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The Embassy will be closed on the following days in 2021

No.

Day

Date

Holiday

1

Monday

15 February

Former socialist Russian troops defeat and exit day from Afghanistan

2

Sunday

21 March

New Solar Year (Naw Roz) and Farmer’s Day

3

Monday

22 March

New Solar Year (Naw Roz) and Farmer’s Day

4

Tuesday

13 April *

First day of Ramadan

5

Wednesday

28 April

Celebration of Islamic Revolution of Afghanistan

6

Thursday

13 May *

First Day of Eid ul Fitr

7

Monday

19 July

Arafat

8

Tuesday

20 July *

First Day of Eid ul Adha

9

Wednesday

21 July

Second Day of Eidul Adha

10

Thursday

22 July

Third Day of Eidul Adha

11

Wednesday

18 August

Tenth of Moharam, Ashora

12

Thursday

19 August

The Independence Day of Afghanistan

13

Thursday

9 September

Martyrs and Ahmad Shah Masoud Day

14

Tuesday

19 October

Prophet Mohamad birthday / Mowlod-e-Sharif

* Subject to the sighting of the Moon

In addition to the public holidays listed above, the Embassy will remain closed from 24 to 31 December 2021 due to Christmas holidays.