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National and Public Holidays in India 2017 Office Holiday List Calendar

National and Public Holidays in India

National and Public Holidays in IndiaHolidays are meant to be fun for children and family so let’s check out complete calendar of year 2017 to know all the National and Public Holidays in India… As we know India is a diverse nation with many states and religions, and every state and religion has its own festivals on which the government provide holidays for all the office employees and students. From this page, you can check Office Holiday List and month wise National and Public Holidays in India 2017.

There are three national holidays named as Republic Day, Independence Day and Gandhi Jayanti which are followed by all the states, central government as well as all the public and private sector offices, banks, schools and all the institutions. On the other hand there all various public holidays like Dussehra, Diwali (Deepavali), Onam and more that are followed by some public and private offices, schools and institution as per specific states or religion.

On this single page of www.recruitmentinboxx.com, you can check out complete list of National and Public Holidays in India which is provided below:

National and Public Holidays in India

DayDateHolidayComments
SundayJanuary 01New Years DayArunachal pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Miizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu only
ThursdayJanuary 05Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti350th Birthday of the tenth Sikh Guru
ThursdayJanuary 12Birthday of Swami VivekanandaWest Bengal only.
FridayJanuary 13BhogiAndhra Pradesh, Telangana
SaturdayJanuary 14PongalAlso known as Makar Sankranti, Lohri, Bihu, Hadaga, Poki
SundayJanuary 15Thiruvalluvar DayTamil Nadu only
MondayJanuary 16Uzhavar TirunalPuducherry, Tamil Nadu only
MondayJanuary 23Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose JayantiAssam, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal. Birthday of a prominent leader in the Indian freedom movement
TuesdayJanuary 24Sir Chhotu Ram JayantiHaryana only
WednesdayJanuary 25Statehood DayHimachal Pradesh only
ThursdayJanuary 26Republic DayCommemorates the establishment of the Constitution of India (National Holiday)
SaturdayJanuary 28LosarSikkim only. Tibetan New Year
TuesdayJanuary 31Me-dam-me-phiAssam. Ancestor festival
WednesdayFebruary 01Vasant PanchamiHaryana, Odisha,Tripura, West Bengal only
FridayFebruary 10Guru Ravidas BirthdayHaryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab only
SundayFebruary 19Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj JayantiMaharashtra only
TuesdayFebruary 21Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati JayantiHaryana only
FridayFebruary 24Maha ShivratriCelebrated on the 13th night/14th day in the Krishna Paksha
SundayMarch 12DoljatraHoli Dahan. Odisha, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal only.
MondayMarch 13Holi
ThursdayMarch 23Shaheedi Diwas of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru & SukhdevHaryana only
TuesdayMarch 28UgadiTelugu and Kannada New Year. Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh only.
WednesdayMarch 29UgadiTelugu and Kannada New Year. Karnataka, Telangana
WednesdayMarch 29Telugu New YearTelugu and Kannada New Year. Tamil Nadu only.
SaturdayApril 01Odisha DayOdisha only. Utkal Divas
SaturdayApril 01Bank HolidayBanks only. Annual accounts closing
TuesdayApril 04Ram NavamiCelebrates the birth of Lord Rama to King Dasharatha of Ayodhya
WednesdayApril 05Babu Jagjivan Ram BirthdayAndhra Pradesh, Telangana only
WednesdayApril 05Ram NavamiTelangana. Celebrates the birth of Lord Rama to King Dasharatha of Ayodhya
SundayApril 09Mahavir JayantiThe most important religious holiday in Jainism
TuesdayApril 11Hazrat Alis BirthdayUttar Pradesh only.
ThursdayApril 13VaisakhiHaryana only
FridayApril 14Dr Ambedkar JayantiBirthday of Bhimrao Ramji Ambedekar
FridayApril 14Good FridayFriday before Easter Sunday
FridayApril 14Tamil New YearPuthandu. Tamil Nadu only
FridayApril 14VishuKerala Only. First day of Tulu calendar
FridayApril 14Bohag BihuAssamese New Year
SaturdayApril 15Bengali New YearTripura, West Bengal only
SaturdayApril 15Himachal DayHimachal Pradesh only. The province of Himachal Pradesh was created on 15 April 1948
SaturdayApril 15Bohag Bihu HolidayAssam only
SundayApril 16Bohag Bihu HolidayAssam only
FridayApril 28Parashurama JayantiHaryana, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh only
SaturdayApril 29Basava JayanthiKarnataka only. The most important festival of the Lingayats.
