Indonesia Public Holidays 2011
(Daftar Hari Besar / Hari Libur Nasional Indonesia Tahun Kalender 2011)
Indonesian public holidays are largely made of religious festivals, such as Hindu’s Hari Raya Nyepi or Christian’s Good Friday. Expectedly, for a country with Mosleem-majority population, there are more public holidays for Islamic festivals.
Other public holidays include international holidays such as New Year day, or national holidays such as Hari Proklamasi Kemerdekaan R.I. We have compiled the list of Indonesian public holidays of 2011.
These 2011 public holidays are celebrated throughout Indonesia, including Jakarta, Medan, Batam, Surabaya, and other parts of Indonesia.
There has been an official announcement from the government regarding Indonesian 2011 public holidays. The following Indonesia holiday 2011 calendar is based on the official holiday announcement.
List of Indonesia Public Holidays 2011
Kalender Hari Libur Nasional Indonesia Tahun 2011 / Below is the Indonesian 2011 holidays calendar :
Tahun Baru Masehi
International New Year’s Day
Saturday, 1 January 2011
Tahun Baru Imlek
Lunar / Chinese New Year – 1st day of 1st month of lunar calendar
(read about Chinese New Year 2011)
Thursday, 3 February 2011
Maulid Nabi Muhammad SAW
Mouloud (Birth of the Prophet) – Birthday of the Islamic Prophet Muhammad, falls on 12th of Rabi’-ul-Awwal of Islamic Calendar
Tuesday, 15 February 2011
Hari Raya Nyepi (Tahun Baru Saka)
Bali New Year – Balinese “Day of Silence” that falls on Bali’s Lunar New Year. Nyepi is primarily a Hindu holiday
Saturday, 5 March 2011
Wafat Isa Al-Masih (Jumat Agung)
Good Friday – Date varies; this is the Friday before Easter Sunday 2011, which is the first Sunday after the first Paschal Full Moon following the official vernal equinox.
Friday, 22 April 2011
Hari Raya Waisak
Vesak Day – Buddha’s Birthday, usually is celebrated on the first full moon day in the month of May
Indonesia Hari Waisak 2011
Tuesday, 17 May 2011
Kenaikan Isa Al-Masih
Thursday, 2 June 2011
Lailat al Miraj
Ascension of the Prophet
Wednesday, 29 June 2011
Hari Proklamasi Kemerdekaan R.I.
Indonesian National Day – Celebrating Indonesia’s proclamation of independence in year 1945
Wednesday, 17 August 2011
Hari Raya Idul Fitri / Lebaran
Eid al-Fitr – End of Ramadan. Symbolize winning from the evil after 1 month of fasting.
Tuesday, 30 August 2011
Wednesday, 31 August 2011
Hari Raya Idul Adha / Hari Raya Haji
Eid al-Adha Feast of the Sacrifice / Kurban
Sunday, 6 November 2011
Tahun Baru 1432 Hijriyah
Al-Hijra Islamic New Year according to Islamic calendar, falls on 1st of Muharram
Sunday, 27 November 2011
Hari Raya Natal
Christmas Day / Boxing Day
Sunday, 25 December 2011
Happy Indonesia Holidays 2011 !
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