Public Holidays in India in 2020

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India List of Holidays in India in 2020

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Wednesday Wed New Year's Day Regional Holiday Several states
Thursday Thu New Year's Celebration Regional Holiday Mizoram Only
Thursday Thu Mannam Jayanthi Regional Holiday Kerala Only
Saturday Sat Missionary Day Regional Holiday Mizoram
Sunday Sun Birthday of Swami Vivekananda Regional Holiday West Bengal only
Wednesday Wed Bhogi Regional Holiday Andhra Pradesh, Telangana
Wednesday Wed Pongal Regional Holiday Also known as Makar Sankranti, Lohri, Bihu, Hadaga, Poki
Wednesday Wed Sankranti Regional Holiday Several states
Wednesday Wed Tusu Puja Regional Holiday Assam
Thursday Thu Thiruvalluvar Day Regional Holiday Puducherry, Tamil Nadu
Friday Fri Sankranti Regional Holiday Puducherry, Tamil Nadu only
Thursday Thu Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti Regional Holiday Assam, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal
Saturday Sat Sonam Lochhar Regional Holiday Tamang New Year
Saturday Sat Statehood Day Regional Holiday Himachal Pradesh only
Sunday Sun Republic Day Public Holiday
Thursday Thu Vasant Panchami Regional Holiday Several states
Friday Fri Me-dam-me-phi Regional Holiday Assam
Saturday Sat Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti Regional Holiday
Saturday Sat Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti Regional Holiday Several states
Sunday Sun Guru Ravidas Jayanti Regional Holiday Several states.  Full moon of Magh
Friday Fri Lui-Ngai-Ni Regional Holiday Manipur
Wednesday Wed Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti Regional Holiday Maharashtra only
Thursday Thu Statehood Day Regional Holiday Arunachal Pradesh only
Thursday Thu Mizoram State Day Regional Holiday Mizoram
Friday Fri Maha Shivratri Regional Holiday Most states
Friday Fri Maha Shivratri Regional Holiday Several states
Thursday Thu Panchayati Raj Diwas Regional Holiday Odisha
Friday Fri Chapchar Kut Regional Holiday Mizoram
Sunday Sun Hazrat Ali's Birthday Regional Holiday Uttar Pradesh only. 13th day of the Islamic month of Rajab
Monday Mon Doljatra Regional Holiday Day before Holi
Tuesday Tue Holi Regional Holiday
Tuesday Tue Holi Dahan Regional Holiday Holi Dahan
Tuesday Tue Yaosang 2nd Day Regional Holiday Manipur
Sunday Sun Bihar Divas Regional Holiday Bihar Only
Monday Mon Martyrs' Day Regional Holiday
Wednesday Wed Ugadi Regional Holiday Telugu and Kannada New Year
Wednesday Wed Gudi Padwa Regional Holiday Telugu and Kannada New Year. Goa
Wednesday Wed Sajibu Nongmapanba Regional Holiday Manipur. 1st day of the Month of Sajibu
Wednesday Wed 1st Navratra Regional Holiday Jammu and Kashmir
Thursday Thu Cheti Chand Regional Holiday
Friday Fri Sarhul Regional Holiday Jahrkhand
Wednesday Wed Bank Holiday Not A Public Holiday Banks only. Annual accounts closing
Wednesday Wed Odisha Day Regional Holiday Odisha only. Utkal Divas
Thursday Thu Ram Navami Regional Holiday
Sunday Sun Babu Jagjivan Ram Birthday Regional Holiday Andhra Pradesh, Telangana only
Monday Mon Mahavir Jayanti Regional Holiday
Monday Mon Mahavir Jayanti Regional Holiday The most important religious holiday in Jainism
Thursday Thu Maundy Thursday Regional Holiday Kerala only
Thursday Thu Shab e-Barat Regional Holiday 15 Sha'aban
Friday Fri Good Friday Regional Holiday Friday before Easter Sunday
Monday Mon Biju Festival Regional Holiday Tripura only
Monday Mon Bohag Bihu Regional Holiday Assamese New Year
Tuesday Tue Dr Ambedkar Jayanti Regional Holiday
Tuesday Tue Mahabishuba Sankranti Regional Holiday Odisha
