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The BXjaholiday Package

: Support for Japanese holidays

System requirements

  • format:
  • engine: pdf, , Lua, p, and up (The extension is required)


This package provides following commands:

\IfJaHoliday(TF){<year>}{<month>}{<day>}{<true code>}{<false code>}

Further functions are provided for expl3. See the manual (bxjaholiday.pdf) for the details.


You can easily build this package with l3build.

  • Installing the package to TEXMFHOME
$ l3build install --full
  • Typesetting documentation
$ l3build doc
  • Running tests
$ l3build check


This package is distributed under the MIT license.

Revision History

  • Version 1.1.1 ‹2021-09-28›
    • A bug fix
  • Version 1.1.0 ‹2020-11-28›
    • Add Japanese documentation
    • Support special cases in 2021
  • Version 1.0.0 ‹2019-02-03›
    • Add documentation
    • Rename \g_bxjh_sport_tl -> \g_bxjh_sports_tl
  • Version 0.2.0 ‹2019-01-27›
    • Support special holidays in 2019
    • Add new expl3 interface \bxjh_apply_(next|prev)_day:Nnnn
    • Fix a potential bug
  • Version 0.1.0 ‹2018-12-03›
    • The first public version

Takuto ASAKURA (wtsnjp)

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BXjaholiday – Support for Japanese holidays

This package provides a command to convert dates to names of Japanese holidays. Another command, converting dates to the day of the week in Japanese, is available as a free gift. Further (lower-level) APIs are provided for expl3.

The package supports pdf, , Lua, p, and up.

Bug trackerhttps://github.com/wtsnjp/BXjaholiday/issues
Version1.1.1 2021-09-28
LicensesMIT License
Copyright2018–2021 Takuto ASAKURA (wtsnjp)
MaintainerTakuto Asakura
Contained inTeX Live as bxjaholiday
MiKTeX as bxjaholiday
TopicsExperimental 3
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