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|New Year's Day
New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
|Bangabandhu Homecoming Day
Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
|Language Martyrs' Day
|National Flag Day
Ash Wednesday marks the first day of Lent in western Christian churches.
|Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s birthday
Isra and Mi'raj (Isra Me'raj, Israa and Mi'raaj, Laylat Al-Isra wa Al-Miraj, Lailat al Miraj, Night Journey and Ascension to Heaven) marks the night that the Prophet Mohammad traveled from Mecca to Jerusalem, ascended to heaven and returned.
|Bengali New Year
Maundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
Laylat al-Qadr commmemorates the time when Mohammad received the first verses of the Koran (Qu'ran).
|Eid ul-Fitr Holiday
Eid-al-Fitr is a holiday to mark the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast during the hours of daylight.
Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
|July 1 Bank Holiday
Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is an Islamic festival falling on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (Thou al-Hijja) to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son.
|Eid al-Adha Day 2
|Eid al-Adha Day 3
|National Mourning Day
|Eid al-Adha Day 4
|First Day of Navaratri
|Akhari Chahar Somba
|Sri Shayama Puja
Halloween is a festive occasion that is celebrated in many countries on October 31 each year.
|Eid e-Milad-un Nabi
Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
|New Year's Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.