd Various Various Navruz Holiday
Thu 22nd Albania Albania Nevruz
Thu 22nd Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Novruz Holiday
Thu 22nd Iran Iran Nowruz Holiday
Fri 23rd Malaysia Malaysia Birthday of the Sultan of Johor
Fri 23rd Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Nauryz Holiday
Fri 23rd Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Novruz Holiday
Fri 23rd Iran Iran Nowruz Holiday
Fri 23rd Pakistan Pakistan Pakistan Day
Fri 23rd India India Shaheedi Diwas of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru & Sukhdev
Sat 24th India India Ashoka's Birth Anniversary
Sat 24th Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Novruz Holiday
Sat 24th Iran Iran Nowruz Holiday
Sat 24th Argentina Argentina Truth and Justice Memorial Day
Sun 25th Lebanon Lebanon Feast of the Annunciation
Sun 25th Cyprus Cyprus Greek Independence Day
Sun 25th Greece Greece Independence Day
Sun 25th India India Ram Navami
Mon 26th Uruguay Uruguay Bank Holiday
Mon 26th Costa Rica Costa Rica Holy Week Holiday
Mon 26th Bangladesh Bangladesh Independence Day
Mon 26th Mali Mali Martyrs' Day
Mon 26th Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Novruz Holiday
Mon 26th New Zealand New Zealand Otago Anniversary Day
Mon 26th India India Ram Navami
Tue 27th Myanmar Myanmar Armed Forces Day
Tue 27th Uruguay Uruguay Bank Holiday
Tue 27th Costa Rica Costa Rica Holy Week Holiday
Tue 27th Honduras Honduras Holy Week Holiday 
Tue 27th Venezuela Venezuela Holy Week Holiday  
Wed 28th Uruguay Uruguay Bank Holiday
Wed 28th Costa Rica Costa Rica Holy Week Holiday
Wed 28th Honduras Honduras Holy Week Holiday 
Wed 28th Venezuela Venezuela Holy Week Holiday  
Thu 29th Central African Republic Central African Republic Boganda Day
Thu 29th India India Mahavir Jayanti
Thu 29th Madagascar Madagascar Martyrs' Day
Thu 29th Various Various Maundy Thursday
Thu 29th Argentina Argentina Maundy Thursday 
Thu 29th Nigeria Nigeria Public Holiday
Fri 30th Various Various Good Friday
Fri 30th Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago Spritual Baptist Day
Sat 31st Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Bak Full Moon Poya
Sat 31st Australia Australia Easter Saturday
Sat 31st Malta Malta Freedom Day
Sat 31st India India Hazrat Ali's Birthday
Sat 31st Various Various Holy Saturday
Sat 31st Iran Iran Imam Ali's Birthday
Sat 31st Israel Israel Pesach

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March

March gets its name from the Roman Martius, which was latin for Mars, the Greek god of war. Mars was also an agricultural deity, which may explain why such a warlike god was assigned to a month at the start of spring.