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PUBLIC HOLIDAYS IN GERMANY
Needs to learn the recognized public holidays in Germany? Or have to know school holiday dates in Germany?

A public holiday in Germany is a holiday usually recognized by German law makers and is usually a non working day throughout the year. The public holidays in Germany are usually days to commemorate an event, such as the anniversary of a historic celebration (eg: Independence day), or could be a faith based festivity such as Easter.

An extensive list of public holidays in Germany along with short explanation of particular holidays including German celebrations are detailed on this web page.

National Holidays in Germany | Festivals in Germany | German Public Holidays
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German National Holidays
The German National Day is a selected date on the 3 October (1990) to commemorate the Unity Day of Germany.

Often this public holiday in Germany is not known as National Day. Nevertheless, financial institutions, schools along with other public buildings can be shut.

The First of January is celebrated as The New Year in Germany to mark the start of a new calendar year.

May Day is yet another nationwide holiday in Germany that is observed to observe the accomplishments of the work movement.
Festivities In Germany
Christmas Day is a public holiday in the majority of of the nations and observed on December 25 to rejoice the birth of Jesus.

The Orthodox Christian and Western-Roman Catholic patronal feast day or 'name day' are observed in each place's patron saint's day, based on the Calendar of saints.

The biggest holidays for Muslims in Germany are Eid ul-Fitr. This is observed right after the conclusion of Ramadan and Eid al-Adha that is celebrated at the conclusion of the Hajj.

Diwali (Festival of Light) is among the important holidays celebrated by Hindus, Jains and Sikhs who live in Germany.

Jews who reside in Germany commemorate numerous celebrations: the Passover (Spring Feasts of Pesach) and Shavuot, the Rosh Hashanah (start of the Year), Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement), Sukkot (Tabernacles), and Shemini Atzeret (Eighth Day of Assembly).
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More information about the public holidays including school holidays term dates in Germany can be found at http://Germany.PublicHolidaysCalendar.com
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