Kandahār, Afghanistan

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Kandahār, Afghanistan for 2021 ready to be integrated into your application.

Afghanistan is a country located in South-Central Asia, whose earlier days had ties with the Silk Road, blending Asian and Middle Eastern cultures. Throughout the years, many great wars have been fought on this land, giving it the title, “the graveyard of empires.” On April 21, 1709, Afghanistan was officially founded as the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.

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Date Weekday Name Notes
February 15th Monday Liberation Day
March 3rd Wednesday World Wildlife Day
March 8th Monday Mother's Day
March 20th Saturday March Equinox
March 21st Sunday New Year's Day
April 28th Wednesday Mujahideen Victory Day Long weekend.
May 1st Saturday International Workers' Day Long weekend.
May 12th Wednesday Festival of Breaking the Fast Long weekend.
June 20th Sunday Father's Day
June 21st Monday June Solstice
June 30th Wednesday International Asteroid Day
July 18th Sunday Day of Arafah
July 18th Sunday Nelson Mandela International Day
July 19th Monday Feast of the Sacrifice
August 18th Wednesday Ashura Long weekend.
August 19th Thursday Independence Day
September 22nd Wednesday September Equinox
October 18th Monday Birth of the Prophet
December 21st Tuesday December Solstice
December 31st Friday New Year's Eve
Public holidays (national, legal, government, civic, etc) are denoted in bold.
Holiday data for far-reaching years is subject to change due to laws and government decrees.
Long weekends are based on non-working days and not Saturday and Sunday explicitly.

We are continuously monitoring for changes to this data to ensure we're providing the most accurate information possible.
If you happen to notice a mistake, please get in touch.
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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
GET /v1/holidays
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$ curl -G -d country="AF-KAN" -d year="2021" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"
import "github.com/joshtronic/go-holidayapi"
hapi := holidayapi.NewV1("__YOUR_API_KEY__")
holidays, err := hapi.Holidays(map[string]interface{}{
  "country": "AF-KAN",
  "year": "2021",
})
import { HolidayAPI } from 'holidayapi';
const key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
const holidayApi = new HolidayAPI({ key });
holidayApi.holidays({
  country: 'AF-KAN',
  year: '2021',
});
$key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__';
$holiday_api = new \HolidayAPI\Client(['key' => $key]);
$holidays = $holiday_api->holidays([
  'country' => 'AF-KAN',
  'year' => '2021',
]);
$Body = @{}
$Body.key = "__YOUR_API_KEY__"
$Body.country = "AF-KAN"
$Body.year = "2021"
$Result = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $Url -Body $Body
$Result.holidays
import holidayapi
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = holidayapi.v1(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'AF-KAN',
  'year': '2021',
})
require 'ruby-holidayapi'
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = HolidayAPI::V1.new(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'AF-KAN',
  'year': '2021',
})