National Holidays 2018

January 01 Monday Duruthu Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
January 14 Sunday Tamil Thai Pongal Day B.P.M.
January 31 Wednesday Navam Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
February 04 Sunday National Day B.P.M.
February 13 Tuesday Mahasivarathri Day B.P.
March 01 Thursday Madin Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
March 30 Friday Good Friday B.P.
March 31 Saturday Bak Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
April 13 Friday Day prior to Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day B.P.M.
April 14 Saturday Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day B.P.M.
April 29 Sunday Vesak Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
April 30 Monday Day following Vesak Full Moon Poya Day B.P.M.
May 01 Tuesday May Day B.P.M.
May 29 Tuesday Adhi Poson Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
June 15 Friday  Id Ul-Fitr (Ramazan Festival Day) B.P.
June 27 Wednesday Poson Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
July 27 Friday  Esala Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
August 22 Wednesday  Id Ul-Alha (Hadji Festival Day) B.P.
August 25 Saturday Nikini Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
September 24 Monday Binara Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
October 24 Wednesday Vap Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
November 06 Tuesday  Deepavali B.P.
November 20 Tuesday Milad un-Nabi (Holy Prophet's Birthday) B.P.M.
November 22 Thursday Ill Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
December 22 Saturday Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
December 25 Tuesday Christmas Day B.P.M.

Special Bank Holidays

January 15 Monday Special bank Holiday (In lieu of Tamil Thai Pongal Day Which falls on a Sunday) B.
February 5 Monday Special bank Holiday (In lieu of National Day Which falls on a Sunday) B.
April 20 Friday Half Day Special Bank Holiday (In lieu of Sinhala and Tamil New Year Day which falls on a Saturday) B.

B – Bank Holiday

P – Public Holiday

M - Mercantile Holiday