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List of public, and national holidays observed in Bangladesh in 2023.

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Public Holidays in Bangladesh 2023

Government of Bangladesh observed various national holidays which are declared keeping in mind important historical dates as well as culture and traditions. Explore list of public, bank and national holidays in Bangladesh in year 2023.

Independence Day of Bangladesh - People of Bangladesh also known as Bangladeshis celebrate Independence Day every year on 26th March. On this day in the year 1971, Bangladesh got its Independence from Pakistan with sacrifices of several Bangladeshis lives. Bangladeshis celebrate this day with Great Spirit and respect. Throughout the nation parades, fairs, concerts, and ceremonies, and political speeches are organized to celebrate history and traditions of Bangladesh. Patriotic songs are sung in honor of Independence Day by the local people. Streets and markets across Bangladesh are decorated with National Flag to celebrate this national holiday. Special ceremonies are held at important landmarks in the country to honor the leaders and freedom fighters who sacrifice their lives for Independence of Bangladesh.

National Holidays in Bangladesh 2023

Day Date Holiday Name Type
Tuesday Language Martyrs' Day National Holiday
Wednesday Shab e-Barat (15 Sha'aban) National Holiday
Friday Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's birthday National Holiday
Sunday Independence Day National Holiday
Friday Bengali New Year National Holiday
Wednesday Shab-e-Qadr (Celebrated on the 27th day of Ramadan) National Holiday
Friday Jumatul Bidah (Last Friday of the month of Ramadan) National Holiday
Saturday Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) National Holiday
Sunday Eid al-Fitr Holiday National Holiday
Monday Labour Day (International Workers' Day) National Holiday
Thursday Buddha Purnima (Birth of Buddha) National Holiday
Wednesday Eid-ul-Azha (Feast of the Sacrifice) National Holiday
Thursday Eid-ul-Azha Holiday (Feast of the Sacrifice) National Holiday
Friday Eid-ul-Azha Holiday (Feast of the Sacrifice) National Holiday
Saturday Bank Holiday (Banks only) Not A Public Holiday
Saturday Ashura (10 Muharram) National Holiday
Tuesday National Mourning Day National Holiday
Wednesday Janmashtami National Holiday
Thursday Eid-e-Miladunnabi (Birthday of Prophet Muhammad) National Holiday
Tuesday Durga Puja National Holiday
Saturday Victory Day National Holiday
Monday Christmas Day National Holiday
Sunday Bank Holiday (Banks only) Not A Public Holiday

Public Holidays in 2023

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