Syrian Official Holidays

Syria Holiday Calendar 2014 – Holidays and festivals are a part of our culture, tradition and nationality. Each country has its own culture and tradition which are largely reflected in the festivals celebrated in a year. Some of this festivals and holidays are also celebrated to mark the birthday of religious saint or guru. The dates for these festivals keep on changing in a calendar year. Some of the religious observance is based on the sighting of the Moon. Her we have provided below dates for festivals celebrated in Syria.

Syria Holiday Calendar 2014

January 2014 1 Wednesday New Year’s Day
13 Monday Mouloud (Birth of the Prophet)
March 2014 8 Saturday Revolution Day
21 Friday Mother’s Day
April 2014 17 Thursday Independence Day
20 Sunday Easter Sunday
May 2014 1 Thursday Labour Day
6 Tuesday Martyrs’ Day
July 2014 27 Sunday Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)
28 Monday Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)
29 Tuesday Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)
30 Wednesday Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)
October 2014 3 Friday Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)
4 Saturday Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)
5 Sunday Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)
6 Monday Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)
6 Monday October Liberation War
25 Saturday Islamic New Year
December 2014 25 Thursday Christmas Day

 

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