homeworldwide public holidaysholidays by country > this page

Nepal Public Holidays 2023

See also: 2023 public holidays in Asia, Bhutan, China, India and worldwide.

The table below contains the complete list of Nepal public holidays for 2023, also accessible via our free Android and iPhone/iPad mobile apps. The full qppstudio worldwide public holidays database for 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, and beyond, is available immediately, with a professional license.

Date Weekday Public Holiday Observance
Sunday Maghi Parba / Maghe Sankranti other
Sunday Sonam Lhosar (Tamang New Year) other
Saturday Maaha Shivaratri
Monday Gyalpyo/Gyallo Loshar other
Monday Holi / Phagu Purnima / Basanta Utsav (55 Hilly Districts) regional
Tuesday Holi / Phagu Purnima / Basanta Utsav (Terai and Inner Madhesh) regional
Wednesday Nari Dibas (International Women's Day)
Tuesday Ghodejatra (Kathmandu Valley) regional
Friday Nepali New Year (Bisket Jatra)
Saturday Ramjan Edul Fikra (End of Ramadan) (tentative)
Monday International Workers Day (Majdoor Divas)
Friday Buddha Jayanti (Bhudda Day)
Thursday Edul Aajaha / Bakar Eed (Feast of Sacrifice) other
Friday Gai Jatra (Kathmandu Valley) regional
Wednesday Gaura Parba (date to be confirmed) other
Friday Nijamati Sewa Divas (Civil Servants' Day) government
Monday Hari Taika (Teej) (only for Female employees) other
Wednesday Constitution Day (National Day)
Thursday Indra Jatra (Kathmandu Valley) regional
Saturday Jitiya Parwa (only for Female employees following Jitiya Parwa) other
Saturday Dashain Festival (Phulpati/Fulpaati)
Sunday Dashain Festival (Maha Astami)
Monday Dashain Festival (Maha Nawami)
Tuesday Dashain Festival (Vijaya Dashami)
Wednesday Dashain Festival (Pampakusha Ekadashi)
Monday Yam Panchak / Tihar Festival (Gai Tihar / Laxmi Pooja)
Tuesday Yam Panchak / Tihar Festival (Goru Tihar / Gobardhan Pooja)
Wednesday Yam Panchak / Tihar Festival (Bhai Tika)
Monday Guru Nanak Jayanti (only for Sikh employees) sikh
Monday Christmas Day other
Tuesday Urdhyauli Parwa / Mangshir Dhanya Purnima other
Saturday Lhosar (Gurung/Tamu) other

Over the years, the accuracy of the qppstudio long-term worldwide public holidays forecasts, and the qppstudio reactivity to last-minute changes, has made qppstudio the source of reference for the world's foremost diary and calendar publishers as well as major international companies, from the travel and tourism industry, international news services, finance and banking, telecommunications, shipping and logistics, the IT Industry, and governmental agencies.

To acquire a professional license and access the full database of qppstudio worldwide public holidays for 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, and beyond, please contact us.



Recent Nepal Public Holidays News and Updates


Below is a list of recent news and updates related to Nepal public holidays, national holidays, government holidays and bank holidays (note that this newsfeed is delayed by 30 days).

Global Holidays Observed in Nepal (beta)


Below is the list of global holidays observed as non-working public holidays in Nepal, with the dates of these global holidays for the next 10 years (2019-2029).

Nepal Background Information and Links