Tuesday Tue Tamil New Year Regional Holiday Puthandu. Tamil Nadu only
Tuesday Tue Bohag Bihu Regional Holiday Arunachal Pradesh, Assam only
Tuesday Tue Bengali New Year Regional Holiday Tripura, West Bengal only
Tuesday Tue Vishu Regional Holiday Kerala Only. First day of Tulu calendar
Tuesday Tue Ashoka's Birth Anniversary Regional Holiday Bihar only
Wednesday Wed Himachal Day Regional Holiday Himachal Pradesh only
Tuesday Tue Vaisakhi Regional Holiday Several states
Wednesday Wed Tithi of Damodar Deva Regional Holiday Assam only
Thursday Thu Veer Kunvar Singh Jayanti Regional Holiday Bihar
Saturday Sat Parashurama Jayanti Regional Holiday Several states
Saturday Sat Basava Jayanthi Regional Holiday Karnataka
Tuesday Tue Garia Puja Regional Holiday Tripura only. 7th day of Vaishakha
Friday Fri Maharashtra Day Regional Holiday Maharashtra only
Friday Fri Labour Day Regional Holiday Many states
Thursday Thu Buddha Purnima Regional Holiday Birth of Buddha
Thursday Thu Birthday of Rabindra Nath Tagore Regional Holiday Tripura, West Bengal
Saturday Sat Sikkim State Day Regional Holiday Sikkim only
Wednesday Wed Shab-I-Qadr Regional Holiday Jammu and Kashmir
Friday Fri Jumatul Bidah Regional Holiday Last Friday of the month of Ramadan
Sunday Sun Idul Fitr Regional Holiday Most states
Monday Mon Birthday of Kazi Nazrul Islam Regional Holiday Tripura only
Monday Mon Maharana Pratap Jayanti Regional Holiday Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan only
Monday Mon Following Day Of Ramzan Regional Holiday Telengana
Friday Fri Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti Regional Holiday Gazetted holiday in several states
Sunday Sun Pahili Raja Regional Holiday Odisha
Sunday Sun Raja Sankranti Regional Holiday Odisha only
Monday Mon YMA Day Regional Holiday Mizoram
Monday Mon Thomas Jones Day Regional Holiday Meghalaya
Tuesday Tue Ratha Yatra Regional Holiday Odisha
Tuesday Tue Remna Ni Regional Holiday Mizoram
Friday Fri Behdienkhlam Regional Holiday Meghalaya
Monday Mon MHIP Day Regional Holiday Mizoram
Monday Mon Martyrs' Day Regional Holiday Jammu and Kashmir only
Friday Fri U Tirot Sing Day Regional Holiday Meghalaya
Sunday Sun Bonalu Regional Holiday
Monday Mon Karkkadaka Vavu Regional Holiday Kerala
Monday Mon Kharchi Puja Regional Holiday Tripura only
Friday Fri Martyrdom Day of Shaheed Udham Singh Regional Holiday Haryana only
Friday Fri Bakrid Regional Holiday Many states
Monday Mon Raksha Bandhan Regional Holiday Several states. Shravana Purnima
Monday Mon Ker Puja Regional Holiday Tripura only
Tuesday Tue Janmashtami Regional Holiday
Tuesday Tue Janmashtami Regional Holiday Many states
Thursday Thu Patriot's Day Regional Holiday Observed on August 13th
Saturday Sat Independence Day Public Holiday
Sunday Sun De jure Transfer Day Regional Holiday Always on 18 August
Monday Mon Parsi New Year Regional Holiday Jamshed Navroz. Mumbai Only
Saturday Sat Ganesh Chaturthi Regional Holiday Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
Saturday Sat Vinayagar Chathurthi Regional Holiday Ganesh Chaturthi
Sunday Sun Nuakhai Regional Holiday Odisha only. Day after Ganesh Chaturthi
Friday Fri Ayankali Jayanthi Regional Holiday Kerala only
Friday Fri Ramdev Jayanti and Teja Dashmi Regional Holiday Rajasthan
Saturday Sat Ashura Regional Holiday Many states
Saturday Sat Karam Regional Holiday Jahrkhand
Sunday Sun First Onam Regional Holiday Kerala only. Harvest Festival
Monday Mon Thiruvonam Regional Holiday Kerala only. Harvest Festival
Tuesday Tue Third Onam Regional Holiday Kerala only. Harvest Festival
Wednesday Wed Sree Narayana Guru Jayanti Regional Holiday Kerala only
Tuesday Tue Mahalaya Regional Holiday Karnataka, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal only.
