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Holiday Calendar in India (2020)

Public Holidays in India in 2020
247HRM > Holiday Calendar in India (2020)
Day Date Holiday Comments
Wednesday January 01 Jan 1 New Years Day
Sunday January 12 Jan 12 Birthday of Swami Vivekananda West Bengal only.
Tuesday January 14 Jan 14 Bhogi Andhra Pradesh, Telangana
Wednesday January 15 Jan 15 Pongal & Sankrathri Also known as Makar Sankranti, Lohri, Bihu, Hadaga, Poki. Tamil Nadu & Karnataka only
Thursday January 16 Jan 16 Thiruvalluvar Day Puducherry, Tamil Nadu only
Friday January 17 Jan 17 Uzhavar Tirunal Puducherry, Tamil Nadu only
Thursday January 23 Jan 23 Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti Assam, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal. Birthday of a prominent leader in the Indian freedom movement
Sunday January 26 Jan 26 Republic Day Commemorates the establishment of the Constitution of India
Thursday January 30 Jan 30 Saraswati Puja (Sree Panchami) West Bengal Only
Wednesday February 19 Feb 19 Chhatrapati Sivaji Maharaj Jayanti Maharasthra only
Friday February 21 Feb 21 Maha Sivaratri Celebrated on the 13th night/14th day in the Krishna Paksha
Tuesday March 10 Mar 10 Doljatra or Holi Observed in all States
Wednesday March 25 Mar 25 Ugadi Telugu New Year Telugu and Kannada New Year. AP,Telangana&Tamil Nadu .
Wednesday April 01 Apr 1 Odisha Day Odisha only. Utkal Divas
Wednesday April 01 Apr 1 Bank Holiday Banks only. Annual accounts closing
Saturday April 04 Apr 4 Ram Navami Celebrates the birth of Lord Rama to King Dasharatha of Ayodhya
Sunday April 05 Apr 5 Babu Jagjivan Ram Birthday Andhra Pradesh, Telangana only
Sunday April 05 Apr 5 Ram Navami Telangana. Celebrates the birth of Lord Rama to King Dasharatha of Ayodhya
Tuesday April 14 Apr 14 Dr Ambedkar Jayanti Birthday of Bhimrao Ramji Ambedekar
Tuesday April 14 Apr 14 Tamil New Year Puthandu. Tamil Nadu only
Tuesday April 14 Apr 14 Vishu Kerala Only. First day of Tulu calendar
Tuesday April 14 Apr 14 Bohag Bihu Assamese New Year
Saturday April 18 Apr 18 Basava Jayanthi Karnataka only. The most important festival of the Lingayats.
Thursday April 30 April 30 Buddha Purnima Birth of Buddha
Saturday May 01 May 1 Maharashtra Day Maharashtra only. Commemorates the formation of the state of Maharashtra on 1 May 1960
Saturday May 01 May 1 May Day Assam, Bihar, Goa, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Manipur, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, West Bengal only
Saturday May 09 May 9 Birthday of Rabindra Nath Tagore Tripura, West Bengal. A Bengali polymath who reshaped literature and music.
Monday June 15 Jun 15 IdulFitr Tamilnadu only
Tuesday June 16 Jun 16 Idul Fitr Many States
Friday August 07 Aug 7 Raksha Bandhan Gujarat, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh only.
Saturday August 15 Aug 15 Independence Day
Monday August 17 Aug 17 Parsi New Year Jamshed Navroz. Mumbai Only
Saturday August 22 Aug 22 Idul Zoha (Bakrid)
Wednesday September 02 Sep 02 Krishna Jayanthi Tamilnadu only
Saturday September 13 Sep 13 Vinayaka Chathurthi
Sunday September 20 Sep 20 Muharram Maharshtra only
Monday September 21 Sep 21 Muharram Observed mainly by the Shia Muslim community
Friday October 02 Oct 2 Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Gandhi Jayanti
Thursday October 08 Oct 8 Mahalaya West Bengal and Karnataka only
Friday October 16 Oct 16 Durgapuja Saptami West Bengal only
Saturday October 17 Oct 17 Durgapuja Astami & Ayutha Pooja West Bengal & Tamilnadu only
Sunday October 18 Oct 18 Durgapuja Nabami & Aayudha Pooja West Bengal & Karnataka only
Monday October 19 Oct 19 Vijaya Dasami
Saturday October 24 Oct 24 Lakshmi Puja West Bengal only.
Saturday October 24 Oct 24 Maharshi Valmiki Jayanthi Karnatka.
Friday November 6 Nov 6 Narak Chaturdashi
Friday November 6 Nov 6 Diwali Amavyasa (Laxmi Pujan) Maharasthra only
Sunday November 01 Nov 1 Kannada Rajyothsava Bangalore Only. Karnataka Formation Day
Friday November 6 Nov 6 Diwali
Friday November 6 Nov 6 Kali Puja West Bengal only. Festival dedicated to the Hindu goddess Kali
Friday November 06 Nov 6 Kanakadasa Jayanthi Karnataka only
Saturday November 21 Nov 21 Milad-un-Nabi Observed in all states
Monday November 23 Nov 23 Birthday of Guru Nanak West Bengal & Maharsthra.
Friday December 25 Dec 25 Christmas Day Observed in all states