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Festivals in Maldives (with description)

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Festival Name Description
Ramadan (rorda mas): Ramadan (rorda mas) The Islamic month of fasting.
Most importat religious event.
Kuda Id: The sighting of the new month.
Commemorates the birthday of the Prophet Mohammed.
Celebrated at the end of Ramdan
National Day: The first day of the third month of the lunar calendar.
Mark the day Mohammed Thakurufaan and his men overthrew the Portuguese on Malé in 1573.
Victory Day: Commemorates the victory over Sri Lankan mercenaries who thries to overthrow the Maldivian government in 3rd November 1988.
Republic Day: Commemorates the current republic, which was founded in 11th Novemeber 1968.