|Thursday||January 05 Jan 5||Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti||350th Birthday of the tenth Sikh Guru|
|Wednesday||January 25 Jan 25||Statehood Day||Himachal Pradesh only|
|Thursday||January 26 Jan 26||Republic Day||Commemorates the establishment of the Constitution of India|
|Friday||February 10 Feb 10||Guru Ravidas Birthday||Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab only|
|Friday||February 24 Feb 24||Maha Shivratri||Celebrated on the 13th night/14th day in the Krishna Paksha|
|Monday||March 13 Mar 13||Holi|
|Saturday||April 01 Apr 1||Bank Holiday||Banks only. Annual accounts closing|
|Tuesday||April 04 Apr 4||Ram Navami||Celebrates the birth of Lord Rama to King Dasharatha of Ayodhya|
|Friday||April 14 Apr 14||Dr Ambedkar Jayanti||Birthday of Bhimrao Ramji Ambedekar|
|Saturday||April 15 Apr 15||Himachal Day||Himachal Pradesh only. The province of Himachal Pradesh was created on 15 April 1948|
|Friday||April 28 Apr 28||Parashurama Jayanti||Haryana, Himachal Pradesh only|
|Wednesday||May 10 May 10||Buddha Purnima||Birth of Buddha|
|Sunday||May 28 May 28||Maharana Pratap Jayanti||Haryana, Himachal Pradesh only|
|Friday||June 09 Jun 9||Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti||Gazetted holiday in Chhattisgarh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab.|
|Monday||June 26 Jun 26||Idul Fitr||Many states|
|Tuesday||August 15 Aug 15||Independence Day|
|Tuesday||August 15 Aug 15||Janmashtami|
|Saturday||September 02 Sep 2||Idul Juha||Eid al-Adha|
|Saturday||September 30 Sep 30||Dussehra||Vijaya Dashami|
|Sunday||October 01 Oct 1||Muharram (10th Day)||Day of Ashurah|
|Monday||October 02 Oct 2||Mahatma Gandhi Birthday||Gandhi Jayanti|
|Thursday||October 05 Oct 5||Maharishi Valmiki Birthday||Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Punjab.|
|Wednesday||October 18 Oct 18||Deewali||Deepawali|
|Saturday||November 04 Nov 4||Guru Nanak Birthday||The Birthday of Guru Nanak Sahib, the founder of Sikhism, falls on full moon day of the month Kartik|
|Monday||December 25 Dec 25||Christmas Day||Observed in all states|
|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.