Public Holidays in India in 2015

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India List of Holidays in India in 2015

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Thursday Thu New Year's Day Regional Holiday Arunachal pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Miizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu only
Thursday Thu New Year's Day Government Holiday Public Sector. Telangana only. Compensated by Sat Feb 14
Saturday Sat Mawlid Regional Holiday Birthday of Prophet Muhammad
Sunday Sun Mawlid Regional Holiday Delhi, Tamil Nadu, Telangana
Monday Mon Parkash Gurpurab Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji Regional Holiday Punjab only. Birthday of the tenth and final Sikh prophet-teacher
Monday Mon Birthday of Swami Vivekananda Regional Holiday West Bengal only.
Tuesday Tue Sankranti Regional Holiday Andhra Pradesh Only
Wednesday Wed Pongal Regional Holiday Also known as Makar Sankranti, Lohri, Bihu, Hadaga, Poki
Thursday Thu Tusu Puja Regional Holiday Assam only
Thursday Thu Pongal Regional Holiday Assam, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Telangana
Friday Fri Thiruvalluvar Day Regional Holiday Tamil Nadu only
Saturday Sat Sankranti Regional Holiday Puducherry, Tamil Nadu only
Friday Fri Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti Regional Holiday Assam, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal
Saturday Sat Sir Chhotu Ram Jayanti Regional Holiday Haryana only
Saturday Sat Vasant Panchami Regional Holiday Haryana, Odisha,Tripura, West Bengal only
Sunday Sun Statehood Day Regional Holiday Himachal Pradesh only
Monday Mon Republic Day Public Holiday
Saturday Sat Me-dam-me-phi Regional Holiday Assam
Tuesday Tue Guru Ravidas Jayanti Regional Holiday Several states.  Full moon of Magh
Saturday Sat Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti Regional Holiday Haryana only
Tuesday Tue Maha Shivratri Regional Holiday Most states
Thursday Thu Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti Regional Holiday Maharashtra only
Thursday Thu Sonam Lochhar Regional Holiday Tamang New Year
Friday Fri Public Holiday Government Holiday Haryana only. Marks the death of a key official
Thursday Thu Holi Dahan Regional Holiday Day before Holi
Thursday Thu Doljatra Regional Holiday
Friday Fri Holi Regional Holiday
Wednesday Wed Public Holiday Regional Holiday Goa. Polling day for zilla panchayat elections
Saturday Sat Ugadi Regional Holiday Telugu and Kannada New Year. Karnataka, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh.
Monday Mon Martyrs' Day Regional Holiday
Saturday Sat Ram Navami Regional Holiday
Wednesday Wed Odisha Day Regional Holiday Odisha only. Utkal Divas
Thursday Thu Mahavir Jayanti Regional Holiday The most important religious holiday in Jainism
Thursday Thu Mahavir Jayanti Regional Holiday
Friday Fri Good Friday Regional Holiday Friday before Easter Sunday
Sunday Sun Babu Jagjivan Ram Birthday Regional Holiday Andhra Pradesh, Telangana only
Tuesday Tue Bohag Bihu Regional Holiday Assamese New Year
Tuesday Tue Dr Ambedkar Jayanti Regional Holiday
Tuesday Tue Tamil New Year Regional Holiday Puthandu. Tamil Nadu only
Tuesday Tue Vaisakhi Regional Holiday Haryana only
Wednesday Wed Bengali New Year Regional Holiday Tripura, West Bengal only
Wednesday Wed Bohag Bihu Regional Holiday Assam only
Wednesday Wed Himachal Day Regional Holiday Himachal Pradesh only. The province of Himachal Pradesh was created on 15 April 1948
Wednesday Wed Vishu Regional Holiday Kerala Only. First day of Tulu calendar
Thursday Thu Bohag Bihu Regional Holiday Assam only
Friday Fri Public Holiday Regional Holiday Uttar Pradesh. Birthday of former PM Chandra Shekhar
Monday Mon Parashurama Jayanti Regional Holiday Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh only
Friday Fri Maharashtra Day Regional Holiday Maharashtra only
Friday Fri Labour Day Regional Holiday Assam, Bihar, Goa, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Manipur, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, West Bengal only
Sunday Sun Imam Ali's Birthday Regional Holiday Uttar Pradesh only. Son in law of Prophet Muhammad
Monday Mon Buddha Purnima Regional Holiday Birth of Buddha
Saturday Sat Birthday of Rabindra Nath Tagore Regional Holiday Tripura, West Bengal
Saturday Sat Public Holiday Regional Holiday Uttar Pradesh. Birthday of Rajput king Maharana Pratap
Wednesday Wed Maharana Pratap Jayanti Regional Holiday Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan
Tuesday Tue Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti Regional Holiday Gazetted holiday in Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab.
Monday Mon Raja Sankranti Regional Holiday Odisha only
Tuesday Tue Guru Arjun Dev Martyrdom day Regional Holiday Punjab Only
Friday Fri Foundation of Sri Anandpur Sahib Regional Holiday Punjab Only. Marks 350th anniversary
