May
09
Sunday
Victory Day
Victory Day
One of the biggest Russian holidays, Victory Day, marks Germany’s surrender to the Soviet Union in 1945, ending one of the bloodiest wars in Russia’s history.
March
11
Monday
Ramadan begins
Ramadan begins
Ramadan is a period of prayer, reflection and fasting for many Muslims worldwide. It is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar.
January
01
Sunday
New Year's Day
New Year's Day
New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.