150+ Public Holidays for State & UT Government Offices in India in 2017

2016-india-government-holidaysIndia is a vast country with lot of cultural, traditional, religious differene people living. Each and every above sect has their own faith, belief and its associated ceremonies, celebrations, festivals, events, commemoration, anniversary, poojas, and so on. And these large population is spread across the state and union territories in india with minority and majority places. However, though indians are diversified amongst the above facts there exist a unity when it is sense of India. Therefore no one can come near to india at this respectful feel.

The government of india and its run state and ut prepare the official public holidays 2017 in view to the above truths so that the citizens free themselves to engage on the holidays. There are about 150+ holidays consists of cultural holidays, national holidays, religious holidays, festival holidays and more. There are few states having more than 18 leave holidays and few only with 8 public holidays 2017.

Here is the list of 2017 government holidays across the 35 state and union territories for the upcoming new year 2017 that are entitled for banks, govt. offices, private companies and emergencies etc.

Date Day Holiday
1 Jan Sun 2017 New Year’s Day
5 Jan Thu Saint Guru Govind Singh Birthday
11 Jan Wed Fateha-Dwaj-Daham
12 Jan Thu Swami Vivekananda Jayanthi
13 Jan Fri Bhogi or Kari Naal
14 Jan Sat Thai Pongal
14 Jan Sat Makara Sankranti
15 Jan Sun Thiruvalluvar Day
15 Jan Sun Kanuma Panduga / Mattu Pongal
16 Jan Mon Uzhavar Thirunal / Kaanam Pongal
23 Jan Mon Netaji S.C. Bose Birthday
25 Jan Wed Statehood Day
26 Jan Thu Indian Republic Day
31 Jan Tue Me-Dum-Me-Phi
1 Feb Wed Basant Panchami or Sri Panchami
10 Feb Fri Birthday of Guru Ravidas
11 Feb Sat Bir Chilarai Divas
12 Feb Sun Sir Chhotu Ram Jayanti
19 Feb Sun Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj
Jayanthi
20 Feb Mon Statehood Day
21 Feb Tue Birth Day of Maharshi Dayanand Sarswati
24 Feb Fri Maha Shivaratri
5 Mar Sun Panchayati Raj Divas
12 Mar Sun Doljatra / Holika Dahan
13 Mar Mon Holi Festival of colors
21 Mar Tue Nauroz Parsi New Year
22 Mar Wed Bihar Divash
23 Mar Thu Commemoration of Diwas of Bhagat
Singh, Rajguru & Sukhedev
28 Mar Tue Gudi Padva / Ugadi /
Chetti Chand
29 Mar Wed Telugu New Year
31 Mar Fri Sarhul
1 Apr Sat Odisha Day / Utkal Dibas
4 Apr Tue Ram Navami / Vaishnava
5 Apr Wed Babu Jagjivan Ram’s Birth-day
9 Apr Sun Lord Mahavir Jayanti
11 Apr Tue Hazrat Ali Birthday
13 Apr Thu Biju Festival
13 Apr Thu Vaisakh / Baisakhi /
Masadi
13 Apr Thu Maha Vishuba Sankranti
13 Apr Thu Bohag Bihu
13 Apr Thu Maundy / Pesaha Thursday
14 Apr Fri Good Friday
14 Apr Fri Doctor Ambedkar Jayanti
14 Apr Fri Bengali New Year’s Day
14 Apr Fri Tamil New Year / Chittirai Thirunaal
14 Apr Fri Vishu
14 Apr Fri Bohag Bihu
15 Apr Sat Bohag Bihu
15 Apr Sat Himachal Day
15 Apr Sat Vishu Second Day
16 Apr Sun Easter Sunday
20 Apr Thu Garia Puja
23 Apr Sun Veer Kunvar Singh Jayanti
25 Apr Tue Shab-i-Meiraj
27 Apr Thu Tithi of Damodar Deva
28 Apr Fri Maharshi Parasuram Jayanti
29 Apr Sat Basava Jayanti
1 May Mon May Day
1 May Mon Maharashtra Day
8 May Mon Guru Rabindranath Birthday
9 May Tue Lok Nayak Maharana Pratap Jayanti
