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*25th April: '''ANZAC Day''', a public holiday in [[Australia]] and [[New Zealand]]. Dawn and morning commemorative services at war memorials and other places in both countries as well as in Gallipoli in [[Turkey]].
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* 25th April: '''ANZAC Day''', a public holiday in [[Australia]] and [[New Zealand]]. Dawn and morning commemorative services at war memorials and other places in both countries as well as in Gallipoli in [[Turkey]].
*29th April: '''Greenery Day''' (みどりの日 ''Midori no hi''), [[Japan]]
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*30th April: '''Walpurgis Night''', celebrated in [[Sweden]] (''Valborgsmässoafton''), [[Finland]] (''Vappu'') and [[Germany]] (''Walpurgisnacht'')
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* 29th April: '''Greenery Day''' (みどりの日 ''Midori no hi''), [[Japan]]
*Last week in April: '''Abril Feria''' in [[Seville]], [[Spain]]
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*'''Buddha's birthday''': The Buddha's birth, enlightenment and passing beyond life and death are all celebrated in Thailand, Sri Lanka, Burma, Laos and Cambodia on the 15th day of the 6th month of the lunar calendar - which is usually in April according to the Gregorian calendar.  
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* 30th April: '''Walpurgis Night''', celebrated in [[Sweden]] (''Valborgsmässoafton''), [[Finland]] (''Vappu'') and [[Germany]] (''Walpurgisnacht'')
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* Last week in April: '''Abril Feria''' in [[Seville]], [[Spain]]
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* '''Buddha's birthday''': The Buddha's birth, enlightenment and passing beyond life and death are all celebrated in [[Cambodia]], [[Laos]], [[Myanmar]], [[Sri Lanka]] and [[Thailand]], on the 15th day of the 6th month of the lunar calendar - which is usually in April according to the Gregorian calendar.
  
 
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  • 25th April: ANZAC Day, a public holiday in Australia and New Zealand. Dawn and morning commemorative services at war memorials and other places in both countries as well as in Gallipoli in Turkey.
  • 29th April: Greenery Day (みどりの日 Midori no hi), Japan
  • 30th April: Walpurgis Night, celebrated in Sweden (Valborgsmässoafton), Finland (Vappu) and Germany (Walpurgisnacht)
  • Buddha's birthday: The Buddha's birth, enlightenment and passing beyond life and death are all celebrated in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Sri Lanka and Thailand, on the 15th day of the 6th month of the lunar calendar - which is usually in April according to the Gregorian calendar.

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