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2017: andhra_pradesh

andhra_pradesh, India National public holidays of andhra_pradesh, India in 2017

DayDateHolidayComments
Friday January 13 Jan 13 Bhogi Andhra Pradesh, Telangana
Saturday January 14 Jan 14 Pongal Also known as Makar Sankranti, Lohri, Bihu, Hadaga, Poki
Thursday January 26 Jan 26 Republic Day Commemorates the establishment of the Constitution of India
Friday February 24 Feb 24 Maha Shivratri Celebrated on the 13th night/14th day in the Krishna Paksha
Sunday March 12 Mar 12 Doljatra Holi Dahan. Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal.
Wednesday March 29 Mar 29 Ugadi Telugu and Kannada New Year. Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Telangana
Saturday April 01 Apr 1 Bank Holiday Banks only. Annual accounts closing
Wednesday April 05 Apr 5 Ram Navami Celebrates the birth of Lord Rama to King Dasharatha of Ayodhya
Wednesday April 05 Apr 5 Babu Jagjivan Ram Birthday Andhra Pradesh, Telangana only
Sunday April 09 Apr 9 Mahavir Jayanti The most important religious holiday in Jainism
Friday April 14 Apr 14 Dr Ambedkar Jayanti Birthday of Bhimrao Ramji Ambedekar
Friday April 14 Apr 14 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
Monday June 26 Jun 26 Idul Fitr Many states
Monday August 14 Aug 14 Janmashtami Celebrates the birth of Lord Shri Krishna
Tuesday August 15 Aug 15 Independence Day
Friday August 25 Aug 25 Ganesh Chaturthi Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
Saturday September 02 Sep 2 Idul Juha Eid al-Adha
Thursday September 28 Sep 28 Durgastami Andhra Pradesh, Telangana
Saturday September 30 Sep 30 Dussehra Vijaya Dashami
Sunday October 01 Oct 1 Muharram (10th Day) Day of Ashurah
Monday October 02 Oct 2 Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Gandhi Jayanti
Thursday October 19 Oct 19 Deewali Maharashtra(Laxmi Pujan)
Friday December 01 Dec 1 Milad-un-Nabi

Key

National Holiday
Regional Holiday
Not a Public Holiday

Notes

  • Only the secular holidays of Republic Day, Independence Day and Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday are observed nationally.
  • Public holidays in India tend to be observed on a strictly regional basis. The above dates are Government of India holidays, when government offices will be closed nationwide. In addition, there are numerous festivals and fairs which are also observed in some states as holidays, the dates of which change from year to year.
  • Muslim festivals are timed according to local sightings of various phases of the moon and the dates given above are the latest known dates.
  • Although not government official holidays, Christmas Day and New Year's Day are observed nationally.

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