A holiday is a day in which normal activities, especially business or work are reduced. Holidays are intended to allow individuals to celebrate or commemorate an event of cultural or religious significance.

The intention of holidays is typically to allow individuals to tend to religious duties associated with important dates. Holidays serve as much of a recreational function as any other weekend days or activities.

There are many types of holidays such as national holidays or secular holidays and many more.

National holidays is observed as an event of significance to sovereign Nations history.

Secular holidays are observed nationally, internationally and across multi countries regions.

There are holidays that are not traditionally marked on calendars. These holidays are known as an official holidays. These holidays are also celebrated by various groups and individuals.

Many holidays are linked to religions and faiths. These type of holidays are known as religious holidays.

There are many types of holidays but the main motive behind holiday is to get rest from the daily routine.