Years: 2023 2024 2025

Myanmar Public Holidays List 2023

Following are the list of Public, Office, School, Bank Holidays in Myanmar year 2023

S.no.DateHolidayType
101 Jan, SundayNew Year HolidayNational holiday
204 Jan, WednesdayIndependence DayNational holiday
312 Feb, SundayUnion DayNational holiday
418 Feb, SaturdayMaha ShivaratriHinduism
502 Mar, ThursdayPeasants' DayNational holiday
606 Mar, MondayFull Moon Day of TabaungNational holiday
708 Mar, WednesdayHoliHinduism
821 Mar, TuesdayMarch EquinoxSeason
927 Mar, MondayArmed Forces' DayNational holiday
1013 Apr, ThursdayMaha Thingyan (Water Festival)National holiday
1114 Apr, FridayMaha Thingyan (Water Festival)National holiday
1215 Apr, SaturdayMaha Thingyan (Water Festival)National holiday
1316 Apr, SundayMaha Thingyan (Water Festival)National holiday
1401 May, MondayLabor Day / May DayNational holiday
1521 Jun, WednesdayJune SolsticeSeason
1629 Jun, ThursdayEid al-AdhaNational holiday
1719 Jul, WednesdayMartyrs' DayNational holiday
1801 Aug, TuesdayFull Moon Day of Waso (Beginning of Buddhist Lent)National holiday
1930 Aug, WednesdayRaksha BandhanHinduism
2006 Sep, WednesdayJanmashtamiHinduism
2119 Sep, TuesdayGanesh ChaturthiHinduism
2223 Sep, SaturdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
2315 Oct, SundayNavaratriHinduism
2424 Oct, TuesdayDussehraHinduism
2528 Oct, SaturdayFull Moon Day of Thadingyut Holiday (End of Buddhist Lent)National holiday
2629 Oct, SundayFull Moon Day of Thadingyut (End of Buddhist Lent)National holiday
2730 Oct, MondayFull Moon Day of Thadingyut Holiday (End of Buddhist Lent)National holiday
2812 Nov, SundayDiwali/DeepavaliNational holiday
2926 Nov, SundayFull Moon Day of Tazaungmone HolidayNational holiday
3027 Nov, MondayFull Moon Day of TazaungmoneNational holiday
3109 Dec, SaturdayNational DayNational holiday
3222 Dec, FridayDecember SolsticeSeason
3325 Dec, MondayChristmas DayNational holiday
3431 Dec, SundayNew Year HolidayNational holiday

New Year Holiday (01 Jan) : New Year Holiday is a public holiday in Myanmar

Independence Day (04 Jan) : Independence Day is a public holiday in Myanmar

Union Day (12 Feb) : Union Day is a public holiday in Myanmar

Maha Shivaratri (18 Feb) : Maha Shivaratri is a Hindu holiday in Myanmar

Peasants' Day (02 Mar) : Peasants' Day is a public holiday in Myanmar

Full Moon Day of Tabaung (06 Mar) : Full Moon Day of Tabaung is a public holiday in Myanmar

Holi (08 Mar) : Holi is a spring festival of colors celebrated by Hindus, Sikhs and others. It celebrates the triumph of good over evil and the upcoming season of spring. The festival can last up to sixteen days.

March Equinox (21 Mar) : March Equinox in Myanmar (Naypyidaw)

Armed Forces' Day (27 Mar) : Armed Forces' Day is a public holiday in Myanmar

Maha Thingyan (Water Festival) (13 Apr) : Maha Thingyan (Water Festival) is a public holiday in Myanmar

Maha Thingyan (Water Festival) (14 Apr) : Maha Thingyan (Water Festival) is a public holiday in Myanmar

Maha Thingyan (Water Festival) (15 Apr) : Maha Thingyan (Water Festival) is a public holiday in Myanmar

Maha Thingyan (Water Festival) (16 Apr) : Maha Thingyan (Water Festival) is a public holiday in Myanmar

Labor Day / May Day (01 May) : Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.

June Solstice (21 Jun) : June Solstice in Myanmar (Naypyidaw)

Eid al-Adha (29 Jun) : Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is an Islamic festival falling on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (Thou al-Hijja) to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son.

Martyrs' Day (19 Jul) : Martyrs' Day is a public holiday in Myanmar

Full Moon Day of Waso (Beginning of Buddhist Lent) (01 Aug) : Full Moon Day of Waso (Beginning of Buddhist Lent) is a public holiday in Myanmar

Raksha Bandhan (30 Aug) : Raksha Bandhan is a Hindu holiday in Myanmar

Janmashtami (06 Sep) : Krishna Janmashtami is a Hindu festival that celebrates the birth of Krishna, the eighth incarnation of the god Vishnu. It is celebrated on the eighth day of the Hindu month of Bhadrava (Bhadrapada), which is usually in August or September.

Ganesh Chaturthi (19 Sep) : Ganesh Chaturthi is a Hindu holiday in Myanmar

September Equinox (23 Sep) : September Equinox in Myanmar (Naypyidaw)

Navaratri (15 Oct) : Navaratri is a Hindu holiday in Myanmar

Dussehra (24 Oct) : Dussehra is a Hindu holiday in Myanmar

Full Moon Day of Thadingyut Holiday (End of Buddhist Lent) (28 Oct) : Full Moon Day of Thadingyut Holiday (End of Buddhist Lent) is a public holiday in Myanmar

Full Moon Day of Thadingyut (End of Buddhist Lent) (29 Oct) : Full Moon Day of Thadingyut (End of Buddhist Lent) is a public holiday in Myanmar

Full Moon Day of Thadingyut Holiday (End of Buddhist Lent) (30 Oct) : Full Moon Day of Thadingyut Holiday (End of Buddhist Lent) is a public holiday in Myanmar

Diwali/Deepavali (12 Nov) : Diwali, also known as the Festival of Lights, is one of the most popular Hindu festivals.

Full Moon Day of Tazaungmone Holiday (26 Nov) : Full Moon Day of Tazaungmone Holiday is a public holiday in Myanmar

Full Moon Day of Tazaungmone (27 Nov) : Full Moon Day of Tazaungmone is a public holiday in Myanmar

National Day (09 Dec) : National Day is a public holiday in Myanmar

December Solstice (22 Dec) : December Solstice in Myanmar (Naypyidaw)

Christmas Day (25 Dec) : Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.

New Year Holiday (31 Dec) : New Year Holiday is a public holiday in Myanmar