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Sri Lanka Public Holidays 2021

This page contains a national calendar of all 2021 public holidays. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

DateDayHoliday
14 JanThuTamil Thai Pongal Day
28 JanThuDuruthu Full Moon Poya Day
4 FebThuNational Day
26 FebFriNavam Full Moon Poya Day
11 MarThuMahasivarathri Day
28 MarSunMadin Full Moon Poya Day
2 AprFriGood Friday
13 AprTueDay prior to Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
14 AprWedSinhala & Tamil New Year Day
26 AprMonBak Full Moon Poya Day
1 MaySatMay Day
14 MayFriId Ul-Fitr
26 MayWedVesak Full Moon Poya Day
27 MayThuDay following Vesak Full Moon Poya Day
24 JunThuPoson Full Moon Poya Day
20 JulTueId Ul-Alha
23 JulFriEsala Full Moon Poya Day
22 AugSunNikini Full Moon Poya Day
20 SepMonBinara Full Moon Poya Day
19 OctTueMilad un-Nabi
20 OctWedVap Full Moon Poya Day
4 NovThuDeepavali
18 NovThuIll Full Moon Poya Day
18 DecSatUnduvap Full Moon Poya Day
25 DecSatChristmas Day
The dates in this table are an estimate. We will update this page once the official public holiday dates for 2021 are released.
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