Public Holidays in Maharashtra in 2016

Maharashtra 2016
Maharashtra
2016

Maharashtra List of Holidays in Maharashtra in 2016

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Tuesday Tue Republic Day Public Holiday
Friday Fri Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti Regional Holiday Maharashtra only
Monday Mon Maha Shivratri Regional Holiday Most states
Thursday Thu Holi Regional Holiday
Friday Fri Good Friday Regional Holiday Friday before Easter Sunday
Friday Fri Bank Holiday Not A Public Holiday Banks only. Annual accounts closing
Friday Fri Ugadi Regional Holiday Telugu and Kannada New Year
Thursday Thu Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti Regional Holiday
Friday Fri Ram Navami Regional Holiday
Tuesday Tue Mahavir Jayanti Regional Holiday The most important religious holiday in Jainism
Sunday Sun Maharashtra Day Regional Holiday Maharashtra only
Saturday Sat Buddha Purnima Regional Holiday Birth of Buddha
Thursday Thu Idul Fitr Regional Holiday Goa, Odisha, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, West Bengal
Monday Mon Independence Day Public Holiday
Wednesday Wed Parsi New Year Regional Holiday Jamshed Navroz. Mumbai Only
Monday Mon Ganesh Chaturthi Regional Holiday Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
Tuesday Tue Bakrid Regional Holiday Maharashtra, Odisha, Tamil Nadu
Sunday Sun Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Public Holiday Gandhi Jayanti
Sunday Sun Islamic New Year Public Holiday Observed mainly by the Shia Muslim community
Tuesday Tue Dasara Regional Holiday Vijaya Dashami
Wednesday Wed Moharum Regional Holiday Day of Ashurah
Sunday Sun Diwali Regional Holiday Deepawali. Except Assam, Goa, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, West Bengal
Monday Mon Diwali Regional Holiday Karnataka, Maharashtra
Monday Mon Guru Nanak's Birthday Regional Holiday Full moon day of the month Kartik
Monday Mon Maulud Nabi Regional Holiday Birthday of Prophet Muhammad
Sunday Sun Christmas Day Regional Holiday Observed in all states

Notes

  • Holidays are notified as public holidays under section 25 of the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 (XXVI of 1881).

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