Public Holidays in Tamil Nadu in 2018

Tamil Nadu 2018
Tamil Nadu
2018

Tamil Nadu List of Holidays in Tamil Nadu in 2018

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Monday Mon New Year's Day Regional Holiday Arunachal pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Miizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu only
Sunday Sun Pongal Regional Holiday Also known as Makar Sankranti, Lohri, Bihu, Hadaga, Poki
Monday Mon Thiruvalluvar Day Regional Holiday
Tuesday Tue Uzhavar Tirunal Regional Holiday Puducherry, Tamil Nadu only
Friday Fri Republic Day Public Holiday
Sunday Sun Telugu New Year's Day Regional Holiday Telugu and Kannada New Year. Karnataka, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh
Thursday Thu Mahaveer Jayanthi Regional Holiday The most important religious holiday in Jainism
Friday Fri Good Friday Regional Holiday Friday before Easter Sunday
Sunday Sun Bank Holiday Not A Public Holiday Banks only. Annual accounts closing
Monday Mon Bank Holiday Not A Public Holiday Banks only. Annual accounts closing
Saturday Sat Dr Ambedkar Jayanti Regional Holiday
Saturday Sat Tamil New Year Regional Holiday Puthandu. Tamil Nadu only
Tuesday Tue Labour Day Regional Holiday Many states
Friday Fri Ramzan Holiday Regional Holiday Most states
Wednesday Wed Public Holiday Regional Holiday
Wednesday Wed Independence Day Public Holiday
Wednesday Wed Bakrid Regional Holiday Many states
Sunday Sun Krishna Jayanthi Regional Holiday
Thursday Thu Ganesh Chaturthi Regional Holiday Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
Friday Fri Ashura Regional Holiday Day of Ashurah
Tuesday Tue Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Public Holiday Gandhi Jayanti
Thursday Thu Dussehra Regional Holiday Vijaya Dashami
Friday Fri Dussehra Regional Holiday Vijaya Dashami
Monday Mon Deepavali Holiday Government Holiday Tamil Nadu
Tuesday Tue Deepavali Regional Holiday Tamil Nadu
Wednesday Wed Maulud Nabi Regional Holiday Birthday of Prophet Muhammad
Tuesday Tue Christmas Day Regional 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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