Iran has a total of 22 holidays in 2019. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Weekday Date
Martyrdom of Fatima
Saturday February 9
Revolution Day
Monday February 11
March Equinox
Wednesday March 20
Birthday of Imam Ali
Wednesday March 20
Prophet's Ascension
Wednesday April 3
Imam Mahdi's birthday
Sunday April 21
Martyrdom of Imam Ali
Sunday May 26
Eid-e-Fetr (End of Ramadan)
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.
Wednesday June 5
Eid-e-Fetr (Additional Holiday)
Thursday June 6
June Solstice
Friday June 21
Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq
Saturday June 29
Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
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.
Monday August 12
Eid-e-Ghadir
Tuesday August 20
Tassoua
Monday September 9
Ashura
Tuesday September 10
September Equinox
Monday September 23
Arbaeen
Sunday October 20
Demise of Prophet Muhammad and Martyrdom of Imam Hassan
Monday October 28
Martyrdom of Imam Reza
Tuesday October 29
Martyrdom of Imam Hasan al-Askari
Wednesday November 6
Birthday of Prophet Muhammad and Imam Sadeq
Friday November 15
December Solstice
Sunday December 22