Mayotte Public Holidays List 2023
Following are the list of Public, Office, School, Bank Holidays in Mayotte year 2023
|1||01 Jan, Sunday||New Year's Day||National holiday|
|2||18 Feb, Saturday||Mi'raj||Observance|
|3||21 Mar, Tuesday||March Equinox||Season|
|4||10 Apr, Monday||Easter Monday||National holiday|
|5||22 Apr, Saturday||Eid al-Fitr||Observance|
|6||27 Apr, Thursday||Abolition Day||National holiday|
|7||01 May, Monday||Labour Day||National holiday|
|8||08 May, Monday||Victory Day||Observance|
|9||18 May, Thursday||Ascension Day||Observance|
|10||29 May, Monday||Whit Monday||Observance|
|11||21 Jun, Wednesday||June Solstice||Season|
|12||29 Jun, Thursday||Eid al-Adha||National holiday|
|13||14 Jul, Friday||French National Day||Observance|
|14||15 Aug, Tuesday||Assumption of Mary||Observance|
|15||23 Sep, Saturday||September Equinox||Season|
|16||27 Sep, Wednesday||The Prophet's Birthday||Observance|
|17||01 Nov, Wednesday||All Saints' Day||Observance|
|18||11 Nov, Saturday||Armistice Day||Observance|
|19||22 Dec, Friday||December Solstice||Season|
|20||25 Dec, Monday||Christmas Day||Observance|
New Year's Day (01 Jan) : New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Mi'raj (18 Feb) : Isra and Mi'raj (Isra Me'raj, Israa and Mi'raaj, Laylat Al-Isra wa Al-Miraj, Lailat al Miraj, Night Journey and Ascension to Heaven) marks the night that the Prophet Mohammad traveled from Mecca to Jerusalem, ascended to heaven and returned.
March Equinox (21 Mar) : March Equinox in Mayotte (Mamoudzou)
Easter Monday (10 Apr) : Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Eid al-Fitr (22 Apr) : Eid-al-Fitr is a holiday to mark the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast during the hours of daylight.
Abolition Day (27 Apr) : Abolition Day is a public holiday in Mayotte
Labour Day (01 May) : Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Victory Day (08 May) : Victory Day is a optional holiday in Mayotte
Ascension Day (18 May) : Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It is a religious holiday that commemorates the ascension of Jesus Christ into heaven.
Whit Monday (29 May) : Whit Monday, or Pentecost Monday, is a Christian holiday that falls on the day after Pentecost, which is also known as Whit Sunday or Whitsunday.
June Solstice (21 Jun) : June Solstice in Mayotte (Mamoudzou)
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.
French National Day (14 Jul) : French National Day is a optional holiday in Mayotte
Assumption of Mary (15 Aug) : The Christian feast of the Assumption of Mary is on or around Aug 15 in most countries. A few celebrate Assumption Day at other times of the year.
September Equinox (23 Sep) : September Equinox in Mayotte (Mamoudzou)
The Prophet's Birthday (27 Sep) : Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.
All Saints' Day (01 Nov) : Many churches honor all their saints on All Saints' Day, also known as All Hallows' Day.
Armistice Day (11 Nov) : Armistice Day is a optional holiday in Mayotte
December Solstice (22 Dec) : December Solstice in Mayotte (Mamoudzou)
Christmas Day (25 Dec) : Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.