10 May Wed Buddha Purnima / Lord Gautama Siddhaarth Birthday
25 May Thu Birthday of Kazi Nazrul Islam
28 May Sun Maharana Pratap Jayanti
29 May Mon Martyrdom Day of Sri Guru
Arjun Dev Ji
9 Jun Fri Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti
14 Jun Wed Pahali raja or First KIng
15 Jun Thu Raja Sankranti
22 Jun Thu Shab-i-Qadr
23 Jun Fri Jumat-ul-Wida
25 Jun Sun Ratha Yatra
26 Jun Mon Ramazan / Idul Fitr  (End of Ramadan Month) *
27 Jun Tue Ramazan 2nd Day
1 Jul Sat Kharchi Puja
5 Jul Wed Guru Hargobind Ji’s Birthday
13 Jul Thu Martyr’s Day
16 Jul Sun Ker Puja
20 Jul Thu Bonalu
22 Jul Sat Karkkadaka Vavu
26 Jul Wed Haryali Teej
31 Jul Mon Shaheed Udham Singh’s
Martyrdom Day
7 Aug Mon Raksha Bandhan
15 Aug Tue Independence Day of India
15 Aug Tue Janmashtami
/ Lord Krishna Jayanti
16 Aug Wed De jure Transfer Day
17 Aug Thu Parsi New Year (Shahenshahi)
23 Aug Wed Tithi of Shrimanta Shankar Deva
25 Aug Fri Ganesh Charturthi / Vinayaka Chaturthi
26 Aug Sat Nuakhai
28 Aug Mon Ayyankali Jayanthi
30 Aug Wed Birthday of Baba Sri Chand Ji
31 Aug Thu Ramdev Jayanti and Teja Dashmi
2 Sep Sat Bakri Id /¬† Idu’l Zuha (Feast of Sacrifice)
2 Sep Sat Parkash Utsav Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji
3 Sep Sun 1st Onam
3 Sep Sun Idu’l Zuha Holiday
4 Sep Mon Thiru onam
5 Sep Tue 3rd Onam
6 Sep Wed 4th Onam
20 Sep Wed Mahalaya Amavasye
21 Sep Thu Sree Narayana Guru
Samdhi Day
21 Sep Thu Maharaja Agrasen Jayanti
21 Sep Thu Navratra Stapana /
Navratri Ghatasthapana
23 Sep Sat Haryana Veer and Shahidi Divas
27 Sep Wed Durga Puja or Dussehra
(Maha Saptami)
28 Sep Thu Durga Puja or Dussehra
(Maha Asthami)
28 Sep Thu Birthday of S. Bhagat Singh JI
29 Sep Fri Durga Puja / Dussehra
(Maha Navami)
30 Sep Sat Durga Puja / Dussehra
Vijaya Dashami
1 Oct Sun Muharram
2 Oct Mon Mahatma Gandhi’s
Birthday
5 Oct Thu Lakshmi Poojai
18 Oct Wed Deepavali
(Festival of Lights)
18 Oct Wed Naraka Chaturdashi / Kaali Puja
19 Oct Thu Deepavali
(Festival of Lights)
20 Oct Fri Balipadyami Diwali
20 Oct Fri Vikram Samvat New Year Day
20 Oct Fri Govardhan Pooja
21 Oct Sat Bhai Duj / Chitragupth Jayanti
31 Oct Tue Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s
Birthday
1 Nov Wed Pondicherry Liberation Day
1 Nov Wed Haryana Day
1 Nov Wed Kannada Rajyothsava
3 Nov Fri Karthika Purnima / Rahasa Purnima
4 Nov Sat Guru Nanak Jayanti
2 Dec Sat Milad-un-Nabi
(Prophet’s Mohammad Birthday)
2 Dec Sat Asom Divas / Assam Day
3 Dec Sun World Disabled Day
3 Dec Sun Feast of St. Francis Xavier
5 Dec Tue Birthday of Sheikh
Mohammad Abdullah
5 Dec Tue Martyrdom Day of Sri Guru
Teg Bahadur JI
8 Dec Fri Friday following Milad-un-Nabi
19 Dec Tue Goa Liberation Day
25 Dec Mon Christmas Day
25 Dec Mon Guru Govind Singh Birthday
31 Dec Sun Fateha-Dwaj-Daham


  • Kannan

    Can i get the Tamilnadu Government public and restricted holidays in 2017

  • Sundar

    Want the Karnataka Government Holidays list for the year 2017 month wise

  • Ravi

    May i get the Hindu festivals date for the year 2017 in India

  • Akshay

    Need the Post Office holidays list for the year 2017 state wise in India

  • Ashish

    How to check the BSF holidays list for the year 2017 in India

  • Sanjay

    Want the BSE Trading holidays list for the new year 2017