Holiday List India 2017

By | December 20, 2016

List of National and Public Holidays in India for the year 2017

  • New Year is on Sunday, 1 January, 2017
  • Republic Day is on Thursday, 26 January, 2017
  • Holi 2017 is on Monday, 13 March, 2017
  • Ram Navami is on Tuesday, 4 April, 2017
  • Ratha Yathra is on Sunday, 25 June, 2017
  • Buddha Purnima (Birth of the Buddha) is on Wednesday, 3 May, 2017
  • Good Friday is on Friday, 14 April, 2017
  • Mahavir Jayanti is on Saturday, 8 April, 2017
  • Eid al-Fitr in 2017 will be  on Tuesday, the 25th of June ( or evening the 24th of June)
  • Al-Hijra/Muharram(Islamic New Year) is on Friday, 22 September, 2017
  • Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice) is on Saturday, 2 September, 2017
  • Independence Day is on Tuesday, 15 August, 2017
  • Janmashtami is on Monday, 14 August, 2017
  • Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday is on Monday, 2 October, 2017
  • Dussehra (Vijaya Dashami) is on Wednesday, 11 October, 2017
  • Diwali (Hindu Festival of Light) is on Sunday, 29 October, 2017
  • Guru Nanak’s Birthday is on Friday, 3 November, 2017
  • Milad un Nabi 2017 Birth of the Prophet is on Saturday, 2 December, 2017
  • Christmas Day is on Monday, 25 December, 2017

 

List of National and Public Holidays in India for the year 2016

Public Holidays  – January till March 2016

  • New Year’s Day is on Friday, 01st January 2016
  • Republic Day is on Tuesday, 26thJanuary 2016
  • Maha Shivratri 2016 is on Monday, 7th March 2016
  • Holi in India 2016 starts on Wednesday, 23rd March 2016
  • Good Friday is on Friday, 25th March 2016

Public Holidays  – April till August 2016

  • Mahavir Jayanti is on Wednesday, 20 April 2016
  • Buddha Purnima (Birth of the Buddha) is on Thursday, 21 Arpil  2016
  • Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) is on Thursday, 07 July 2016
  • Independence Day India 2016 is on Monday, 15 August 2016
  • Krishna Janmashtami is on Thursday 25 August 2016

Public Holidays  – September till October

Public Holidays  – November till December

 

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