Karnataka Holidays 2023

Check Karnataka Public and Restricted Holidays during the year 2023.

Public Holidays

Following is the list of General Holidays for the State Government employees during the year 2023.
Public Holidays
Date Day Holiday
January-15 Sunday Makar Sankranti
January-26 Thursday Republic Day
February-18 Saturday Maha Shivaratri
March-22 Wednesday Ugadi
April-3 Monday Mahavir Jayanti
April-7 Friday Good Friday
April-14 Friday Dr. Ambedkar Jayanti
April-22 Saturday Khutub-E-Ramzan
April-23 Sunday Basava Jayanti
May-1 Monday May Day
June-29 Thursday Bakrid
July-29 Saturday Muharram
August-15 Tuesday Independence Day
September-18 Monday Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
September-28 Thursday Eid-e-Milad
October-2 Monday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
October-14 Saturday Mahalaya Amavasye
October-23 Monday Maha Navami / Ayudha Puja
October-24 Tuesday Dussehra
October-28 Saturday Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti
November-1 Wednesday Kannada Rajyothsava
November-12 Sunday Diwali
November-14 Tuesday Balipratipada
November-30 Thursday Kanakadasa Jayanti
December-25 Monday Christmas
  • All Second Saturdays, Fourth Saturdays. Sundays are the General Holidays alongwith above days
  • Government Offices will be closed through out the State on General Holidays
  • If any of the Holidays for the festivals of Muslim Fraternity notified above does not fall on the date notified, Muslim Fraternity in Government Service may he granted holiday on the date of observance in view of the holidays already notified.
  • Local Holiday is declared for Kodagu District only on account of Kail Muhuruth on 03.09.2023 (Sunday), Tula Sankramana on 18.10.2023 (Wednesday) and Huthri Festival on 28.11.2023 (Tuesday).

Restricted Holidays
Date Day Holiday
January-1 Sunday New Year’s Day
January-30 Monday Sri Madvanavami
March-7 Tuesday Shab-e-Barat
March-8 Wednesday Holi
March-26 Sunday Devara Dasimayya Jayanthi
March-30 Thursday Shri Ram Navami
April-8 Saturday Holy Saturday
April-14 Friday Souramana Ugadi
April-18 Tuesday Shab-i-Qadar
April-21 Friday Jamat-Ul-Vida
April-25 Tuesday Sri Ramanujacharya Jayant /Sri Shankaracharya Jayanthi/hi
May-5 Friday Buddha Purnima
August-25 Friday Sri Varamahalakshmi Vratha
August-29 Tuesday Rig-Upakarma/Onam
August-30 Wednesday Yajur Upkarma
August-31 Thursday Brahma Shri Narayana Guru Jayanti
September-6 Wednesday Janmashtami
September-8 Friday Kanya mariyamma Jayanti
September-18 Monday Swarna Gowri Vratha
September-27 Wednesday Vishwakarma Jayanti
September-28 Thursday Ananta Padamanabha Vratha
October-18 Wednesday Tula Sankramana
November-27 Monday Guru Nanak Jayanti
November-28 Tuesday Huttari festival
December-24 Sunday Christmas Eve
In addition to the General Holidays the State Government Employees may utilize any of the restricted holidays not exceeding two days during the year 2023 with prior permission from the authority who is authorized to sanctioned Casual Leave.

Karnataka Holidays Calendar 2023

Karnataka Public Holidays 2023 Calendar
Karnataka Public Holidays 2023