Odisha Holidays 2017
Check Odisha Public Holidays, Bank Holidays and Optional Holidays for the year 2017.
General Holidays:
Odisha Government declares the general holidays for the offices under the Odisha Government during the year 2017.
General Holidays
No Date Day Holiday
1 January 23 Monday Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Jayanti
(Vir Surendrasai Jayanti)
2 January 26 Thursday Republic Day
3 February 1 Wednesday Vasant Panchami
(Saraswati Puja)
4 February 24 Friday Maha Shivaratri
5 March 5 Sunday Panchayatiraj Divas
6 March 12 Sunday Dola Purnima
7 March 13 Monday Holi
8 April 1 Saturday Utkal Divas
9 April 4 Tuesday Shri Ram Navami
10 April 14 Friday Maha Visubha Sankranti
(Good Friday/ Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti)
11 June 14 Wednesday Pahali Raja
12 June 15 Thursday Raja Sankranti
13 June 25 Sunday Ratha Yatra
14 June 26 Monday Eid al-Fitr *
15 August 7 Monday Jhulana Pournima
16 August 14 Monday Shri Krishna Janmashtami
(Krishna Jayanti)
17 August 15 Tuesday Independence Day
18 August 25 Friday Ganesh Chaturthi
19 August 26 Saturday Navakhai
20 September 2 Saturday Eid al-Adha
(Bakari Eid)
21 September 19 Tuesday Mahalaya
22 September 27 Wednesday Maha Saptami
23 September 28 Thursday Maha Ashtami
24 September 29 Friday Maha Navami
25 September 30 Saturday Dussehra
26 October 1 Sunday Muharram
27 October 2 Monday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
28 October 5 Thursday Kunar Purnima
(Maha Laxmi Puja)
29 October 19 Thursday Kali Puja
(Diwali)
30 November 4 Saturday Rahasa Purnima
31 December 2 Saturday Eid-e-Milad
(Mawlid)
32 December 25 Monday Christmas
*
Date Subject to change depending on the sighting of the moon.


Bank Holidays:
Odisha Government declares the 2017 Bank Holidays in Odisha under the section 25 of N.I. Act, 1881.
Bank Holidays
No Date Day Holiday
1 January 26 Thursday Republic Day
2 February 1 Wednesday Vasant Panchami
(Saraswati Puja)
3 February 24 Friday Maha Shivaratri
4 March 13 Monday Holi
5 April 1 Saturday Annual Closing of Bank Accounts
6 April 4 Tuesday Shri Ram Navami
7 April 14 Friday Maha Visubha Sankranti
(Good Friday/ Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti)
8 June 15 Thursday Raja Sankranti
9 June 25 Sunday Ratha Yatra
10 June 26 Monday Eid al-Fitr *
(Ramzan Eid)
11 August 14 Monday Shri Krishna Janmashtami
(Krishna Jayanti)
12 August 15 Tuesday Independence Day
13 August 25 Friday Ganesh Chaturthi
14 September 2 Saturday Eid al-Adha
(Bakari Eid)
15 September 19 Tuesday Mahalaya
16 September 28 Thursday Maha Ashtami
17 September 30 Saturday Dussehra
(Vijaya Dashami)
18 October 1 Sunday Muharram
19 October 2 Monday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
20 October 5 Thursday Laxmi Puja
21 October 19 Thursday Diwali
22 December 25 Monday Christmas
*
Date Subject to change depending on the sighting of the moon.
All Sundays, Second and Fourth Saturdays of each month are also Bank holidays in Odisha.

Optional Holidays:
Government employees can avail only 1 (One) optional holiday in the calendar year 2017.
Restricted Holidays
No Date Day Holiday
1 January 5 Thursday Guru Gobind Singh Birthday
2 January 25 Wednesday Foundation Day of Bramha Samaj
3 February 25 Saturday Day Following Maha Shivaratri
4 April 8 Saturday Mahavir Jayanti
5 April 15 Saturday Easter Saturday
6 May 10 Wednesday Buddha Purnima
7 May 25 Thursday Savitri Amavasya
8 July 3 Monday Bahuda Yatra
9 October 29 Sunday Anla Navami
10 November 11 Saturday Prathamastami
11 December 24 Sunday Christmas Eve


Odisha Holiday Calendar 2017
Odisha Holiday Calendar 2017
Odisha Holidays 2017