|Monday||January 01 Jan 1||New Year's Day||Several states|
|Friday||January 26 Jan 26||Republic Day|
|Friday||March 02 Mar 2||Holi|
|Friday||March 30 Mar 30||Good Friday||Friday before Easter Sunday|
|Sunday||April 01 Apr 1||Bank Holiday||Banks only. Annual accounts closing|
|Saturday||June 16 Jun 16||Idul Fitr||Several states|
|Wednesday||August 15 Aug 15||Independence Day|
|Wednesday||August 22 Aug 22||Idul Juha||Bakrid. Many states|
|Monday||September 03 Sep 3||Janmashtami||Celebrates the birth of Lord Shri Krishna|
|Tuesday||September 11 Sep 11||Muharram||Observed mainly by the Shia Muslim community|
|Tuesday||October 02 Oct 2||Mahatma Gandhi Birthday||Gandhi Jayanti|
|Thursday||October 18 Oct 18||Dusshera||Vijaya Dashmi. Several states|
|Friday||October 19 Oct 19||Dussehra||Dasara/Vijaya Dashami|
|Wednesday||November 07 Nov 7||Deewali||Many states|
|Wednesday||November 21 Nov 21||Id-e-Milad|
|Friday||November 23 Nov 23||Guru Nanak Birthday||The Birthday of the founder of Sikhism, falls on full moon day of the month Kartik|
|Saturday||December 01 Dec 1||State Inauguration Day||Nagaland|
|Tuesday||December 25 Dec 25||Christmas Day||Observed in all states|
|National Holiday||Regional Holiday||Not a Public 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.