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India Public Holidays 2024

See also: 2024 public holidays in Asia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan and worldwide.

India public holidays by region: Andaman and Nicobar Islands (AN), Andhra Pradesh (AP), Arunachal Pradesh (AR), Assam (AS), Bihar (BR), Chandigarh (CH), Chhattisgarh (CG), Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu (DH), Delhi (DL), Goa (GA), Gujarat (GJ), Haryana (HR), Himachal Pradesh (HP), Jammu and Kashmir (JK), Jharkhand (JH), Karnataka (KA), Kerala (KL), Ladakh (LA), Lakshadweep (LD), Madhya Pradesh (MP), Maharashtra (MH), Manipur (ML), Meghalaya (ML), Mizoram (MZ), Nagaland (NL), Odisha (OR), Puducherry (PY), Punjab (PB), Rajasthan (RJ), Sikkim (SK), Tamil Nadu (TN), Tripura (TR), Telangana (TS), Uttar Pradesh (UP), Uttarakhand (UK), West Bengal (WB).

This page contains the list of India 2024 official public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays, non-working national holidays, and sectorial holidays. The public holidays listing on this page is also accessible via our free Android and iPhone/iPad mobile apps. The full qppstudio worldwide public holidays database for 2022, 2023, 2024, 2025, and beyond, is available immediately, with a professional license.

The list of India official public holidays in 2024 is:


