List Of Holidays


Day Date Holiday Comments
Thursday Jan-01 New Years Day Arunachal pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Miizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu only
Thursday Jan-01 New Years Day Public Sector. Telangana only
Saturday Jan-03 Milad-un-Nabi Birthday of Prophet Muhammad
Sunday Jan-04 Milad-un-Nabi Birthday of Prophet Muhammad. Delhi, Tamil Nadu, Telangana
Monday Jan-05 Guru Govind Singh Jayanti Punjab only. Birthday of the tenth and final Sikh prophet-teacher
Monday Jan-12 Birthday of Swami Vivekananda West Bengal only.
Tuesday Jan-13 Bhogi Andhra Pradesh Only
Wednesday Jan-14 Pongal Also known as Makar Sankranti, Lohri, Bihu, Hadaga, Poki
Thursday Jan-15 Pongal Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Telangana
Friday Jan-16 Thiruvalluvar Day Tamil Nadu only
Saturday Jan-17 Uzhavar Tirunal Puducherry, Tamil Nadu only
Wednesday Jan-21 Sonam Lhochar Sikkim only. Tamang New Year
Friday Jan-23 Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti Assam, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal. Birthday of a prominent leader in the Indian freedom movement
Saturday Jan-24 Vasant Panchami Haryana, Odisha,Tripura, West Bengal only
Saturday Jan-24 Sir Chhotu Ram Jayanti Haryana only
Sunday Jan-25 Statehood Day Himachal Pradesh only
Monday Jan-26 Republic Day Commemorates the establishment of the Constitution of India
Tuesday Feb-03 Guru Ravidas Birthday Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab only
Saturday Feb-14 Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti Haryana only
Tuesday Feb-17 Maha Shivratri Celebrated on the 13th night/14th day in the Krishna Paksha
Thursday Feb-19 Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti Maharashtra (Mumbai) only
Thursday Feb-19 Losar Sikkim only. Tibetan New Year
Thursday Mar-05 Doljatra Holi Dahan. Odisha, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal only.
Friday Mar-06 Holi
Saturday Mar-21 Ugadi Telugu and Kannada New Year. Karnataka, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh.
Monday Mar-23 Shaheedi Diwas of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru & Sukhdev Haryana only
Saturday Mar-28 Ram Navami Celebrates the birth of Lord Rama to King Dasharatha of Ayodhya
Wednesday Apr-01 Odisha Day Odisha only. Utkal Divas
Thursday Apr-02 Mahavir Jayanti The most important religious holiday in Jainism
Friday Apr-03 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
Sunday Apr-05 Babu Jagjivan Ram Birthday Andhra Pradesh only
Monday Apr-13 Vaisakhi Haryana only
Tuesday Apr-14 Dr Ambedkar Jayanti Birthday of Bhimrao Ramji Ambedekar
Tuesday Apr-14 Tamil New Year Puthandu. Tamil Nadu only
Tuesday Apr-14 Vaisakhi Haryana only
Wednesday Apr-15 Himachal Day Himachal Pradesh only. The province of Himachal Pradesh was created on 15 April 1948
Wednesday Apr-15 Bengali New Year Tripura, West Bengal only
Wednesday Apr-15 Vishu Kerala Only. First day of Tulu calendar
Wednesday Apr-15 Babu Jagjivan Rams Birthday Telangana only.
Monday Apr-20 Parashurama Jayanti Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh only
Friday May-01 Maharashtra Day Maharashtra (Mumbai) only. Commemorates the formation of the state of Maharashtra on 1 May 1960
Friday May-01 May Day Assam, Bihar, Goa, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Manipur, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, West Bengal only
Sunday May-03 Hazrat Alis Birthday Uttar Pradesh only. Son in law of Prophet Muhammad
Monday May-04 Buddha Purnima Birth of Buddha
Saturday May-09 Birthday of Rabindra Nath Tagore Tripura, West Bengal. A Bengali polymath who reshaped literature and music.
Wednesday May-20 Maharana Pratap Jayanti Haryana, Himachal Pradesh only
Tuesday Jun-02 Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti Gazetted holiday in Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab.
Monday Jun-15 Raja Sankranti Odisha only
Tuesday Jun-16 Arjun Dev Martyrdom day Punjab Only
Friday Jul-10 Jumat-ul-Wida Last Friday of Ramadam
Saturday Jul-18 Idul Fitr All states except Goa, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh
Saturday Aug-15 Independence Day
Monday Aug-17 Teej Haryana only
Tuesday Aug-18 Parsi New Year Jamshed Navroz. Mumbai Only
Thursday Aug-27 First Onam Kerala only. Harvest Festival
Friday Aug-28 Thiruvonam Kerala only. Harvest Festival
Saturday Aug-29 Raksha Bandhan Gujarat, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh only.
Saturday Sep-05 Janmashtami Celebrates the birth of Lord Shri Krishna
Thursday Sep-17 Ganesh Chaturthi Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
Friday Sep-18 Nuakhai Odisha only. Day after Ganesh Chaturthi
Monday Sep-21 Sree Narayana Guru Samadhi Kerala only. Marks the death of a key social reformer
Wednesday Sep-23 Haryana's Heroes' Martyrdom Day Haryana only
Thursday Sep-24 Idul Juha Bakrid.
Friday Sep-25 Idul Juha Bakrid. Delhi, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Maharashtra
Friday Oct-02 Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Gandhi Jayanti
Monday Oct-12 Mahalaya Karnataka, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal only.
Tuesday Oct-13 Muharram Observed mainly by the Shia Muslim community
Tuesday Oct-13 Maharaja Agrasen Jayanati Haryana only
Tuesday Oct-20 Saptami of Durgapuja Odisha, Sikkim, Tripura, West Bengal only
Wednesday Oct-21 Ayudha Puja Karnataka, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu only
Thursday Oct-22 Dussehra Vijaya Dashami.
Thursday Oct-22 Mahanavami Kerala, Odisha only. Ninth Day of Dussehra
Friday Oct-23 Vijaya Dashami Kerala, Odisha, Sikkim only. Dussehra
Friday Oct-23 Muharram Tamil Nadu only
Saturday Oct-24 Muharram (10th Day) Day of Ashurah
Saturday Oct-24 Durga Puja Mahastami. Odisha, Sikkim only
Tuesday Oct-27 Maharishi Valmiki Birthday Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Punjab.
Tuesday Oct-27 Lakshmi Puja Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal only.
Sunday Nov-01 Kannada Rajyothsava Bangalore Only. Karnataka Formation Day
Sunday Nov-01 Haryana Day Haryana only.
Tuesday Nov-10 Deewali Deepawali.
Tuesday Nov-10 Kali Puja Odisha only. Festival dedicated to the Hindu goddess Kali
Wednesday Nov-11 Kali Puja West Bengal only. Festival dedicated to the Hindu goddess Kali
Wednesday Nov-11 Deewali Deepawali. Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Odisha, Punjab, Telangana
Wednesday Nov-11 Diwali Laxmi Puja. Maharashtra
Thursday Nov-12 Diwali Deepawali. Maharashtra
Thursday Nov-12 Vishavkarma day Haryana only
Wednesday Nov-25 Rasa Purnima Odisha only
Wednesday Nov-25 Guru Nanak Birthday The Birthday of Guru Nanak Sahib, the founder of Sikhism, falls on full moon day of the month Kartik
Thursday Dec-24 Milad-un-Nabi Birthday of Prophet Muhammad. Second time in 2015.
Friday Dec-25 Christmas Day
Saturday Dec-26 Shaheed Udham Singh's Birthday Haryana, Punjab only.

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