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1 Upcoming holidays and observances Saturday Oct 8 Independence Croatia Saturday Oct 8 Phulpati (Dashain) Nepal Saturday Oct 8 Battle of Angamos Peru Sunday Oct 9 Double Ninth Festival Sunday Oct 9 Independence of Guayaquil Sunday Oct 9 of the Valencian Community Sunday Oct 9 Hangeul Proclamation China Ecuador Spain South Korea Sunday Oct 9 Astami (Dashain) Nepal Sunday Oct 9 Double Ninth Taiwan

2 Sunday Oct 9 Independence Uganda Monday Oct 10 of respect for cultural diversity Argentina Monday Oct 10 Thanksgiving Canada Monday Oct 10 Thanksgiving Canada Monday Oct 10 Columbus Chile Monday Oct 10 Beginning of the War of Independence Cuba Monday Oct 10 Curaçao Curaçao Monday Oct 10 Fiji Fiji Monday Oct 10 Columbus Guam Monday Oct 10 Chung Yeung Festival Hong Kong

3 Monday Oct 10 Sports Japan Monday Oct 10 Party Foundation North Korea Monday Oct 10 Mother's Malawi Monday Oct 10 Nawami (Dashain) Nepal Monday Oct 10 of the Maroons Suriname Monday Oct 10 National /Double Tenth Taiwan Monday Oct 10 Columbus United States Monday Oct 10 Virgin Islands - Puerto Rico Friendship (Columbus ) US Virgin Islands Tuesday Oct 11 Ashura Bangladesh Tuesday Oct 11 National Heroes The Bahamas

4 Tuesday Oct 11 Dashain Bhutan Tuesday Oct 11 of Achura Algeria Tuesday Oct 11 Dussehra (Maha Navami) India Tuesday Oct 11 Tassoua Iran Tuesday Oct 11 First of Ashura Lebanon Tuesday Oct 11 of People s Uprising Macedonia, Republic of Tuesday Oct 11 Dashami (Dashain) Nepal Tuesday Oct 11 First of Ashura Pakistan Wednesday Oct 12 Ashura Afghanistan Wednesday Oct 12 Yom Kippur Argentina Wednesday Oct 12 Yom Kippur Australia, Canada, Israel, Macedonia, Republic of, United Kingdom, United

5 States, United States Wednesday Oct 12 Indigenous Resistance s Wednesday Oct 12 Our Lady Aparecida/Children's Bolivia Brazil Wednesday Oct 12 Pan American Belize Wednesday Oct 12 of the Cultures Costa Rica Wednesday Oct 12 Hispanic Spain Wednesday Oct 12 Ashura Gambia Wednesday Oct 12 Independence Equatorial Guinea Wednesday Oct 12 Dia de la raza Guatemala Wednesday Oct 12 Columbus Honduras Wednesday Oct 12 Muharram/Ashura India

6 Wednesday Oct 12 Ashura Iraq Wednesday Oct 12 Ashura Iran Wednesday Oct 12 Columbus Mexico Wednesday Oct 12 Indigenous Resistance Nicaragua Wednesday Oct 12 Ekadashi (Dashain) Nepal Wednesday Oct 12 Second of Ashura Pakistan Wednesday Oct 12 Columbus Puerto Rico Wednesday Oct 12 Ashura Somalia Wednesday Oct 12 Columbus El Salvador Wednesday Oct 12 Columbus Uruguay Wednesday Oct 12 Indigenous Resistance s Venezuela

7 Thursday Oct 13 Prince Louis Rwagasore Thursday Oct 13 Duwadashi (Dashain) Burundi Nepal Friday Oct 14 Svetitskhovloba Georgia Friday Oct 14 Mwalimu Nyerere Tanzania Friday Oct 14 Defenders' Ukraine Friday Oct 14 Revolution Yemen Saturday Oct 15 Teacher's Brazil Saturday Oct 15 Extra Work for Oct. 31 Saturday Oct 15 Commemoration of King's Father Hungary Cambodia Saturday Oct 15 Vap Full Moon Poya Sri Lanka

8 Saturday Oct 15 Kojagrat Purnima Nepal Saturday Oct 15 Evacuation Tunisia Sunday Oct 16 Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti Sunday Oct 16 Bouk Ok Pansa (Buddhist Fast Ends) Sunday Oct 16 Full Moon of Thadingyut (End of Buddhist Lent) India Laos Myanmar Monday Oct 17 First day of Sukkot Australia, Canada, Israel, United Kingdom, United States Monday Oct 17 Columbus Colombia Monday Oct 17 Dessalines Haiti

9 Monday Oct 17 National Heroes' Tuesday Oct 18 National Independence Jamaica Azerbaijan Tuesday Oct 18 Sukkot II Israel Tuesday Oct 18 Alaska United States Wednesday Oct 19 Mother Teresa Beatification Albania Wednesday Oct 19 Sukkot III Israel Wednesday Oct 19 Karaka Chaturthi (Karva Chauth) India Thursday Oct 20 Revolution of 1944 Guatemala Thursday Oct 20 Sukkot IV Israel Thursday Oct 20 Mashujaa Kenya

10 Friday Oct 21 President Ndadaye's Burundi Friday Oct 21 Army Honduras Friday Oct 21 Sukkot V Israel Friday Oct 21 Chong Yeung Festival (Festival of Ancestors) Friday Oct 21 World War II Victims Remembrance Macau Serbia Saturday Oct 22 Ashoora Bahrain Saturday Oct 22 Sukkot VI Israel

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