Myanmar Public Holidays 2021: Check Complete List Of Myanmar Official Public Holidays 2021 Here

Myanmar Public Holidays 2021 - Myanmar the land of temples, monasteries and aces is sought after holiday spot for both people in Myanmar and outside and Myanmar Public holidays 2021 will thus help those in Myanmar to plan their holidays accordingly and use their holidays wisely. Given below in the article is the Myanmar public holidays 2021 calendar.

by Maria Thomas

Updated Apr 15, 2021

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Myanmar Public Holidays 2021: Check Complete List Of Myanmar Official Public Holidays 2021 Here

Myanmar Public Holidays 2021

Myanmar Public Holidays 2021 are the holidays for the year 2021 celebrated by the country Myanmar. Myanmar is a country located in Southeast Asia bordered by Bangladesh, India, China, Laos and Thailand. Myanmar Public Holidays 2021 are basically the holidays for this country. The knowledge of these holidays is something that all citizens of the country should be aware of as these holidays would enable them to understand how the year 2021 would be. Moreover these holidays are also indicative of the holidays that the employees and students would get in the year 2021. Generally holidays as such have a great effect on the public who enthrall at the sight of a holiday and this is one of the reasons why there is always an increased search for the holidays of any particular country.  Some of the most searched for holidays in the United Kingdom are Myanmar public holidays 2021 calendar. Given below are these Myanmar Public holidays for the year 2021 in a table format with the dates of the holidays and their respective holiday names.

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Myanmar Official Public Holidays 2021

Myanmar Public Holidays 2021 Date
International New Year January 01
Independence Day January 04
Kayin New Year Day January 13
Union Day February 12
Peasants' Day March 02
Full Moon Day of Tabaung March 26,27
Armed Forces Day March 27,28,29
Thingyan Festival April 13,14,15,16,17,18,19
World Worker’s Day May 01
Full Moon Day of Kasone May 25
Martyr's Day July 19
Full Moon Day of Waso (Beginning of Buddhist Lent) July 23
Full Moon Day of Thadingyut (End of Buddhist Lent) October 19,20,21
Full Moon Day of Tazaungmone November 17,18
National Day November 28,29
Christmas Day December 24,25
New Year Eve Day December 31

Myanmar The Country

Myanmar is a country in Southeast Asia bordered by a number of countries on all sides. The country is bordered by Bangladesh and India in the northwest, China in the northeast, Laos and Thailand in the east. Myanmar is often known by the name Burma though officially it is the Republic of the Union of Myanmar. Since the name of the country has been many there have been a number of confusions, disputes and discrepancies with regard to whether the country should be called Myanmar or Burma officially. Both these names are Burmese. After a lot of contemplations and considerations and disputes the name was officially made into Republic of the Union of Myanmar. Myanmar is one of the largest countries in Asia. This country as stated earlier has great holiday spots making people wonder about the Myanmar Public Holidays especially for 2021. Knowing these holidays in advance would enable the people to plan their holidays and book tickets in advance making it easier for those who wish to visit places during these holidays.

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Myanmar Public Holidays 2021 Calendar

Holidays are the time of the year when we enjoy, relax and have fun. The delight and enjoyment that holidays give one knows no bar. People belonging to all ages love holidays. Holidays are also one of the most anticipated days and times of the year. Though there are always preferences as some may prefer Christmas holidays while others may enjoy Easter holidays, holidays in general have a happy tone to it. These preferences are very subjective but the geographical conditions and the cultural background of that locale also plays an important role in deciding these preferences. As in some places certain holidays are celebrated with gusto making that holiday a preference for the people hailing from that locale. A country generally has a number of holidays that are of different types ranging from National holidays, religious/ cultural holidays to even international holidays. Religious and cultural holidays are generally the most awaited holidays because these holidays generally come as multiple days. And it is usually during festivals that families get together and celebrate.

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Myanmar Holiday Spots

Holidays are that time of year when we pack our picnic bags and venture out to visit the various holiday spots in the country. Myanmar is a country that is filled with various holiday spots ranging from monasteries and temples to caves and lakes. This is a country that has both natural resources as holiday spots as well as ancient and modern buildings that serve as holiday spots. Given below are some of the Holiday spots one might find in Myanmar which you can visit during the Myanmar public holidays.

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Golden Rock - Golden Rock, is locally referred to as Kyaiktiyo Zedi is a famous Buddhist site as it is believed that this rock has the strand of Buddha’s hair. Moreover the rock stand at the edge of a cliff as if about to fall and the entire rock is covered in golden leaf

Shwenandaw Monastery - Shwenandaw Monastery is an ancient Buddhist monastery located in the city of Mandalay. This is more commonly referred to as Golden Palace. The monastery is believed to have been built by King Thibaw Min  

Ngapali Beach - This is one of the most popular beach destinations in Myanamarfor holidays.

Taung Kalat Monastery - Taung Kalat is a Buddhist monastery located on top of Mount Popa. 

Inle Lake - This is a freshwater lake in the Taunggyi District of Shan State in Myanmar

Shwedagon Pagoda - The Shwedagon or more commonly known as the Greater Dragon Pagoda is considered to be the most sacred site in Buddhism. This religious site is also said to contain a strand of Buddha’s hair and other relics. Over the centuries, it is believed that this pagoda has grown from 8 meters to 99 meters. 

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Myanmar Holidays

Amongst the many Myanmar Public holidays there are some that are unique to Myanmar and are celebrated as a part of the Myanmar traditions. Of these, one of the most significant festivals is the Thingyan festival that is celebrated across a few days in April and would probably span 5 to 6 days. This festival is huge in Myanmar and has roots in both Buddhism and Hinduism. There are even representations of a few Hindu gods like Lord Ganesha and Lord Brahma. All 5 days are considered important in the Thingyan festival. This year the Thingyan festival is from 13th April 2021 to 19th April 2021. They even observe Full moon days and declare holidays for certain full Moon days like Full Moon Day of Tabaung. Sometimes these Full Moon Day observances are accompanied by the Buddhist lents. They even respect  the farmers because of whom we have food on our table today and have reserved a special day for them called the Peasants day which is celebrated on 2nd March. These are just of the holidays in Myanmar which has a whole host of holidays. 

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Myanmar Public Holidays 2021 - FAQs

1. Where is Myanmar?

Myanmar is a country located in Southeast Asia bordered by Bangladesh, India, China, Laos and Thailand

2. What is the capital of Myanmar?

Naypyitaw s the capital of Myanmar

3. What are some of the holidays spots in Myanmar?
  • Golden Rock
  • Shwedagon Pagoda
  • Shwenandaw Monastery
  • Taung Kalat Monastery
  • Ananda Temple
  • Inle Lake
4. Where can I get the Myanmar Public Holidays 2021?

You can get the Myanmar Public Holidays 2021 on our website in the article above

5. When is Kayin New Year Day?

Kayin New Year Day is celebrated on February 12

6. When is Thingyan Festival in Myanmar?

The Thingyan Festival in Myanmar spans from April 13,14,15,16,17,18 to April 19

7. Do the holidays that fall on weekends get replaced to another working day?

No, the holidays that fall on weekends donot get replaced to another working day

8. What is the Thingyan festival?

Thingyan is the Burmese New Year Festival that usually occurs in middle of April. It is a Buddhist festival celebrated over a period of four to five days, 

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