Public holidays in Pakistan
Public holidays in Pakistan are celebrated according to Islamic or Gregorian calendars for religious and civil purposes, respectively. Religious festivals like Eid are celebrated according to the Isla...
Kashmir Martyrs' Day
Martyrs' Day is observed in Kashmir in remembrance of the people killed on 13 July 1931 by the state forces. On the day Kashmiris were agitating outside the jail premises, at Srinagar, where Abdul Qad...
Defence Day
Defence Day (Urdu: یوم دفاع‎ Yaum-i Difāʿ [jɔːm-e d̪ɪfɑː]) is celebrated in Pakistan as a national day on 6 September in memory of those who were killed in the Indo-Pakistani war of 1965.
Kashmir Solidarity Day
Kashmir Solidarity Day, or Kashmir Day, is a national holiday in Pakistan and also observed by Kashmiri nationalists on 5 February each year. It is in observance of Pakistan’s support of and unity wit...
Yom-e Bab ul-Islam
Yom-e Bab ul-Islam (Urdu: یوم باب الاسلام‎) is observed on 10th Ramadan to commemorate the establishment of Muslim rule by Muhammad bin Qasim in modern Pakistan in 711 AD. Muhammad bin Qasim...
Iqbal Day
Iqbal Day (Urdu: یوم اقبال‎; Yōm-e Iqbāl) is the birthday of Muhammad Iqbal on 9 November. The day is a public holiday in Pakistan. Iqbal, a poet and philosopher, was a great inspiration for...
List of festivals in Pakistan
This is the list of festivals in Pakistan.
Independence Day (Pakistan)
Independence Day (Urdu: یوم آزادی‎; Yaum-e Āzādī), observed annually on 14 August, is a national holiday in Pakistan, commemorating the day when Pakistan achieved independence and was declar...
Youm-e-Takbir
Youm-e-Takbir (Urdu: یوم تکبیر ‎, lit. The day of greatness) is celebrated as a national day in Pakistan on May 28 in commemoration of Chagai-I and Chagai-II when Pakistan detonated seven nu...
Pakistan Day
Pakistan Day (Urdu: یوم پاکستان, lit. Youm-e-Pakistan) or Pakistan Resolution Day, also Republic Day, is a national holiday in Pakistan to commemorate the Lahore Resolution of 1940 and the adoption of...