Public Holidays in Tamil Nadu in 2024

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List of Holidays in Tamil Nadu in 2024

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