HOLIDAYNAME OF HOLIDAYTYPE OF HOLIDAY
January 1New Year's Day- Optional Holiday
January 20Muharram(Ashura)*- Public Holiday
February 3Swarashwati Puja- Optional Holiday
February 12Maghi Purnima- Optional Holiday
February 21Shahid Dibosh- Public Holiday
February 26Shibratri- Optional Holiday
March 1Voshma Budhbar- Optional Holiday
March 14Doljattra- Optional Holiday
March 21Eid-e-Miladunnabi*- Public Holiday
March 26Independence Day- Public Holiday
March 29Akheri Chahar Somba- Optional Holiday
April 12Holy Brishashpotibar- Optional Holiday
April 13Chaitra Sangkranti- Optional Holiday
April 14Bangla New Year- Public Holiday
April 14Holy Shanibar- Optional Holiday
April 15Easter Sunday- Optional Holiday
April 16Easter Monday- Optional Holiday
April 30Fateha-i-Yajdaham- Optional Holiday
May 1May Day- Public Holiday
May 20Buddha Purnima- Public Holiday
July 1Bank Holiday- Bank Holiday
July 9Ashari Purnima- Optional Holiday
August 15Bangabandu Death Anniversary- Mourning Day
August 17Lailatul Barat*- Public Holiday
August 24Jonmashtami- Public Holiday
September 6Modhu Purnima- Optional Holiday
September 13Ramadan (1st Day)*- Occasion
September 22Mohalaya- Optional Holiday
September 26Jumatul Wida*- Public Holiday
September 28Lailatul Qadr*- Public Holiday
October 1Durgapuja (Saptami)- Optional Holiday
October 2Eid ul Fitr*- Public Holiday
October 3Eid ul Fitr*- Public Holiday
October 4Eid ul Fitr*- Public Holiday
October 5Prabarana Purnima- Optional Holiday
October 6Laksmi puja- Optional Holiday
October 9Durgapuja (B Dashami)- Public Holiday
October 21Sri Sri Shayama Puja- Optional Holiday
November 7National Revolution Day- Public Holiday
November 10Noor Hossain Day- Occasion
December 8Eid-Ul-Azha*- Public Holiday
December 9Eid-Ul-Azha*- Public Holiday
December 10Eid-Ul-Azha*- Public Holiday
December 16Victory Day- Public Holiday
December 25Christmas- Public Holiday
December 31Bank Holiday- Bank Holiday

* Subject to sighting of moon *

LIST OF OFFICIAL HOLIDAY IN OTHER COUNTRIES OF WORLD 2008