Public Holidays in Tamil Nadu in 2017

Tamil Nadu 2017
Tamil Nadu
2017

Tamil Nadu List of Holidays in Tamil Nadu in 2017

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Sunday Sun New Year's Day Regional Holiday Arunachal pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Miizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu only
Saturday Sat Pongal Regional Holiday Also known as Makar Sankranti, Lohri, Bihu, Hadaga, Poki
Sunday Sun Thiruvalluvar Day Regional Holiday Tamil Nadu only
Monday Mon Uzhavar Tirunal Regional Holiday Puducherry, Tamil Nadu only
Tuesday Tue Public Holiday Regional Holiday 100th Birth Anniversary of Puratchi Thalaivar M.G.R.
Thursday Thu Republic Day Public Holiday
Saturday Sat Bank Holiday Not A Public Holiday Banks only. Annual accounts closing
Sunday Sun Mahaveer Jayanthi Regional Holiday The most important religious holiday in Jainism
Friday Fri Dr Ambedkar Jayanti Regional Holiday
Friday Fri Good Friday Regional Holiday Friday before Easter Sunday
Friday Fri Tamil New Year Regional Holiday Puthandu. Tamil Nadu only
Monday Mon Labour Day Regional Holiday Assam, Bihar, Goa, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Manipur, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, West Bengal only
Monday Mon Idul Fitr Regional Holiday All states except Goa, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh
Monday Mon Krishna Jayanthi Regional Holiday
Tuesday Tue Independence Day Public Holiday
Friday Fri Ganesh Chaturthi Regional Holiday Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
Saturday Sat Bakrid Regional Holiday Many states
Friday Fri Ayudha Poojai Regional Holiday Vijaya Dashami
Saturday Sat Vijayadhasami Regional Holiday
Sunday Sun Ashura Regional Holiday Day of Ashurah
Monday Mon Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Public Holiday Gandhi Jayanti
Thursday Thu Deepavali Regional Holiday Deepawali. Except West Bengal
Saturday Sat Milad-un Nabi Regional Holiday Birthday of Prophet Muhammad
Monday Mon Christmas Day Public Holiday Observed in all states

Notes

  • 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

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