On May 1, many countries celebrate Labor Day or May Day. However, in some of these countries holiday activities are held on the first Monday on May, which is referred to as May Day or Labor Day holiday. This provides citizens with a long weekend.
May 2 is a public holiday in Bhutan. It is the birth anniversary of the Third Druk Gyalpo (King of Bhutan). Besides, it is also celebrated as Teachers' Day because it was the Third Druk Gyalpo who began the modernization of the country and established a modern educational system.
Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday which is celebrated as a holiday in some countries populated predominantly by Christians. In Eastern Christianity, it is the first day of the so-called Bright Week.