Kerala Holidays 2017
Check Kerala Public Holidays, Bank Holidays and Restricted Holidays for the year 2017.
General Holidays:
Kerala Government declares the public holidays for the public offices under the Kerala Government during the year 2017 with Notification no G.O. (P) No.33/2016/GAD, dated 27.10.2016.
General Holidays
No Date Day Holiday
1 January 2 Monday Mannam Jayanti
2 January 26 Thursday Republic Day
3 February 24 Friday Maha Shivaratri
4 April 13 Thursday Maundy Thursday
5 April 14 Friday Good Friday *
(Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti)
6 April 16 Sunday Easter Sunday
7 May 1 Monday May Day
8 June 25 Sunday Eid al-Fitr
9 July 23 Sunday Karkkadaka vavu
10 August 15 Tuesday Independence Day
11 August 28 Monday Ayyankali Jayanti
12 September 1 Friday Eid al-Adha
(Bakri Eid)
13 September 3 Sunday Onam
14 September 4 Monday Thiruvonam
15 September 5 Tuesday Third Onam
16 September 6 Wednesday Fourth Onam
17 September 12 Tuesday Sree Krishna Jayanti
18 September 21 Thursday Sree Narayana Guru Samadhi Day
19 September 29 Friday Maha Navami
20 September 30 Saturday Vijaya Dashami
(Muharrum*)
21 October 2 Monday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
22 October 18 Wednesday Diwali
23 December 2 Saturday Eid-e-Milad
(Prophet Muhammad's Birthday)
24 December 25 Monday Christmas
*
Date Subject to change depending on the sighting of the moon.
All Sundays and Second Saturdays of each month are also declared as office holidays.

Bank Holidays:
Kerala Government declares the Bank Holidays in Kerala with Notification no G.O. (P) No.32/2016/GAD, dated 27.10.2016. All Sundays, Second and Fourth Saturdays of each month and following holidays are declared as bank holidays in Kerala under the explanation to section 25 of N.I. Act, 1881.
Bank Holidays
No Date Day Holiday
1 January 26 Thursday Republic Day
2 February 24 Friday Maha Shivaratri
3 April 1 Saturday Annual Closing of Bank Accounts
4 April 14 Friday Good Friday
(Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti)
5 April 16 Sunday Easter Sunday
6 May 1 Monday May Day
7 June 25 Sunday Eid al-Fitr
(Ramzan Eid)
8 August 15 Tuesday Independence Day
9 September 1 Friday Eid al-Adha *
(Bakri Eid)
10 September 3 Sunday Onam
11 September 4 Monday Thiruonam
12 September 6 Wednesday Sree Narayana Guru Jayanti
13 September 21 Thursday Sree Narayana Guru Samadhi Day
14 September 29 Friday Maha Navami
15 September 30 Saturday Vijaya Dashami
16 October 2 Monday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
17 October 18 Wednesday Deepawali
18 December 2 Saturday Eid-e-Milad
(Birthday of Prophet Mohammad)
19 December 25 Monday Christmas
*
Date Subject to change depending on the sighting of the moon.


Restricted Holidays
No Date Day Holiday
1 March 12 Sunday Ayya Vaikunda Swami Jayanti
2 August 7 Monday Avani Avittom *
3 September 17 Sunday Viswakarma Jayanti
*
Govt Employee belonging to Brahmin Community are permitted to avail restricted holiday.


Kerala Holiday Calendar 2017
Kerala Holiday Calendar 2017
Kerala Holidays 2017