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Holidays & Observances in Lesotho

Lesotho is an African country completely surrounded by South Africa. Tradition is extremely important to the Lesotho people. Though their relationship with South Africa keeps them connected to the western world, they remain deeply in touch with their traditional roots. Most of the population practices Christianity and celebrate its holidays, but they also remember their traditional religions.


Upcoming Popular Holidays

Country Observances

Common Observance Country Holiday Observance Type Holiday Date
Christmas Christmas Eve Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Christmas Christmas National, Federal, Bank, Public
Boxing Day - St. Stephen's Day Boxing Day - St. Stephen's Day Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Good Friday Good Friday Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Easter Easter Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Easter Monday Easter Monday Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Independence Day Independence Day Lesotho National, Federal, Bank, Public