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
ಮಕರ ಸಂಕ್ರಾಂತಿಯ
2 January 26 Thursday Republic Day
ಗಣರಾಜ್ಯೋತ್ಸವ
3 February 24 Friday Maha Shivaratri
ಮಹಾ ಶಿವರಾತ್ರಿ
4 March 29 Wednesday Ugadi
ಯುಗಾದಿ
5 April 14 Friday Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti
ಡಾ ಬಾಬಾಸಾಹೇಬ್ ಅಂಬೇಡ್ಕರ್ ಜಯಂತಿ
Good Friday
ಗುಡ್ ಫ್ರೈಡೆ
6 April 29 Saturday Basava Jayanti
ಬಸವ ಜಯಂತಿ
7 May 1 Monday May Day
ಮೇ ಡೇ
8 June 26 Monday Eid al-Fitr * * / Ramzan Eid
ಈದ್ ಅಲ್-ಫಿತರ್ * / ರಮ್ಜಾನ್ ಈದ್
9 August 15 Tuesday Independence Day
ಸ್ವಾತಂತ್ರ್ಯ ದಿನ
10 August 25 Friday Ganesh Chaturthi
ಗಣೇಶ ಚತುರ್ಥಿ
11 September 2 Saturday Eid al-Adha * / Bakri Eid
ಈದ್ ಅಲ್- Adha / ಬಕ್ರಿ ಈದ್
12 September 19 Tuesday Mahalaya
ಮಹಾಲಯ
13 September 29 Friday Maha Navami / Ayudha puja
ಮಹಾ ನವಮಿ / Ayudha ಪೂಜೆ
14 September 30 Saturday Dussehra
ದಸರಾ
15 October 2 Monday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
ಮಹಾತ್ಮ ಗಾಂಧಿ ಜಯಂತಿ
16 October 5 Thursday Maharishi Valmiki's Birthday
ಮಹರ್ಷಿ ವಾಲ್ಮೀಕಿ ತಂದೆಯ ಜನ್ಮದಿನ
17 October 18 Wednesday Narak Chaturdashi
ನರಕ್ Chaturdashi
18 October 20 Friday Diwali / Balipratipada
ದೀಪಾವಳಿ / ಬಲಿಪ್ರತಿಪದ
19 November 1 Wednesday Kannada Rajyothsava
ಕನ್ನಡ ರಾಜ್ಯೋತ್ಸವ
20 November 6 Monday Kanakadasa Jayanti
ಕನಕದಾಸ ಜಯಂತಿ
21 December 1 Friday Eid-e-Milad *
ಈದ್ ಇ ವೀಕ್ಷಿಸಿ milad
22 December 25 Monday Christmas
ಕ್ರಿಸ್ಮಸ್
*
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
Devara Dasimaiah ಜಯಂತಿ
2 April 5 Wednesday Shri Ram Navami
ಶ್ರೀ ರಾಮ ನವಮಿ
3 April 15 Saturday Holi Saturday
ಹೋಳಿ ಶನಿವಾರ
4 May 10 Wednesday Buddha Purnima
ಬುದ್ಧ ಪೂರ್ಣಿಮಾ
5 May 11 Thursday Shab-e-Baraat *
Shab ಇ ಭಾರಾತ್
6 June 22 Thursday Shab-e-Qadr *
Shab ಇ Qadr
7 June 23 Friday Jamat-Ul-Vida *
ಜಮಾತ್-ಉಲ್-ವಿದಾ
8 August 4 Friday Varalakshmi Vratham
ವರಲಕ್ಷ್ಮಿ ವ್ರತಂ
9 August 14 Monday Shri Krishna Janmashtami
ಶ್ರೀ ಕೃಷ್ಣ ಜನ್ಮಾಷ್ಟಮಿ
10 August 24 Thursday Swarna Gowri Vratha
ಸ್ವರ್ಣ ಗೌರಿ Vratha
11 September 4 Monday Thiruonam / Rig-Upakarma