Friday Fri Jumatul Bidah Regional Holiday Jammu and Kashmir, Uttarakhand. Last Friday of Ramadan
Saturday Sat Idul Fitr Regional Holiday Many states
Saturday Sat Idul Fitr Regional Holiday All states except Goa, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh
Friday Fri Kharchi Puja Regional Holiday Tripura only
Tuesday Tue State Holiday Government Holiday Karnataka. Government only. Mourn the passing of APJ Abdul Kalam
Tuesday Tue State Holiday Government Holiday Telangana. Government only. Mourn the passing of APJ Abdul Kalam
Thursday Thu State Holiday Government Holiday Tamil Nadu. Government only. Funeral of APJ Abdul Kalam
Saturday Sat Independence Day Public Holiday
Monday Mon Teej Regional Holiday Haryana only
Tuesday Tue Parsi New Year Regional Holiday Jamshed Navroz. Mumbai Only
Wednesday Wed Public Holiday Regional Holiday Assam only. Allow voting in council polls
Thursday Thu First Onam Regional Holiday Kerala only. Harvest Festival
Friday Fri Thiruvonam Regional Holiday Kerala only. Harvest Festival
Saturday Sat Raksha Bandhan Regional Holiday Gujarat, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh only.
Saturday Sat Janmashtami Regional Holiday
Tuesday Tue Tithi of Shrimanta Shankar Dev Regional Holiday Assam only
Thursday Thu Ganesh Chaturthi Regional Holiday Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
Thursday Thu Vinayagar Chathurthi Regional Holiday Ganesh Chaturthi
Friday Fri Nuakhai Regional Holiday Odisha only. Day after Ganesh Chaturthi
Monday Mon Sree Narayana Guru Samadhi Regional Holiday Kerala only. Marks the death of a key social reformer
Wednesday Wed Haryana Heroes' Martyrdom Day Regional Holiday Haryana only
Thursday Thu Bakrid Regional Holiday Bakrid
Friday Fri Bakrid Regional Holiday Bakrid. Assam, Delhi, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Maharashtra
Friday Fri Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Regional Holiday Gandhi Jayanti
Monday Mon Mahalaya Regional Holiday Karnataka, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal only.
Tuesday Tue Maharaja Agrasen Jayanati Regional Holiday Haryana only
Sunday Sun Kati Bihu Regional Holiday Assam only
Tuesday Tue Public Holiday Government Holiday Telangana. Government only. Eve of Bathukamma Festival
Tuesday Tue Durga Puja Regional Holiday Assam, Odisha, Sikkim, Tripura, West Bengal
Wednesday Wed Dussehra Regional Holiday Vijaya Dashami
Wednesday Wed Durgastami Regional Holiday Telangana
Thursday Thu Vijaya Dashami Regional Holiday
Thursday Thu Dussehra Regional Holiday Vijaya Dashami
Thursday Thu Mahanavami Regional Holiday Ninth day of Dussehra
Friday Fri Dussehra Regional Holiday Assam, Kerala, Odisha, Sikkim. Dussehra
Saturday Sat Durga Puja Regional Holiday Mahastami. Odisha, Sikkim only
Saturday Sat Ashura Regional Holiday Day of Ashurah
Saturday Sat Ashoora Regional Holiday Many states
Sunday Sun Public Holiday Regional Holiday Punjab Only. For elections to civic bodies
Monday Mon Lakshmi Puja Regional Holiday West Bengal only.
Tuesday Tue Lakshmi Puja Regional Holiday Odisha, Tripura only.
Tuesday Tue Maharishi Valmiki Birthday Regional Holiday Several states
Saturday Sat Public Holiday Regional Holiday Uttar Pradesh. Birthday of birth anniversary of Sardar Patel and Narendra Dev
Sunday Sun Haryana Day Regional Holiday Haryana only.
Sunday Sun Kannada Rajyothsava Regional Holiday Bangalore Only. Karnataka Formation Day
Tuesday Tue Diwali Regional Holiday Deepawali
Tuesday Tue Kali Puja Regional Holiday Falls on same date as Diwali
Wednesday Wed Diwali Regional Holiday Many states
Wednesday Wed Lakshmi Puja Regional Holiday Maharashtra
Thursday Thu Diwali Regional Holiday Deepawali. Maharashtra
Thursday Thu Vishvakarma Day Regional Holiday Haryana only
Monday Mon Kartar Singh Sarabha Martyrdom Day Regional Holiday Punjab Only
Tuesday Tue Chhath Puja Regional Holiday Uttar Pradesh only
Wednesday Wed Guru Nanak's Birthday Regional Holiday The Birthday of Guru Nanak Sahib, the founder of Sikhism, falls on full moon day of the month Kartik
Wednesday Wed Guru Nanak's Birthday Regional Holiday Full moon day of the month Kartik
Wednesday Wed Rasa Purnima Regional Holiday Odisha only
Saturday Sat Kanakadasa Jayanthi Regional Holiday Karnataka only
Sunday Sun Dr Ambedkar Jayanti Regional Holiday Uttar Pradesh only
Thursday Thu Public Holiday Government Holiday Haryana only. Public sector only.
Thursday Thu Mawlid Regional Holiday Birthday of Prophet Muhammad. Second time in 2015.
Friday Fri Christmas Day Regional Holiday Observed in all states
Saturday Sat Shaheed Udham Singh's Birthday Regional Holiday Haryana, Punjab only.

Notes

  • Only the secular holidays of Republic Day, Independence Day and Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday are observed nationally.

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