Public Holidays in Telangana in 2015

India National and Regional Public holidays of Telangana in 2015

Thursday January 01 New Years Day Public Sector. Telangana only. Compensated by Sat Feb 14
Sunday January 04 Id-e-Milad Delhi, Tamil Nadu, Telangana
Thursday January 15 Pongal Assam, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Telangana
Monday January 26 Republic Day Commemorates the establishment of the Constitution of India
Tuesday February 17 Maha Shivratri Celebrated on the 13th night/14th day in the Krishna Paksha
Saturday March 21 Ugadi Telugu and Kannada New Year. Karnataka, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh.
Friday April 03 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
Sunday April 05 Babu Jagjivan Ram Birthday Andhra Pradesh, Telangana only
Tuesday April 14 Dr Ambedkar Jayanti Birthday of Bhimrao Ramji Ambedekar
Saturday July 18 Idul Fitr All states except Goa, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh
Tuesday July 28 Public Holiday Telangana. Government only. Mourn the passing of APJ Abdul Kalam
Saturday August 15 Independence Day
Thursday September 17 Ganesh Chaturthi Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
Thursday September 24 Idul Juha Bakrid.
Friday October 02 Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Gandhi Jayanti.
Tuesday October 20 Public Holiday Telangana. Government only. Eve of Bathukamma Festival
Wednesday October 21 Durgastami Telangana
Thursday October 22 Dussehra Vijaya Dashami.
Saturday October 24 Muharram (10th Day) Day of Ashurah
Wednesday November 11 Deewali Deepawali. Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Odisha, Punjab, Telangana
Wednesday November 25 Guru Nanak Birthday The Birthday of Guru Nanak Sahib, the founder of Sikhism, falls on full moon day of the month Kartik
Friday December 25 Christmas Day Observed in all states


National Holiday Regional 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.

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