Thiruonam / ಬಿಲ್ಡ್ Upakarma
12 September 5 Tuesday Ananta Padmanabha Vratha
ಅನಂತ ಪದ್ಮನಾಭ Vratha
13 September 6 Wednesday Sree Narayana Guru Jayanti / Yajur Upakarma
ಶ್ರೀ ನಾರಾಯಣ ಗುರು ಜಯಂತಿ / ಯಜುರ್ Upakarma
14 September 8 Friday Kanya Mariyamma Jayanti
ಕನ್ಯಾ MARIYAMMA ಜಯಂತಿ
15 October 17 Tuesday Tula Sankraman
ತುಲಾ Sankraman
16 November 4 Saturday Guru Nanak Jayanti
ಗುರು ನಾನಕ್ ಜಯಂತಿಯನ್ನು
17 December 4 Monday Huttari Festival
huttari ಫೆಸ್ಟಿವಲ್
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
ಮಕರ ಸಂಕ್ರಾಂತಿಯ
2 January 26 Thursday Republic Day
ಗಣರಾಜ್ಯೋತ್ಸವ
3 February 24 Friday Maha Shivaratri
ಮಹಾ ಶಿವರಾತ್ರಿ
4 March 29 Wednesday Ugadi
ಯುಗಾದಿ
5 April 1 Saturday Annual Closing of Bank Accounts
ಬ್ಯಾಂಕ್ ಖಾತೆಗಳು ವಾರ್ಷಿಕ ಮುಕ್ತಾಯ
6 April 14 Friday Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti
ಡಾ ಬಾಬಾಸಾಹೇಬ್ ಅಂಬೇಡ್ಕರ್ ಜಯಂತಿ
Good Friday
ಗುಡ್ ಫ್ರೈಡೆ
7 April 29 Saturday Basava Jayanti
ಬಸವ ಜಯಂತಿ
8 May 1 Monday May Day
ಮೇ ಡೇ
9 June 26 Monday Eid al-Fitr * / Ramzan Eid
ಈದ್ ಅಲ್-ಫಿತರ್ * / ರಮ್ಜಾನ್ ಈದ್
10 August 15 Tuesday Independence Day
ಸ್ವಾತಂತ್ರ್ಯ ದಿನ
11 August 25 Friday Ganesh Chaturthi
ಗಣೇಶ ಚತುರ್ಥಿ
12 September 2 Saturday Eid al-Adha * / Bakari Eid
ಈದ್ ಅಲ್- Adha / Bakari ಈದ್
13 September 19 Tuesday Mahalaya
ಮಹಾಲಯ
14 September 29 Friday Maha Navami / Ayudha Puja
ಮಹಾ ನವಮಿ / Ayudha ಪೂಜೆ
15 September 30 Saturday Dussehra
ದಸರಾ
16 October 2 Monday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
ಮಹಾತ್ಮ ಗಾಂಧಿ ಜಯಂತಿ
17 October 5 Thursday Maharishi Valmiki's Birthday
ಮಹರ್ಷಿ ವಾಲ್ಮೀಕಿ ತಂದೆಯ ಜನ್ಮದಿನ
18 October 18 Wednesday Narak Chaturdashi
ನರಕ್ Chaturdashi
19 October 20 Friday Diwali / Balipratipada
ದೀಪಾವಳಿ / ಬಲಿಪ್ರತಿಪದ
20 November 1 Wednesday Kannada Rajyothsava
ಕನ್ನಡ ರಾಜ್ಯೋತ್ಸವ
21 November 6 Monday Kanakadasa Jayanti
ಕನಕದಾಸ ಜಯಂತಿ
22 December 1 Friday Eid-e-Milad
ಈದ್ ಇ ವೀಕ್ಷಿಸಿ milad
23 December 25 Monday Christmas
ಕ್ರಿಸ್ಮಸ್
*
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