Monday Mon Sree Narayana Guru Samadhi Regional Holiday Kerala only
Wednesday Wed Haryana Heroes' Martyrdom Day Regional Holiday Haryana only
Friday Fri Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Public Holiday Gandhi Jayanti
Thursday Thu Bathukamma Starting Day Regional Holiday Nine days before Durgatsami
Saturday Sat Maharaja Agrasen Jayanati Regional Holiday Haryana, Rajasthan only
Sunday Sun Kati Bihu Regional Holiday Assam only
Thursday Thu Maha Saptami Regional Holiday Several states
Saturday Sat Durga Ashtami Regional Holiday Several states
Saturday Sat Navami of Durga Puja Regional Holiday Several states. Ninth Day of Dussehra
Saturday Sat Navami of Durga Puja Regional Holiday Several states
Saturday Sat Nabami Regional Holiday Some states
Sunday Sun Dussehra Regional Holiday Vijaya Dashami
Sunday Sun Ayudha Puja Regional Holiday Several states
Sunday Sun Vijaya Dashami Regional Holiday
Sunday Sun Durga Puja Regional Holiday Mahastami. Sikkim only
Thursday Thu Mawlid Regional Holiday Birthday of Prophet Muhammad
Saturday Sat Sardar Patel's Birthday Regional Holiday Gujarat
Saturday Sat Lakshmi Puja Regional Holiday Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal only.
Saturday Sat Maharishi Valmiki Birthday Regional Holiday Several states
Sunday Sun Haryana Day Regional Holiday Haryana only.
Sunday Sun Kannada Rajyothsava Regional Holiday Bangalore Only. Karnataka Formation Day
Sunday Sun Puducherry Liberation Day Regional Holiday Always on 1 November
Saturday Sat Narak Chaturdashi Regional Holiday Karnataka
Saturday Sat Diwali Regional Holiday Many states
Saturday Sat Balipadyami Regional Holiday Karnataka
Sunday Sun Govardhan Puja Regional Holiday Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand
Sunday Sun Kali Puja Regional Holiday Assam, Odisha, West Bengal
Sunday Sun Vikram Samvat New Year Regional Holiday Gujarat only
Monday Mon Vishvakarma Day Regional Holiday Govardhan Puja
Monday Mon Bhai Bij Regional Holiday Several states
Tuesday Tue Ningol Chakkouba Regional Holiday 2nd day of the lunar month of Hiyanggei
Friday Fri Chhath Puja Regional Holiday Bihar, Jharkhand
Monday Mon Rasa Purnima Regional Holiday Odisha only
Tuesday Tue Lachit Divas Regional Holiday Assam only
Tuesday Tue Martyrdom Day of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji Regional Holiday Punjab only
Thursday Thu Seng Kut Snem Regional Holiday Meghalaya
Monday Mon Guru Nanak's Birthday Regional Holiday Full moon day of the month Kartik
Monday Mon Friday after Eid e-Milad-un Nabi Regional Holiday Jammu and Kashmir only
Tuesday Tue State Inauguration Day Regional Holiday Nagaland
Tuesday Tue Indigenous faith day Regional Holiday Arunachal Pradesh
Thursday Thu Kanakadasa Jayanthi Regional Holiday Karnataka only
Thursday Thu World Disabled Day Regional Holiday Tripura only
Thursday Thu Feast of St. Francis Xavier Regional Holiday Goa only.
Thursday Thu Feast of St. Francis Xavier Regional Holiday Goa Only
Saturday Sat Birthday of Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah Regional Holiday Jammu and Kashmir
Saturday Sat Pa Togan Nengminja Sangma Regional Holiday Meghalaya
Friday Fri Guru Ghasidas Jayanti Regional Holiday
Friday Fri Death Anniversary of U SoSo Tham Regional Holiday Meghalaya
Saturday Sat Goa Liberation Day Regional Holiday Goa only
Thursday Thu Christmas Eve Regional Holiday Meghalaya, Mizoram
Friday Fri Christmas Day Regional Holiday Observed in all states
Wednesday Wed U Kiang Nangbah Regional Holiday Meghalaya

Notes

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

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