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1 Jan - New Year's Day.

Jan* - Tamil Thai Pongal Day

Jan* - Duruthu Full Moon Poya Day.

4 Feb - National Day.

Feb* - Navam Full Moon Poya Day.

Feb/Mar* - Maha Sivarathri Day.

Mar* - Medin Full Moon Poya Day.

26 Feb - Milad un-Nabi (Birth of the Prophet).

2 Apr - Good Friday.

Apr* - Sinhala and Tamil New Year.

Apr* - Bak Full Moon Poya Day.

1 May - May Day.

28 Apr - Vesak (Buddha Day).

Jun* - Poson Full Moon Poya Day.

Jul* - Esala Full Moon Poya Day.

Aug* - Nikini Full Moon Poya Day.

Sep* - Binara Full Moon Poya Day.

11 Sep - Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan).

Oct* - Vap Full Moon Poya Day.

5 Nov - Deepavali.

Nov*  - Full Moon Poya Day.

17 Nov - Eid al-Adha (Hadji Festival Day).

Dec* - Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day.

25 Dec - Christmas Day.

Dec* - Duruthu Full Poya Day. 

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