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Maldives has a total of 19 holidays in 2020. 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 downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.
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|New Year's Day
||Wednesday, January 1, 2020||New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.|
||Friday, March 20, 2020||March Equinox in Maldives (Male)|
||Friday, April 24, 2020||Ramadan is a period of prayer, reflection and fasting for many Muslims worldwide. It is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar.|
|Labor Day / May Day
||Friday, May 1, 2020||May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.|
|Eid ul Fitr
||Sunday, May 24, 2020||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.|
|Eid al Fitr Holiday
||Monday, May 25, 2020||Eid al Fitr Holiday is a public holiday in Maldives|
||Saturday, June 20, 2020||June Solstice in Maldives (Male)|
||Sunday, July 26, 2020||Independence Day is a public holiday in Maldives|
|Independence Day Holiday
||Monday, July 27, 2020||Independence Day Holiday is a public holiday in Maldives|
||Thursday, July 30, 2020||Hajj Day is a public holiday in Maldives|
|Eid ul Adha
||Friday, July 31, 2020||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.|
|Muharram/Islamic New Year
||Thursday, August 20, 2020||Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning.|
||Tuesday, September 22, 2020||September Equinox in Maldives (Male)|
||Sunday, October 18, 2020||National Day is a public holiday in Maldives|
|Milad un Nabi (Mawlid)
||Thursday, October 29, 2020||Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.|
||Tuesday, November 3, 2020||Victory Day is a public holiday in Maldives|
||Wednesday, November 11, 2020||Republic Day is a public holiday in Maldives|
|The Day Maldives Embraced Islam
||Tuesday, November 17, 2020||The Day Maldives Embraced Islam is a public holiday in Maldives|
||Monday, December 21, 2020||December Solstice in Maldives (Male)|