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2022 Public Holidays in Iran

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There are 28 officially recognized public holidays in Iran.

Public holidays are days of celebration where countries celebrate important historical or religious events. In some cases, there are public holidays which are celebrated exclusively in certain region of the country.

28 Public Holidays

English name
Date
Martyrdom of Fatima-ZaharaJanuary 6, 2022
Anniversary of Islamic RevolutionFebruary 11, 2022
Birthday of Imam AliFebruary 14, 2022
Mabaas of MuhammadFebruary 28, 2022
Birthday of Imam MahdiMarch 18, 2022
Nationalization of the Iranian oil industryMarch 20, 2022
NowruzMarch 21, 2022
NowruzMarch 22, 2022
NowruzMarch 23, 2022
NowruzMarch 24, 2022
Islamic Republic DayApril 1, 2022
Sizdah BedarApril 2, 2022
Martyrdom of Imam AliApril 22, 2022
End of Ramadan (Eid al-Fitr)May 2, 2022
Holyday for Fetr EeidMay 3, 2022
Martyrdom of Imam JafarMay 26, 2022
Imam Khomeini's DemiseJune 4, 2022
Revolt of Khordad 15June 5, 2022
Feast of the Sacrifice (Eid al-Adha)July 9, 2022
Eid al-GhadeerJuly 17, 2022
TasouaAugust 7, 2022
AshouraAugust 8, 2022
Arbaeen-e HosseiniSeptember 16, 2022
Demise of Prophet Muhammad and Imam Hassan (Mujtaba)September 24, 2022
Martyrdom of Imam RezaSeptember 26, 2022
Martyrdom of Imam HassanOctober 4, 2022
Birthday of Muhammad ProphetOctober 13, 2022
Martyrdom of Fatima-ZaharaDecember 27, 2022