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Sri Lanka Public Holidays 2020

This page contains a national calendar of all 2020 public holidays. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

Date Day Holiday
10 Jan Fri Duruthu Full Moon Poya Day
15 Jan Wed Tamil Thai Pongal Day
4 Feb Tue National Day
8 Feb Sat Navam Full Moon Poya Day
21 Feb Fri Mahasivarathri Day
9 Mar Mon Madin Full Moon Poya Day
7 Apr Tue Bak Full Moon Poya Day
10 Apr Fri Good Friday
13 Apr Mon Day prior to Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
14 Apr Tue Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
1 May Fri May Day
7 May Thu Vesak Full Moon Poya Day
8 May Fri Day following Vesak Full Moon Poya Day
24 May Sun Id Ul-Fitr
5 Jun Fri Poson Full Moon Poya Day
4 Jul Sat Esala Full Moon Poya Day
31 Jul Fri Id Ul-Alha
3 Aug Mon Nikini Full Moon Poya Day
1 Sep Tue Binara Full Moon Poya Day
1 Oct Thu Vap Full Moon Poya Day
29 Oct Thu Milad un-Nabi
30 Oct Fri Adhi Vap Full Moon Poya Day
14 Nov Sat Deepavali
29 Nov Sun Ill Full Moon Poya Day
25 Dec Fri Christmas Day
29 Dec Tue Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day
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