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Public Holidays in Maharashtra in 2018

Maharashtra Upcoming Public Holidays in Maharashtra

Dusshera
Dussehra

18 October 2018 This Regional holiday is Today!. Several states. Dusshera symbolizes the triumph of good over evil in the legend of Ram...

Deewali
Diwali

7 November 2018 This Regional holiday is in 20 days. Celebrations revolve around the triumph of good over evil, purity over impurity, light ...

Deepavali
Deepavali

8 November 2018 This Regional holiday is in 21 days. Maharashtra, Sikkim. Celebrations revolve around the triumph of good over evil.

India National and Regional Public holidays of Maharashtra in 2018

DayDateHolidayComments
Friday January 26 Republic Day
Tuesday February 13 Maha Shivratri Celebrated on the 13th night/14th day in the Krishna Paksha
Monday February 19 Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti Maharashtra only
Friday March 02 Holi
Thursday March 29 Mahavir Jayanti The most important religious holiday in Jainism
Friday March 30 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
Sunday April 01 Bank Holiday Banks only. Annual accounts closing
Saturday April 14 Dr Ambedkar Jayanti Birthday of Bhimrao Ramji Ambedekar
Monday April 30 Buddha Purnima Birth of Buddha
Tuesday May 01 Maharashtra Day Maharashtra only. Commemorates the formation of the state of Maharashtra on 1 May 1960
Wednesday August 15 Independence Day
Friday August 17 Parsi New Year Jamshed Navroz. Gujarat, Mumbai Only
Wednesday August 22 Idul Juha Bakrid. Many states
Tuesday September 11 Muharram Observed mainly by the Shia Muslim community
Thursday September 13 Ganesh Chaturthi Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
Thursday September 20 Muharram (10th Day) Day of Ashurah
Tuesday October 02 Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Gandhi Jayanti
Thursday October 18 Dusshera Vijaya Dashmi. Several states
Wednesday November 07 Deewali Many states
Thursday November 08 Deepavali Maharashtra, Sikkim
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
Tuesday December 25 Christmas Day Observed in all states