|Tuesday||January 07 Jan 7||Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti||Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab only. Birthday of the tenth and final Sikh prophet-teacher|
|Saturday||January 25 Jan 25||Statehood Day||Himachal Pradesh only|
|Sunday||January 26 Jan 26||Republic Day||Commemorates the establishment of the Constitution of India|
|Friday||February 14 Feb 14||Guru Ravidas Birthday||Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab only|
|Thursday||February 27 Feb 27||Maha Shivratri|
|Monday||March 17 Mar 17||Holi|
|Tuesday||April 08 Apr 8||Ram Navami||Celebrates the birth of Lord Rama to King Dasharatha of Ayodhya|
|Sunday||April 13 Apr 13||Mahavir Jayanti||The most important religious holiday in Jainism|
|Monday||April 14 Apr 14||Dr Ambedkar Jayanti||Birthday of Bhimrao Ramji Ambedekar|
|Tuesday||April 15 Apr 15||Himachal Day||Himachal Pradesh only. The province of Himachal Pradesh was created on 15 April 1948|
|Friday||April 18 Apr 18||Good Friday||Friday before Easter Sunday|
|Thursday||May 01 May 1||Parashurama Jayanti||Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh only|
|Wednesday||May 14 May 14||Buddha Purnima||Birth of Buddha|
|Saturday||May 31 May 31||Maharana Pratap Jayanti||Himachal Pradesh only|
|Friday||June 13 Jun 13||Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti||Gazetted holiday in Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab.|
|Tuesday||July 29 Jul 29||Idul Fitr||All states except Goa, Jharkhand|
|Friday||August 15 Aug 15||Independence Day|
|Monday||August 18 Aug 18||Janmashtami||Celebrates the birth of Lord Shri Krishna|
|Thursday||October 02 Oct 2||Mahatma Gandhi Birthday||Gandhi Jayanti|
|Friday||October 03 Oct 3||Dussehra||Vijaya Dashami|
|Monday||October 06 Oct 6||Idul Juha||Bakrid.|
|Wednesday||October 08 Oct 8||Maharishi Valmiki Birthday||Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Punjab.|
|Thursday||October 23 Oct 23||Deewali||Deepawali. Except Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal.|
|Tuesday||November 04 Nov 4||Muharram (10th Day)||Day of Ashurah|
|Thursday||November 06 Nov 6||Guru Nanak Birthday||The Birthday of Guru Nanak Sahib, the founder of Sikhism, falls on full moon day of the month Kartik|
|National Holiday||Regional 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.