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Public holidays in Senegal

This is a list of public holidays in Senegal.[1]

Public holidays

  • January 1: New Year's Day
  • January 13: Grand Magal of Touba
  • April 4: Independence Day
  • April 9: Easter Monday
  • May 1: Labour Day
  • May 5 : Beginning of Ramadan
  • May 17: Ascension Day
  • May 28: Whit Monday
  • June 4 : End of Ramadan
  • August 15: Assumption of Mary
  • August 19: Korité/ Eid al-Fitr (marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan)
  • October 26: Tabaski (Feast of the Sacrifice)
  • November 1: All Saints' Day
  • November 20: Prophet Mohammed's Birthday
  • November 24: Tamkharit (Ashoura)
  • December 25: Christmas Day

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