Public Holidays in Tamil Nadu in 2023

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List of Holidays in Tamil Nadu in 2023

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Sunday New Year's Day Regional Holiday Several states
Sunday Pongal Regional Holiday
Monday Thiruvalluvar Day Regional Holiday Puducherry, Tamil Nadu
Tuesday Uzhavar Tirunal Regional Holiday Several states
Thursday Republic Day Public Holiday
Sunday Thaipoosam Regional Holiday Several states
Wednesday Telugu New Year's Day Regional Holiday Telugu and Kannada New Year
Saturday Bank Holiday Not A Public Holiday Banks only. Annual accounts closing
Tuesday Mahaveer Jayanthi Regional Holiday
Friday Good Friday Regional Holiday
Friday Dr Ambedkar Jayanti Regional Holiday
Friday Tamil New Year Regional Holiday Puthandu. Tamil Nadu only
Saturday Ramzan Regional Holiday Most states
Monday Labour Day Regional Holiday Many states
Thursday Bakrid Regional Holiday Many states
Saturday Ashura Regional Holiday Many states
Tuesday Independence Day Public Holiday
Wednesday Krishna Jayanthi Regional Holiday Restricted Holiday
Monday Vinayakar Chathurthi Regional Holiday Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
Thursday Milad-un-Nabi Regional Holiday Birthday of Prophet Muhammad
Monday Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Public Holiday
Monday Ayutha Pooja Regional Holiday Several states
Tuesday Dussehra Regional Holiday Vijaya Dashami
Sunday Deepavali Regional Holiday Most states
Monday Christmas Day Regional Holiday Observed in all states


  • Public holidays observed by private companies usually follow the Tamil Nadu Industrial Establishments (National and Festival Holidays) Act. The four national holidays, (26th January, 1st May, 15th August and 2nd October) are supplemented by five festival holidays selected from any of the festivals given the religious and regional interests of the employees