MondayMay 01Maharashtra DayMaharashtra only. Commemorates the formation of the state of Maharashtra on 1 May 1960
MondayMay 01May DayAssam, Bihar, Goa, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Manipur, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, West Bengal only
TuesdayMay 09Birthday of Rabindra Nath TagoreTripura, West Bengal. A Bengali polymath who reshaped literature and music.
WednesdayMay 10Buddha PurnimaBirth of Buddha
TuesdayMay 16State DaySikkim only
SundayMay 28Maharana Pratap JayantiHaryana, Himachal Pradesh only
FridayJune 09Sant Guru Kabir JayantiGazetted holiday in Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab.
ThursdayJune 15Raja SankrantiOdisha only
FridayJune 16Guru Arjun Dev Martyrdom dayPunjab Only
FridayJune 23Jumat-ul-WidaLast Friday of Ramadam
SundayJune 25Ratha YatraOdisha
SundayJune 25Idul FitrKerala
MondayJune 26Idul FitrMany states
TuesdayJune 27Idul Fitr HolidayTelangana. Following Day of Ramzan
MondayJuly 10Bonalu
MondayAugust 07Raksha BandhanGujarat, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh only.
MondayAugust 14JanmashtamiCelebrates the birth of Lord Shri Krishna
TuesdayAugust 15Independence DayNational Holiday
TuesdayAugust 15JanmashtamiHimachal Pradesh
ThursdayAugust 17Parsi New YearJamshed Navroz. Mumbai Only
ThursdayAugust 24TeejHaryana only
FridayAugust 25Ganesh ChaturthiVarasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
SaturdayAugust 26NuakhaiOdisha only. Harvest Festival. Day after Ganesh Chaturthi
FridaySeptember 01Idul JuhaKerala, Puducherry
SaturdaySeptember 02Idul JuhaMany states
SundaySeptember 03First OnamKerala only. Harvest Festival
MondaySeptember 04ThiruvonamKerala only. Harvest Festival
WednesdaySeptember 06Sree Narayana Guru JayantiKerala only. Marks the birth of a key social reformer
TuesdaySeptember 19MahalayaKarnataka, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal only.
WednesdaySeptember 20Bathukamma Starting dayNine days before Durgastami
ThursdaySeptember 21MuharramObserved mainly by the Shia Muslim community
ThursdaySeptember 21Maharaja Agrasen JayanatiHaryana only
ThursdaySeptember 21Sree Narayana Guru SamadhiKerala only. Marks the death of a key social reformer
SaturdaySeptember 23Haryana’s Heroes’ Martyrdom DayHaryana only
WednesdaySeptember 27Saptami of DurgapujaOdisha, Tripura, West Bengal only
ThursdaySeptember 28Durga PujaMahastami. Odisha, Sikkim only
ThursdaySeptember 28Ayudha PujaTamil Nadu
ThursdaySeptember 28DurgastamiTelangana
FridaySeptember 29MahanavamiKarnataka, Kerala, Odisha only. Ninth Day of Dussehra
SaturdaySeptember 30DussehraVijaya Dashami
SaturdaySeptember 30Vijaya DashamiKarnataka, Kerala, Odisha, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu. Dussehra
SundayOctober 01Muharram (10th Day)Day of Ashurah
MondayOctober 02Gandhi JayantiMahatma Gandhi Birthday (National Holiday)
ThursdayOctober 05Maharishi Valmiki BirthdayDelhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Punjab.
ThursdayOctober 05Lakshmi PujaOdisha, Tripura, West Bengal only.
WednesdayOctober 18Kali PujaWest Bengal only. Festival dedicated to the Hindu goddess Kali
WednesdayOctober 18DeewaliDeepawali
WednesdayOctober 18Kati BihuAssam only
WednesdayOctober 18Narak ChaturdashiKarnataka
ThursdayOctober 19DiwaliMaharashtra. Laxmi Pujan
FridayOctober 20Vishavkarma dayHaryana only
FridayOctober 20DeepavaliKarnataka, Maharashtra
WednesdayNovember 01Haryana DayHaryana only.
WednesdayNovember 01Kannada RajyothsavaBangalore Only. Karnataka Formation Day
SaturdayNovember 04Guru Nanak BirthdayThe Birthday of Guru Nanak Sahib, the founder of Sikhism, falls on full moon day of the month Kartik
SaturdayNovember 04Rasa PurnimaOdisha only
MondayNovember 06Kanakadasa JayanthiKarnataka only
FridayDecember 01Milad-un-Nabi
SaturdayDecember 02Milad-un-NabiKerala, Puducherry
SundayDecember 03Feast of St Francis XavierGoa only.
TuesdayDecember 19Goa Liberation DayGoa only
MondayDecember 25Christmas DayObserved in all states
MondayDecember 25Guru Gobind Singh JayantiHaryana, Punjab only. Second time in 2017
TuesdayDecember 26Shaheed Udham Singh’s BirthdayHaryana, Punjab only
TuesdayDecember 26Boxing DayTelangana

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Holidays in India:

The holidays in India are classified in various categories like National Holidays, Public Holidays, regional holidays etc and we have provided you the complete list of National and Public Holidays in India 2017 for throughout the year on one platform. So students or employees of different department/ sectors can make their plan of holidays according to the date and days mentioned above. We wish for your amazing and joyful holidays in this year.

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