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Tanzania

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Tanzania

Holidays & Observances in Tanzania

Tanzania is an African country made up of two parts: a mainland area formally known as Tanganyika and an island called Zanzibar. It is made up of African people and Arabs. Religiously Tanzania is very diverse, having almost equal numbers of Christian, Muslim, and indigenous belief followers. Religious festivals vary across the country, but there are many national holidays celebrating important historical events and cultural pride that are celebrated all across the nation.

 

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Country Observances

Common Observance Country Holiday Observance Type Holiday Date
Good Friday Good Friday Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Easter Easter Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Easter Monday Easter Monday Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
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