Public Holidays in Chhattisgarh in 2018

Chhattisgarh Upcoming Public Holidays in Chhattisgarh

Republic Day
Republic Day

26 January 2018 This National holiday is in 7 days. Republic Day is an important national holiday that commemorates the establishment of th...

Maha Shivratri
Maha Shivratri

13 February 2018 This Regional holiday is in 25 days. According to Hindu mythology, Shivaratri symbolizes the wedding day of Lord Shiva.

Ram Navami
Ram Navami

25 March 2018 This Regional holiday is in 65 days. Celebrates the birth of Lord Rama to King Dasharatha of Ayodhya celebrated on the ninth...

India National and Regional Public holidays of Chhattisgarh in 2018

Friday January 26 Republic Day
Tuesday February 13 Maha Shivratri Celebrated on the 13th night/14th day in the Krishna Paksha
Sunday March 25 Ram Navami 9th day of the 1st month in the Hindu calendar
Thursday March 29 Mahavir Jayanti The most important religious holiday in Jainism
Sunday April 01 Bank Holiday Banks only. Annual accounts closing
Monday April 30 Buddha Purnima Birth of Buddha
Friday June 15 Idul Fitr Many states
Wednesday August 15 Independence Day
Wednesday August 22 Idul Juha Bakrid. Many states
Monday September 03 Janmashtami Celebrates the birth of Lord Shri Krishna
Thursday September 20 Muharram (10th Day) Day of Ashurah
Tuesday October 02 Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Gandhi Jayanti
Friday October 19 Dussehra Dasara/Vijaya Dashami
Wednesday November 07 Deewali Many states
Wednesday November 21 Id-e-Milad
Friday November 23 Guru Nanak Birthday The Birthday of the founder of Sikhism, falls on full moon day of the month Kartik


National Holiday Regional Holiday Not a Public Holiday


  • 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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