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PUBLIC HOLIDAYS IN URUGUAY
Wants to know the official public holidays in Uruguay? Or need to know school holiday dates in Uruguay?

A public holiday in Uruguay is a holiday generally established by Uruguayan law makers and is normally a non working day during the year. The public holidays in Uruguay are generally days to celebrate an occasion, like the anniversary of a historical event (eg: Independence day), or can be a religious celebration like Christmas.

A comprehensive list of public holidays in Uruguay with brief description of respective holidays including Uruguayan festivals are listed on this webpage.

National Holidays in Uruguay | Festivals in Uruguay | Uruguayan Public Holidays
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Uruguayan National Holidays
The Uruguayan National Day is a designated date on the 25 August (1825) to celebrate the Independence Day of Uruguay.

Often this public holiday in Uruguay is not called as National Day. However, the banks, schools and other public buildings will be closed.

The 1st of January is celebrated as The New Year in Uruguay to mark the beginning of a new calendar year.

May Day is another national holiday in Uruguay which is observed to commemorate the achievements of the labor movement.
Festivities In Uruguay
Christmas Day is a public holiday in most of the countries and observed on December 25 to commemorate the birth of Jesus.

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

The largest holidays for Muslims in Uruguay are Eid ul-Fitr. This is celebrated immediately after the end of Ramadan and Eid al-Adha which is celebrated at the conclusion of the Hajj.

Diwali (Festival of Light) is one of the biggest holidays observed by Hindus, Jains and Sikhs who reside in Uruguay.

Jews who live in Uruguay celebrate several festivals: the Passover (Spring Feasts of Pesach) and Shavuot, the Rosh Hashanah (beginning 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 Uruguay can be found at http://Uruguay.PublicHolidaysCalendar.com
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