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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