List of holidays 2016 in India, Government, Public, Gazetted, National, Festival holidays calendar 2016

List of holidays 2016 in India, Government, Public, Gazetted, National, Festival holidays calendar 2016 List of holidays 2016 in India, Government, Public, gazetted, National, Hindu, Muslim Festival holidays 2016 List of holidays 2016 – A complete list of government holidays 2016 has given below. This list of public holidays 2016 is not applicable to all state because only national holiday will be considered as holiday for all state in India. If the festival or event belongs to your state government then it is declared as Govt holiday for that particular state.

On June 2016 Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances issued the office memorandum 2016 for the Holidays to be observed in Central Government Offices during the year 2016. They had given the 2 annexure 1 and 2 which contains the holiday for administrative office and Restricted. So from that we had taken all days and consolidated the list which will be mostly applicable for all state government. You should get region wise holiday 2016 but we have given the list of all public holidays so you can check it.

List of Holidays and Calendar 2016.

We have given the list of government holidays 2016 in India,

List of public holidays 2016 – Govt holidays / gazetted holidays 2016

Central government issued the list of government holidays 2016 in India. These are the public holidays which will applicable to state government also for the year 2016. Below contains the Indian calendar of national events and important festivals 2016. These festival includes Hindu, Muslim, Christian, Buddhism etc. List Of Gazetted Holidays 2016.


Day Date Event Name State Wise/ National Holiday
Friday January 01 New Years Day Arunachal pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Miizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu only
Tuesday January 05 Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab only. Birthday of the tenth and final Sikh prophet-teacher
Tuesday January 12 Birthday of Swami Vivekananda West Bengal only.
Thursday January 14 Bhogi Andhra Pradesh Only
Friday January 15 Pongal Also celebrated as Makar Sankranti, Lohri, Bihu, Hadaga, Poki
Sunday January 17 Uzhavar Tirunal Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu only
Saturday January 23 Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti Assam, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal.
Sunday January 24 Sir Chhotu Ram Jayanti Haryana only
Monday January 25 Statehood Day Himachal
Tuesday January 26 Republic Day All over India
Sunday January 31 Me-dam-me-phi Assam
Monday February 08 Losar Sikkim only. Tibetan New Year
Friday February 12 Vasant Panchami Haryana, Odisha,Tripura, West Bengal only
Sunday February 14 Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti Haryana only
Friday February 19 Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti Maharashtra only
Monday February 22 Guru Ravidas Birthday Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab only
Monday March 07 Maha Shivratri Celebrated on the 13th night/14th day in the Krishna Paksha
Wednesday March 23 Doljatra Holi Dahan. Odisha, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal only.
Wednesday March 23 Holi  All over India
Wednesday March 23 Shaheedi Diwas of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru & Sukhdev Haryana only
Thursday March 24 Holi Delhi
Friday March 25 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
Friday April 01 Odisha Day Odisha only. Utkal Divas
Tuesday April 05 Babu Jagjivan Ram Birthday Andhra Pradesh, Telangana only
Friday April 08 Ugadi Telugu and Kannada New Year. Karnataka, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh only.
Wednesday April 13 Vaisakhi Haryana only
Thursday April 14 Tamil New Year Puthandu. Tamil Nadu only
Thursday April 14 Bengali New Year Tripura, West Bengal only
Thursday April 14 Dr Ambedkar Jayanti Birthday of Bhimrao Ramji Ambedekar
Thursday April 14 Bohag Bihu Assamese New Year
Friday April 15 Ram Navami
Friday April 15 Himachal Day Himachal Pradesh only.
Friday April 15 Vishu Kerala Only.
Friday April 15 Bohag Bihu Holiday Assam only
Saturday April 16 Bohag Bihu Holiday Assam only
Tuesday April 19 Mahavir Jayanti
Thursday April 21 Hazrat Alis Birthday Uttar Pradesh only.
Sunday May 01 Maharashtra Day Maharashtra only.
Sunday May 01 May Day Assam, Bihar, Goa, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Manipur, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, West Bengal only
Sunday May 08 Birthday of Rabindra Nath Tagore Tripura, West Bengal. A Bengali polymath who reshaped literature and music.
Sunday May 08 Parashurama Jayanti Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh only
Saturday May 21 Buddha Purnima Birth of Buddha
Tuesday June 07 Maharana Pratap Jayanti Haryana, Himachal Pradesh only
Tuesday June 14 Raja Sankranti Odisha only
Thursday June 16 Guru Arjun Dev Martyrdom day Punjab Only
Monday June 20 Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti Gazetted holiday in Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab.
Friday July 01 Jumat-ul-Wida Last Friday of Ramadam
Tuesday July 05 Idul Fitr All states except Delhi, Goa, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh
Wednesday July 06 Idul Fitr Delhi
Monday August 15 Independence Day
Thursday August 18 Raksha Bandhan Gujarat, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh only.
Saturday August 20 Parsi New Year Jamshed Navroz. Mumbai Only
Thursday August 25 Janmashtami Restricted Holiday.
Sunday August 28 Nuakhai Odisha only.
Sunday September 04 Teej Haryana only
Monday September 05 Ganesh Chaturthi Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata
Monday September 12 Idul Juha Bakrid. Except Tamil Nadu, Sikkim.
Tuesday September 13 First Onam Kerala only. Harvest Festival
Wednesday September 14 Thiruvonam Kerala only. Harvest Festival
Wednesday September 21 Sree Narayana Guru Samadhi Kerala only.
Friday September 23 Haryana’s Heroes’ Martyrdom Day Haryana only
Friday September 30 Mahalaya Karnataka, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal only.
Sunday October 02 Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Gandhi Jayanti
Sunday October 02 Muharram
Sunday October 09 Saptami of Durgapuja Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal only
Sunday October 09 Ayudha Puja Karnataka only
Tuesday October 11 Dussehra Vijaya Dashami
Tuesday October 11 Mahanavami Kerala, Odisha only. Ninth Day of Dussehra
Wednesday October 12 Muharram (10th Day) Day of Ashurah
Wednesday October 12 Vijaya Dashami Kerala, Odisha, Sikkim only. Dussehra
Wednesday October 12 Durga Puja Mahastami. Odisha, Sikkim only
Thursday October 13 Maharaja Agrasen Jayanati Haryana only
Saturday October 15 Maharishi Valmiki Birthday Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Punjab.
Sunday October 16 Lakshmi Puja Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal only.
Tuesday October 18 Kati Bihu Assam only
Sunday October 30 Deewali Deepawali. Except West Bengal.
Sunday October 30 Kali Puja West Bengal only. Festival dedicated to the Hindu goddess Kali
Monday October 31 Vishavkarma day Haryana only
Tuesday November 01 Kannada Rajyothsava Bangalore Only. Karnataka Formation Day
Tuesday November 01 Haryana Day Haryana only.
Monday November 14 Guru Nanak Birthday
Monday November 14 Rasa Purnima Odisha only
Tuesday December 13 Id-e-Milad Date to be confirmed
Sunday December 25 Christmas Day All over India
Monday December 26 Shaheed Udham Singh’s Birthday Haryana, Punjab only

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