Official Holidays

Following is the list of holidays to be observed by the Embassy of India, Addis Ababa during the year 2019

Sl No
Holiday
Date
Day of the Week
1Ethiopian Christmas7-JanMonday
2Republic Day26-JanSaturday
3Holi21-MarThursday
4Ethiopian Good Friday26-AprFriday
5Buddha Purnima18-MaySaturday
6National Day of Ethiopia (Downfall of the Dergue)28-MayTuesday
7Id-Uz-Zuha (Bakrid)12-AugMonday
8Independence Day15-AugThursday
9Janamashtami24-AugSaturday
10Ethiopian New Year11-SepWednesday
11Ethiopian Meskel27-SepFriday
12Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday2-OctWednesday
13Dussehra8-OctTuesday
14Diwali (Deepavali)27-OctSunday
15Milad-un-Nabi (Birthday of Prophet Mohammad)10-NovSunday
16Guru Nanak’s Birthday12-NovTuesday
17Christmas Day25-DecWednesday

Following is the list of holidays to be observed by the Embassy of India, Addis Ababa during the year 2020

Sl NoHolidayDateDay of the Week
1Ethiopian Christmas7-JanTuesday
2Orthodox Epiphany20-JanMonday
3Republic Day26-JanSunday
4Holi10-MarTuesday
5Ethiopian Good Friday17-AprFriday
6National Day of Ethiopia (Downfall of the Dergue)28-MayThursday
7Id-Uz-Zuha (Bakrid)1-AugSaturday
8Janamashtami12-AugWednesday
9Independence Day15-AugSaturday
10Muharram30-AugSunday
11Ethiopian New Year12-SepSaturday
12Ethiopian Meskel28-SepMonday
13Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday2-OctFriday
14Dussehra25-OctSunday
15Diwali (Deepavali)14-NovSaturday
16Guru Nanak’s Birthday30-NovMonday
17Christmas Day25-DecFriday

  • Address : House No.658, Woreda 07, Kebele 08, Yeka Sub City,
    (Behind Aksum Hotel), P.B.No.528, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
  • Post Box No. 528, Addis Ababa,Ethiopia
  • Working : 9:30 am and 11:30 am on all working days, (Mondays to Fridays) except Holidays.
  • Telephone Numbers : 00-251-11-1235538/39/40/41
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  • E-Mail :hoc.addisababa@mea.gov.in
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