When is Amazigh New Year / Yennayer 2020?

Amazigh New Year / Yennayer 2020 started on Sunday 12th Jan, 2020 (12/01/2020) 181 days ago

What is Amazigh New Year / Yennayer?

Amazigh New Year / Yennayer

The Berber New Year –also known as Amazigh New Year– is a public holiday in Algeria, where businesses and schools are closed. It is celebrated on the first day of Yennayer, which is the first month of the Berber Year.

Yennayer is equivalent to January on both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. Notwithstanding, the first day of Yennayer coincides with the first day of January on the Julian calendar, whereas on the Gregorian calendar, it marks the 14th of January.

Dates for Amazigh New Year / Yennayer from 2015 to 2024

The next occurrence of Amazigh New Year / Yennayer is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Amazigh New Year / Yennayer 2024FridayJan 12th in 1279 days
Amazigh New Year / Yennayer 2023ThursdayJan 12th in 914 days
Amazigh New Year / Yennayer 2022WednesdayJan 12th in 549 days
Amazigh New Year / Yennayer 2021TuesdayJan 12th in 184 days
Amazigh New Year / Yennayer 2020SundayJan 12th 181 days ago
Amazigh New Year / Yennayer 2019SaturdayJan 12th 546 days ago
Amazigh New Year / Yennayer 2018FridayJan 12th 911 days ago
Amazigh New Year / Yennayer 2017ThursdayJan 12th 1276 days ago
Amazigh New Year / Yennayer 2016TuesdayJan 12th 1642 days ago
Amazigh New Year / Yennayer 2015MondayJan 12th 2007 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateJan 12, 2020
When? Ended 181 days ago
Duration1 Day
Type Algeria Holidays

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