Pakistan holidays are celebrated according to the Islamic or Gregorian calendars for religious and civil purposes, respectively. Religious festivals like Eid are celebrated according to the Islamic Calander whereas other national holidays like international labour day, Pakistan day, and Quaid-i-Azam Day are celebrated according to theGregirian Calender.
Holidays in Pakistan
یوم یکجحتی کشمیرYoum-e-Yekjehty-e-Kashmir
Protest against Indian administration inJammu and Kashmir.
Commemorates the Lahore Resoulation, which formally demanded an independent Muslim-majority state to be created out of the British Indian Empire; the republic was also declared on this day in 1956.A parade is also held on this day to display weapons.
Celebrates the achievements of workers
Marking Pakistani independence from the United Kindom ,formation of Pakistan by partition of India in 1947
Birthday of national poet Muhammad Iqbal
Birthday of Quaid- azam
یوم ولادت قائداعظمYoum-e-Viladat-e-Quaid-e-Azam
Birthday of Muhammad Ali Jinnah founder of Pakistan
Holidays of the (Luner Islamic Calender)
Marks the end of the Hajj pilgrimage; sacrifices offered on this day commemorate Abrihim Willingness to sacrifice his son
Marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadhan
Birth and Death of Holly Prophet
عيد ميلاد النبی
Birthday of the Islamic prophet Muhammad
Muharram9th & 10th
Marks the day Prophet Musa crossed the Red Sea with the Bani Isra’eel; Karbala Day for Shias to the mourn for the martyred Imam Hussan ibna Ali