Paktīkā, Afghanistan

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Paktīkā, Afghanistan for 2016 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.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Friday Durin's Day
February 15th Monday Liberation Day Long weekend.
February 23rd Tuesday Founder's Day
February 29th Monday Leap Day
March 3rd Thursday UN World Wildlife Day
March 8th Tuesday Mother's Day
March 20th Sunday New Year's Day
March 20th Sunday March Equinox
March 20th Sunday Weasel Stomping Day
April 6th Wednesday Second Contact Day
April 28th Thursday Mujahideen Victory Day
May 1st Sunday International Workers' Day
May 10th Tuesday Whacking Day
May 25th Wednesday The Glorious Twenty-Fifth of May
June 19th Sunday Father's Day
June 20th Monday June Solstice
June 22nd Wednesday Summerween
July 4th Monday Freedom Day
July 6th Wednesday Festival of Breaking the Fast
August 18th Thursday Mail Order Catalog Day
August 19th Friday Independence Day Long weekend.
August 30th Tuesday Mewmaw's Day
September 11th Sunday Day of Arafah
September 12th Monday Feast of the Sacrifice Long weekend.
September 20th Tuesday Unification Day
September 22nd Thursday September Equinox
October 11th Tuesday Ashura
October 31st Monday Harry Potter Day
November 24th Thursday Hogswatch
December 11th Sunday Birth of the Prophet
December 21st Wednesday December Solstice
December 25th Sunday Winter Veil
December 25th Sunday Decemberween
December 31st Saturday 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.

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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="AF-PKA" -d year="2016" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"