2013 Public Holidays in Indonesia

2013 Public Holidays in Indonesia

Date (Gregorian Calendar)

Date (Islamic Calendar)

English Name

Local Name


1 January New Year’s Day Tahun Baru Masehi 
24 January Rabi’ al-awwal 12  Birth of the Prophet Maulid Nabi Muhammad Birthday of the Islamic Prophet Muhammad
10 February   Chinese New Year Tahun Baru Imlek 1st day of 1st month of Chinese Calendar
12 March   Day of Silence Hari Raya Nyepi (Tahun Baru Saka) New Year of Balinese calendar
29 March   Good Friday Wafat Yesus Kristus (Jumat Agung) Date varies; this is the Friday before Easter Sunday, which is the first Sunday after the first Paschal Full Moon following the official vernal equinox 
9 May Ascension Day Kenaikan Yesus Kristus 
25 May Buddha’s Birthday Waisak Date varies according to the Buddhist calendar 
6 June Rajab 27 Ascension of the Prophet  Isra Mi’raj NabiMuhammad
8 – 9 August Shawwal 1-2 Day after Ramadan Idul Fitri (Lebaran Mudik)  Date varies according to the Islamic calendar
17 August Independence Day Hari Proklamasi Kemerdekaan R.I.  Mr. Soekarno and Mr. Hatta as the proclamator
15 October Dhu al-Hijjah 10 Feast of the Sacrifice Idul Adha (Lebaran Haji)  Date varies according to the Islamic calendar
5 November Muharram 1 Islamic New Year Tahun Baru Hijriyah  1st day of the[Muharram], the beginning of the new Islamic year
25 December Christmas Hari Natal 

Additional Holiday

called  “cuti bersama”, or joint leave(s) declared nationwide by the government


(Gregorian Calendar)


5,6 and 7 August Holiday Extension of Idul Fitri 
14 October Holiday Extension of Idul Adha 
26 December Holiday Extension of Christmas 


Original source from Depnakertrans link


About Erwin Muniruzaman

A seasoned HR Practitioner with a span almost 15 years on overall HR experience practice of strategizing, policy making and running HR Service operations in Banking Industry and Retail in Indonesia. Developing HR strategy and practice align with Business Strategy as continuous goals. A passionate Reward designer, genuine Talent strategist and enthusiast Problem solver that always eager to share his ideas, opinions and experiences about HR related topics (especially Indonesian cases) to public, as a speaker as well as a HR blog writer in his personal blog/LinkedIn Profile : http://www.mewarisgagasan.wordpress.com https://id.linkedin.com/erwinmuniruzaman

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