Holiday List India 2017 and 2018

By | September 15, 2017

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)
  • Janmashtami is on Monday, 14 August, 2017
  • Independence Day is on Tuesday, 15 August, 2017
  • Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice) is on Saturday, 2 September, 2017
  • Al-Hijra/Muharram/Islamic New Year is on Friday, 22 September, 2017
  • Ashura in India 2017 starts on Friday, 29 September, 2017
  • Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday is on Monday, 2 October, 2017
  • Dussehra (Vijaya Dashami) is on Saturday, the 30th of September 2017
  • Diwali (Hindu Festival of Light) is on Sunday, 29 October, 2017
  • Guru Nanak’s Birthday is on Friday, 3 November, 2017

 

List of National and Public Holidays in India for the year 2018

  • New Year’s Day is on Monday, 01 January 2018
  • Republic Day India is on Friday, 26 January 2018
  • Holi 2018 is on Friday, 02 March 2018
  • Rama Navami is on Wednesday, 25 April 2018
  • Mahavir Jayanti is on Thursday, 29 March 2018
  • Good Friday is on Friday, 30 March 2018
  • Buddha Purnima (Birth of the Buddha) is on Tuesday, 29 May 2018
  • Ratha Yatra is on Saturday, 14 July 2018
  • Al-Hijra/Muharram/Islamic New Year is on Thursday, 20 September 2018
  • Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday is on Tuesday, 02 October 2018
  • Diwali (Hindu Festival of Light) is on Wednesday, 07 November 2018

 

Facts and Infos about India

  • Population: 1.2 billion (UN, 2010)
  • Capital: New Delhi
  • Area: 3.1 million sq km (1.2 million sq miles)
  • Money: 1 Indian Rupee = 100 paise
  • Internet domain: .in
  • International dialling code: +91