Public Holidays in Odisha in 2016

Odisha 2016
Odisha
2016

Odisha List of Holidays in Odisha in 2016

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Saturday Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti Regional Holiday Assam, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal
Tuesday Republic Day Public Holiday
Friday Basanta Panchami Regional Holiday Haryana, Odisha, Punjab, Tripura
Saturday Panchayati Raj Diwas Regional Holiday Odisha
Monday Maha Shivratri Regional Holiday Most states
Wednesday Solar Eclipse Regional Holiday Odisha
Wednesday Doljatra Regional Holiday Day before Holi
Thursday Dola Purnima Regional Holiday
Friday Good Friday Regional Holiday Friday before Easter Sunday
Friday Bank Holiday Not A Public Holiday Banks only. Annual accounts closing
Friday Odisha Day Regional Holiday Odisha only. Utkal Divas
Wednesday Mahabishuba Sankranti Regional Holiday Odisha
Thursday Dr Ambedkar Jayanti Regional Holiday
Friday Ram Navami Regional Holiday
Tuesday Pahili Raja Regional Holiday Odisha
Wednesday Raja Sankranti Regional Holiday Odisha only
Wednesday Ratha Yatra Regional Holiday Odisha
Thursday Idul Fitr Regional Holiday Goa, Odisha, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, West Bengal
Monday Independence Day Public Holiday
Wednesday Sreekrishna Jayanthi Regional Holiday Kerala, Odisha. Celebrates the birth of Lord Shri Krishna
Monday Ganesh Chaturthi Regional Holiday Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
Tuesday Nuakhai Regional Holiday Odisha only. Day after Ganesh Chaturthi
Tuesday Id-Ul-Zuha Regional Holiday Maharashtra, Odisha, Tamil Nadu
Friday Mahalaya Regional Holiday Karnataka, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal only.
Sunday Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Public Holiday
Sunday Islamic New Year Public Holiday Observed mainly by the Shia Muslim community
Saturday Durga Puja Regional Holiday Assam, Odisha, West Bengal
Sunday Maha Astami Regional Holiday Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Odisha, Telangana, West Bengal
Monday Mahanavami Regional Holiday Ninth day of Dussehra
Tuesday Vijaya Dashami Regional Holiday Vijaya Dashami
Wednesday Durga Puja Regional Holiday Mahastami. Odisha, Sikkim only
Wednesday Ashura Regional Holiday Day of Ashurah
Saturday Lakshmi Puja Regional Holiday Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal only.
Saturday Kali Puja Regional Holiday Falls on same date as Diwali
Sunday Diwali Regional Holiday Deepawali. Except Assam, Goa, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, West Bengal
Monday Rasa Purnima Regional Holiday Odisha only
Monday Maulud Nabi Regional Holiday Birthday of Prophet Muhammad
Sunday Christmas Day Regional Holiday Observed in all states

Notes

  • The fourth Saturday of every month is declared as a general holiday for all State government employees in Odisha.