The Demise of Imam Khomeini is observed annually on the 4th of June, marking the death of the leader of Iran’s 1979 Islamic Revolution. Imam Khomeini’s passing is commemorated by Iranians who reflect on his legacy and his role in shaping Iran’s contemporary socio-political landscape. Ceremonies and remembrances take place nationwide, emphasizing the impact of his leadership and his vision for an Islamic republic.
Tips for Travellers:
- Tourist destinations, including museums and historical sites, will be closed on these days.
- Wear suitable attire during this event, avoiding shorts or revealing tops.
For the specific date of this event and a full rundown of Iran’s public holidays, visit this link.