Karnataka Holidays 2017
Check Karnataka Public Holidays, Restricted Holidays and Bank Holidays for the year 2017.
General Holidays:
All offices under the Karnataka state government will be remain closed on following declared general holidays including all Sunday and second Saturday of every month in the year 2017.
General Holidays
No Date Day Holiday
1 January 14 Saturday Makar Sankranti
2 January 26 Thursday Republic Day
3 February 24 Friday Maha Shivaratri
4 March 29 Wednesday Ugadi
5 April 14 Friday Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti
(Good Friday)
6 April 29 Saturday Basava Jayanti
7 May 1 Monday May Day
8 June 26 Monday Eid al-Fitr *
(Ramzan Eid)
9 August 15 Tuesday Independence Day
10 August 25 Friday Ganesh Chaturthi
11 September 2 Saturday Eid al-Adha *
(Bakri Eid)
12 September 19 Tuesday Mahalaya
13 September 29 Friday Maha Navami
(Ayudha puja)
14 September 30 Saturday Dussehra
15 October 2 Monday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
16 October 5 Thursday Maharishi Valmiki's Birthday
17 October 18 Wednesday Narak Chaturdashi
18 October 20 Friday Diwali
(Balipratipada)
19 November 1 Wednesday Kannada Rajyothsava
20 November 6 Monday Kanakadasa Jayanti
21 December 1 Friday Eid-e-Milad *
22 December 25 Monday Christmas
*
Date Subject to change depending on the sighting of the moon.
  • Mahavir Jayanti (09.04.2017) and Moharrum (01.10.2017) falls on Sunday, so they are not included in above list.
  • Local holiday declared for Kodagu district on account of Tula Sankramana (17.10.2017, Tuesday) and Huttari Festival (04.12.2017, Monday).


Restricted Holidays:
Government employees can avail only 2 (Two) Restricted Holiday in the calendar year 2017.
Restricted Holidays
No Date Day Holiday
1 April 1 Saturday Devara Dasimaiah Jayanti
2 April 5 Wednesday Shri Ram Navami
3 April 15 Saturday Holi Saturday
4 May 10 Wednesday Buddha Purnima
5 May 11 Thursday Shab-e-Baraat
6 June 22 Thursday Shab-e-Qadr
7 June 23 Friday Jamat-Ul-Vida
8 August 4 Friday Varalakshmi Vratham
9 August 14 Monday Shri Krishna Janmashtami
10 August 24 Thursday Swarna Gowri Vratha
11 September 4 Monday Thiruonam
(Rig-Upakarma)
12 September 5 Tuesday Ananta Padmanabha Vratha
13 September 6 Wednesday Sree Narayana Guru Jayanti
(Yajur Upakarma)
14 September 8 Friday Kanya Mariyamma Jayanti
15 October 17 Tuesday Tula Sankraman
16 November 4 Saturday Guru Nanak Jayanti
17 December 4 Monday Huttari Festival
Restricted Holidays Falling on Sunday
No Date Day Holiday
1 January 01 Sunday New Year's Day
2 February 05 Sunday Shri Madhvanavami
3 March 12 Sunday Holi
4 September 17 Sunday Vishwakarma Jayanti
5 December 24 Sunday Christmas Eve
Restricted Holidays Falling on General Holidays
4 April 14 Friday Souramana Ugadi
5 May 01 Monday Shri Ramanujacharya Jayanti


Bank Holidays:
Karnataka Government declares the 2017 Bank Holidays in Karnataka under the section 25 of N.I. Act, 1881.
Bank Holidays
No Date Day Holiday
1 January 14 Saturday Makar Sankranti
2 January 26 Thursday Republic Day
3 February 24 Friday Maha Shivaratri
4 March 29 Wednesday Ugadi
5 April 1 Saturday Annual Closing of Bank Accounts
6 April 14 Friday Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti
(Good Friday)
7 April 29 Saturday Basava Jayanti
8 May 1 Monday May Day
9 June 26 Monday Eid al-Fitr *
(Ramzan Eid)
10 August 15 Tuesday Independence Day
11 August 25 Friday Ganesh Chaturthi
12 September 2 Saturday Eid al-Adha *
(Bakari Eid)
13 September 19 Tuesday Mahalaya
14 September 29 Friday Maha Navami
(Ayudha Puja)
15 September 30 Saturday Dussehra
16 October 2 Monday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
17 October 5 Thursday Maharishi Valmiki's Birthday
18 October 18 Wednesday Narak Chaturdashi
19 October 20 Friday Diwali
(Balipratipada)
20 November 1 Wednesday Kannada Rajyothsava
21 November 6 Monday Kanakadasa Jayanti
22 December 1 Friday Eid-e-Milad *
23 December 25 Monday Christmas
*
Date Subject to change depending on the sighting of the moon.
  • Mahavir Jayanti (09.04.2017) and Moharrum (01.10.2017) falls on Sunday, so they are not included in above list.
  • Local holiday declared for Kodagu district on account of Tula Sankramana (17.10.2017, Tuesday) and Huttari Festival (04.12.2017, Monday).


Karnataka Holiday Calendar 2017
Karnataka Holiday Calendar 2017
Karnataka Holidays 2017