India Public Holidays

2016 Indian National and State Holidays

India Public Holidays 2016

Check 2016 Indian National holidays and also public holidays for 29 states and 7 Union Territories of India. Check all the general and restricted holidays for central government and state governments of India.

Upcoming State Holidays

DateHolidayState
September - 2, FridayParkash Utsav Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji Punjab
September - 3, SaturdayTithi of Srimanta Sankardeva Assam
September - 4, SundayTeej Haryana
September - 5, MondayGanesh ChaturthiAndhra Pradesh, Bombay Stock Exchange, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu, Goa, Jharkhand, Maharashtra, National Stock Exchange of India, Telangana
September - 5, MondaySamvatsari Gujarat
September - 5, MondayVarsidhi Vinayak Vrata Karnataka
September - 5, MondayGanesh Puja Odisha
September - 5, MondayVinayaga Chaturthi Puducherry
September - 5, MondayVinayakar Chathurthi Tamil Nadu
September - 6, TuesdayGanesh Chaturthi Goa
September - 6, TuesdayNuakhai Odisha
September - 10, SaturdayBirthday of Baba Sri Chand Ji Punjab
September - 12, MondayId-ul-AdhaAndhra Pradesh, Delhi, Haryana, Karnataka, Kerala, Manipur, Rajasthan, Telangana, West Bengal
September - 12, MondayId-Ul-Zuha Assam,
Dadra and Nagar Haveli,
Daman and Diu,
Mizoram,
Punjab,
Tripura
September - 12, MondayId-ul-Juha Chandigarh

National Public Holidays 2016

Date Week Day Holiday
January – 1 Friday New Years Day (R)
January – 14 Thursday Makar Sankranti (R)
January – 15 Friday Pongal (R)
January – 16 Saturday Guru Govind Singhs Birthday (R)
January – 26 Tuesday Republic Day (G)
February – 12 Friday Basant Panchami (Sri Panchami) (R)
February – 19 Friday Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti (R)
February – 22 Monday Guru Ravidas Birthday (R)
March – 4 Friday Swami Dayananda Saraswati Jayanti (R)
March – 7 Monday Maha Shivratri (R)
March – 23 Wednesday Holika Dahan (R)
March – 24 Thursday Holi (G)
March – 25 Friday Good Friday (G)
March – 27 Sunday Easter Sunday (R)
April – 8 Friday Ugadi (Gudi Padava) (R)
April – 13 Wednesday Vaisakhi (Vishu) (R)
April – 14 Thursday Vaisakhadi (Bahag Bihu) (R)
April – 15 Friday Ram Navami (G)
April – 20 Wednesday Mahavir Jayanti (G)
April – 21 Thursday Hazarat Ali Birthday (R)
May – 8 Sunday Guru Rabindranaths Birthday (R)
May – 21 Saturday Buddha Purnima (G)
July – 1 Friday Jamat-Ul-Vida (R)
July – 6 Wednesday Eid Al-Fitr (G)
July – 6 Wednesday Rath Yatra (R)
August – 15 Monday Independence Day (G)
August – 17 Wednesday Parsi New Years Day (Nauroz) (R)
August – 18 Thursday Raksha Bandhan (R)
August – 25 Thursday Janmashtami (G)
September – 5 Monday Vinayaka Chaturthi (Ganesh Chaturthi) (R)
September – 12 Monday Eid Al-Adha (Bakrid) (G)
September – 14 Wednesday Onam (R)
October – 2 Sunday Mahatma Gandhi Birthday (G)
October – 8 Saturday Dussehra (Maha Saptami) (R)
October – 9 Sunday Dussehra (Maha Ashtami) (R)
October – 10 Monday Dussehra (Maha Navmi) (R)
October – 11 Tuesday Dussehra (G)
October – 12 Wednesday Muharram (G)
October – 16 Sunday Maharishi Valmikis Birthday (R)
October – 19 Wednesday Karva Chouth (R)
October – 29 Saturday Deepawali (South India) (R)
October – 29 Saturday Naraka Chaturdasi (R)
October – 30 Sunday Deepawali (Diwali) (G)
October – 31 Monday Govardhan Puja (R)
November – 1 Tuesday Bhai Duj (R)
November – 6 Sunday Chhat Puja (Surya Sashthi) (R)
November – 14 Monday Guru Nanak Birthday (G)
November – 24 Thursday Guru Teg Bahadurs Martyrdom Day (R)
December – 13 Tuesday Id-E-Milad (Prophet Mohammad’s Birthday) (G)
December – 24 Saturday Christmas Eve (R)
December – 25 Sunday Christmas (G)
(G) – General Holiday
(R) – Restricted Holiday

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