List of Indian Holidays 2014

Indian Government has announced latest updated list of Holidays for Next Year. Please checkout the Indian Holidays 2014 List.

Day Date Holiday Description
Wednesday January 01 New Years Day Arunachal pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Miizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu only
Tuesday January 07 Guru Govind Singh Jayanti Chandigarh, Haryana, Punjab only. Birthday of the tenth and final Sikh prophet-teacher
Monday January 13 Milad-un-Nabi Birthday of Prophet Muhammad
Monday January 13 Bhogi Andhra Pradesh Only
Tuesday January 14 Pongal Andaman/Nicobar, Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Gujarat, Karnataka, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu only
Wednesday January 15 Thiruvalluvar Day Puducherry, Tamil Nadu only
Thursday January 23 Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti Tripura, West Bengal only. Birthday of a prominent leader in the Indian freedom movement
Sunday January 26 Republic Day
Wednesday February 19 Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti Maharashtra (Mumbai) only
Friday February 28 Maha Shivratri Celebrated on the 13th night/14th day in the Krishna Paksha
Monday March 17 Holi
Monday March 31 Ugadi Telugu and Kannada New Year. Karnataka (Bangalore), Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh only.
Tuesday April 08 Ram Navami Celebrates the birth of Lord Rama to King Dasharatha of Ayodhya
Sunday April 13 Mahavir Jayanti The most important religious holiday in Jainism
Monday April 14 Dr Ambedkar Jayanti Birthday of Bhimrao Ramji Ambedekar
Friday April 18 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
Thursday May 01 Maharashtra Day Maharashtra (Mumbai) only. Commemorates the formation of the state of Maharashtra on 1 May 1960.
Thursday May 01 May Day Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Goa, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Manipur, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal only
Tuesday May 13 Buddha Purnima Birth of Buddha
Tuesday May 13 Hazrat Alis Birthday Uttar Pradesh only. Son in law of Prophet Muhammad
Friday June 13 Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti Gazetted holiday in Himachal Pradesh.
Monday June 16 Arjun Dev Martyrdom day Punjab only.
Friday July 25 Jumat-ul-Wida Last Friday of Ramadam
Monday July 28 Idul Fitr All states except Goa, Jharkhand, Kerala and Uttar Pradesh
Friday August 15 Independence Day
Sunday August 17 Janmashtami Restricted Holiday. Bangalore, Delhi. Celebrates the birth of Lord Shri Krishna
Wednesday August 20 Parsi New Year Jamshed Navroz. Mumbai Only
Friday August 29 Ganesh Chaturthi Andhra Pradesh, Goa, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Orissa, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu only
Thursday October 02 Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Gandhi Jayanti
Saturday October 04 Idul Juha Bakrid
Monday October 06 Dussehra Vijaya Dashami
Thursday October 23 Diwali Diwali
Saturday October 25 Muharram Observed mainly by the Shia Muslim community
Saturday November 01 Kannada Rajyothsava Bangalore Only. Karnataka Formation Day
Monday November 03 Muharram (10th Day) Day of Ashurah
Thursday November 06 Guru Nanak Birthday
Thursday December 25 Christmas Day
Sunday December 28 Guru Govind Singh Jayanti Chandigarh, Haryana, Punjab only. Birthday of the tenth and final Sikh prophet-teacher

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