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Public Holidays in Gujarat in 2019

Gujarat Upcoming Public Holidays in Gujarat

Parashurama Jayanti
Parashurama Jayanti

7 May 2019 This Regional holiday is in 14 days. Parshurama is the sixth avatar of Lord Vishnu. He is the son of Renuka and one of the s...

Idul Fitr
Eid al-Fitr

5 June 2019 This Regional holiday is in 43 days. Marks the end of the fasting period of the Islamic month of Ramadan

Idul Juha
Eid al-Adha

12 August 2019 This Regional holiday is in 111 days. Commemorates the Prophet Abrahams willingness to sacrifice everything for God

India National and Regional Public holidays of Gujarat in 2019

DayDateHolidayComments
Monday January 14 Makar Sankranti Arunachal Pradesh, Gujarat
Saturday January 26 Republic Day
Monday March 04 Maha Shivratri Celebrated on the 13th night/14th day in the Krishna Paksha
Thursday March 21 Holi
Monday April 01 Bank Holiday Banks only. Annual accounts closing
Sunday April 14 Dr Ambedkar Jayanti Birthday of Bhimrao Ramji Ambedekar
Wednesday April 17 Mahavir Jayanti
Friday April 19 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
Tuesday May 07 Parashurama Jayanti Several states
Wednesday June 05 Idul Fitr Many states
Monday August 12 Idul Juha Bakrid. Many states
Thursday August 15 Independence Day
Thursday August 15 Raksha Bandhan Several states. Shravana Purnima
Saturday August 17 Parsi New Year Jamshed Navroz. Gujarat, Mumbai Only
Saturday August 24 Sreekrishna Jayanthi Several states. Janmashtami
Monday September 02 Ganesh Chaturthi Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
Wednesday September 11 Muharram (Ashoora) Gujarat
Wednesday October 02 Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Gandhi Jayanti
Tuesday October 08 Dussehra Dasara/Vijaya Dashami
Sunday October 27 Deewali Many states
Monday October 28 Vikram Samvat New Year Gujarat only.
Tuesday October 29 Bhai Bij Some states
Thursday October 31 Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's Birthday Gujarat only.
Sunday November 10 Id-e-Milad
Monday November 11 Guru Nanak Birthday Many states
Wednesday December 25 Christmas Day Observed in all states

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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