General Holidays in Karnataka in 2015

Karnataka is a state in southwestern India. The capital is Bengaluru, which is home to many international companies. The Karnataka government observe about 22 public holidays each year. Many private companies will observe the major holidays and a selection of the other holidays, to give employees a total of about 13 holidays.

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Karnataka List of Holidays in Karnataka in 2015

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Saturday Maulud Nabi Regional Holiday Birthday of Prophet Muhammad
Wednesday Pongal Regional Holiday
Thursday Pongal Regional Holiday Assam, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Telangana
Monday Republic Day Public Holiday
Tuesday Maha Shivratri Regional Holiday Most states
Saturday Ugadi Regional Holiday Telugu and Kannada New Year. Karnataka, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh.
Thursday Mahavir Jayanti Regional Holiday The most important religious holiday in Jainism
Friday Good Friday Regional Holiday
Tuesday Dr Ambedkar Jayanti Regional Holiday
Friday Labour Day Regional Holiday Assam, Bihar, Goa, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Manipur, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, West Bengal only
Saturday Idul Fitr Regional Holiday All states except Goa, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh
Tuesday State Holiday Government Holiday Karnataka. Government only. Mourn the passing of APJ Abdul Kalam
Saturday Independence Day Public Holiday
Thursday Ganesh Chaturthi Regional Holiday Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
Friday Bakrid Regional Holiday Bakrid. Assam, Delhi, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Maharashtra
Friday Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Regional Holiday
Monday Mahalaya Regional Holiday Karnataka, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal only.
Wednesday Vijayadashami Regional Holiday Vijaya Dashami
Saturday Last Day of Moharam Regional Holiday Day of Ashurah
Tuesday Maharshi Valmiki Jayanti Regional Holiday Several states
Sunday Kannada Rajyothsava Regional Holiday Karnataka only
Tuesday Balipadyami Regional Holiday Deepawali
Saturday Kanakadasa Jayanthi Regional Holiday Karnataka
Thursday Maulud Nabi Regional Holiday Birthday of Prophet Muhammad. Second time in 2015.
Friday Christmas Day Regional Holiday Observed in all states