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Find out when public holidays in Sri Lanka are held so you can better plan your Sri Lankan holiday.
|January||Monday||14||Tamil Thai Pongal Day|
|January||Friday||25||Milad-Un-Nabi (Holy Prophet's Birthday)|
|January||Saturday||26||Duruthu Full Moon Poya Day|
|February||Monday||25||Navam Full Moon Poya Day|
|March||Tuesday||26||Madin Full Moon Poya Day|
|April||Saturday||13||Day Prior to Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day|
|April||Sunday||14||Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day|
|April||Thursday||25||Bak Full Moon Poya Day|
|May||Friday||24||Vesak Full Moon Poya Day|
|May||Saturday||25||Day Following Vesak Full Moon Poya Day|
|June||Sunday||23||Poson Full Moon Poya Day|
|July||Monday||22||Esala Full Moon Poya Day|
|August||Friday||09||Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramazan Festival Day)|
|August||Tuesday||20||Nikini Full Moon Poya Day|
|September||Thursday||19||Binara Full Moon Poya Day|
|October||Wednesday||16||Id-Ul-Alha (HadjiFestival Day)|
|October||Friday||18||Vap Full Moon Poyaday|
|November||Saturday||02||Deepawali Festival Day|
|November||Sunday||17||Il Full Moon Poyaday|
|December||Monday||16||Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day|
* Generally shops & businesses are closed on Poya days.