National Holidays in Mauritius in 2020

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Mauritius List of Holidays in Mauritius in 2020

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Wednesday New Year's Day National Holiday
Thursday New Year's Holiday National Holiday
Saturday Chinese Spring Festival National Holiday
Saturday Abolition of Slavery National Holiday
Saturday Thaipoosam Cavadee National Holiday Hindu festival
Friday Maha Shivaratree National Holiday
Thursday Independence and Republic Day National Holiday National Day
Wednesday Ougadi National Holiday Telugu and Kannada New Year
Tuesday Tamizh Puttaandu Not A Public Holiday Tamil New Year. Not a public holiday in 2020
Friday Labour Day National Holiday International Workers' Day
Sunday Eid-Ul-Fitr National Holiday End of Ramadan
Saturday Assumption Day National Holiday
Sunday Ganesh Chaturthi National Holiday Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
Monday Arrival of Indentured Labourers National Holiday
Saturday Diwali National Holiday Deepavali
Friday Christmas Day National Holiday

Notes

  • When a holiday falls on a Tuesday or Thursday, many will take the day in between it and the weekend off, which is called "faire le pont" (making a bridge).
  • The exact date of Eid ul-Fitr is subject to confirmation, as its celebration depends on the visibility of the moon.