Date Weekday Public Holiday Observance
Monday New Year's Day (AR ML MN MZ NL PY SK TN TS) regional
Monday Barahimizong (SK) regional
Tuesday Mannam Jayanti (KL) regional
Tuesday New Year Celebration (MZ) regional
Tuesday Death Anniversary of L Maharaja Gambhir Singh (MN) regional
Thursday Missionary Day (MZ) regional
Friday Swami Vivekananda Jayanti (WB) regional
Sunday Bhogi / Bogi Pandigai (AP TS) regional
Sunday Lohri (JK*) regional
Monday Sankranti / Pongal (AP PY* TN) regional
Monday Makara Samkranti / Magh Bihu (AN AR AS GJ KA OR SK TS) regional
Tuesday Thiruvalluvar Day / Mattu Pongal (PY* TN) regional
Tuesday Kanuma Panduga / Tusu Puja (AP AS) regional
Wednesday Guru Govind Singh Jayanti (CH HP HR JK PB RJ) regional
Wednesday Uzhavar Thirunal (TN) regional
Monday Imoinu Iratpa (MN) regional
Tuesday Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti (AS OR TR WB) regional
Tuesday Gwther Bathou San (AS) regional
Tuesday Gaan-Ngai (MN) regional
Thursday Hazrat Alis Birthday (UP) regional
Thursday Statehood Day (HP) regional
Friday Republic Day (National Day)
Friday Thaipoosam (TN) (tentative) regional
Wednesday Me-Dam-Me-Phi (AS) regional
Thursday Mairaj-ul-Alam / Shab-i-Meiraj (JK LD) regional
Friday Friday following Shab-I-Miraj (JK*) regional
Saturday Sonam Lochhar (SK) regional
Saturday Losar (SK) regional
Wednesday Vasant Panchami / Sir Chhotu Ram Jayanti / Saraswati Puja (BR HR OR TR WB) regional
Wednesday Birthday of Thakur Panchanan Barma (WB) regional
Thursday Lui-Ngai-Ni (MN) regional
Monday Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti (MH) regional
Tuesday Statehood Day (AR) regional
Tuesday State Day (MZ) regional
Saturday Guru Ravidas Jayanti / Magha Purnima (HP HR JK* MP PB) regional
Saturday Bir Chilarai Divas (AS) regional
Saturday Bhumchu (SK) regional
Friday Chapchâr Kût (MZ) regional
Tuesday Panchayati Raj Divas (OR) regional
Friday Maha Shivaratri (AP CG CH DH DL GA GJ HP HR JH JK KA KL MH MP OR PB RJ TR TS UK UP) regional
Thursday Nauroz (JK LA) regional
Friday Bihar Day (BR) regional
Saturday Shaheedi Diwas / Martyrdom Day of Sardar Bhagat Singh (HR) regional
Monday Dolapurnima / Doljatra / Holika Dahan / Holi (AP AS BR JH JK* MN OR RJ TR TS UK UP WB) regional
Tuesday Holi / Dhuleti (AN AR BR CG CH DH DL GA GJ HP HR JH LA LD MH ML MN MP MZ NL OR PB RJ SK TR UK UP) regional
Thursday Maundy Thursday (KL) regional
Friday Good Friday (AN AP AR AS BR CG CH DH DL GA GJ HP JH KA KL LD MH ML MN MP MZ NL OR PB PY RJ SK TN TR TS UK UP WB) regional
Sunday Easter Sunday (KL) regional
Monday Annual Accounts Closing (Bank Holiday) banks
Monday Utkal Dibas / Odisha Day (OR) regional
Friday Jumat-ul-Wida (JK) regional
Friday Babu Jagjivan Ram Jayanthi (AP TS) regional
Sunday Shab-i-Qadr (JK LD) regional
Tuesday Gudi Padva / Ugadi / Chetti Chand / 1st Navratra (AP DH GA GJ JK KA MH MP RJ TS) regional
Tuesday Telugu New Year (PY* TN) regional
Tuesday Sajibu Nongmapanba (Cheiraoba) (MN) regional
Wednesday Ramazan / Id-ul-Fitr / Kuthba-e-Ramzan (End of Ramadan) (AN AP AR AS BR CG CH DH DL GA GJ HP HR JH JK KA KL LA LD MH ML MN MP MZ NL OR PB PY RJ SK TN TR TS UK UP WB) regional
Wednesday Cheiraoba (MN) regional
Thursday Ramazan (2nd day) (TS) regional
Thursday Sarhul (JH) regional
Saturday Maha Visubha Sankranti (OR) regional
Saturday Vaisakhi / Baisakhi (HR JK MP PB) regional
Saturday Bohag Bihu (AS) regional
Saturday Biju Festival (TR) regional
Sunday Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti (AP BR GA GJ HP HR JH JK KA KL LA MH MP OR PB PY RJ SK TN TS UK UP WB) regional
Sunday Bengali New Year / Nababarsha / Masadi (TR WB) regional
Sunday Tamil New Year (PY TN) regional
Sunday Vishu (KL PY*) regional
Sunday Bohag Bihu (AS) regional
Sunday Bohag Bihu (AR) regional
Monday Bohag Bihu (AS) regional
Monday Himachal Day (HP) regional
Monday Vishu 2nd Day (PY*) regional
Wednesday Ram Navami (AN AP BR CH DH DL GJ HP HR JH JK MH MP OR PB RJ SK TS UK UP) regional
Saturday Garia Puja (TR) regional
Sunday Mahavir Jayanti / Janma Kalyanak (BR CG CH DH DL GJ HR JH KA MH MP MZ PB RJ TN UK UP) regional
Sunday Sati Sadhani Divas (AS) regional
Sunday Additional holiday for Garia Puja (TR) regional
Tuesday Khongjam Day (MN) regional
Wednesday May Day / Labor Day (AN AS BR GA KA KL MN PY TN WB) regional
Wednesday Maharashtra Din (MH) regional
Wednesday Rabindra Nath Tagore Jayanti (TR WB) regional
Wednesday Tithi of Damodardev (AS) regional
Friday Maharshi Parasuram Jayanti (GJ HP HR MP PB RJ) regional
Friday Basava Jayanthi / Akshaya Tritiya (KA) regional
Thursday State Day (SK) regional
Thursday Buddha Purnima / Shyadar Pidar (AR AS CG CH DL HP JH JK LA MH MP MZ SK TR UK UP WB) regional
Thursday Saga Dawa (SK) regional
Friday Janmotsav of Sri Sri Madhabdeva (AS) regional
Saturday Birthday of Kazi Nazrul Islam (TR) regional
Thursday Sabitri Amabasya (OR) regional
Sunday Maharana Pratap Jayanti (HP HR RJ) regional
Monday Martyrdom Day of Sri Guru Arjun Dev Ji (PB) regional
Thursday Urs Shah-I-Hamdan Sahib (JK*) regional
Friday Pahaliraja / Pahili Raja (OR) regional
Friday Mela Khir Bhawani (JK*) regional
Saturday Raja Sankranti (OR) regional
Saturday YMA Day (MZ) regional
Monday Bakri Id / Id-ul-Zuha (Feast of Sacrifice) (AN AP AS BR CG CH DL GA GJ HP HR JH JK KA KL LA LD MH ML MN MP MZ NL OR PB PY* RJ TN TR TS UK UP WB) regional
Tuesday Eid-Ul-Azha Holiday (JK) regional
Saturday Kabir Jayanti (HP HR PB) regional
Sunday Remna Ni (MZ) regional
Friday Guru Hargobind Ji's Jayanti (JK) regional
Saturday MHIP Day (MZ) regional
Sunday Ratha Yathra / Kang (MN OR) regional
Tuesday Drukpa Tshechi (SK) regional
Saturday Bhanu Jayanti (SK) regional
Sunday Kharchi Puja (TR) regional
Tuesday Harela (UK) regional
Tuesday Guru Rimpoche's Thungkar Tshechu (SK) regional
Wednesday Muharram / Ashoora (AP AS* BR CG DL GJ HP JH JK KA KL LA LD MH MP MZ OR RJ TN TR TS UK UP WB) regional
Wednesday U Tirot Sing Day (ML) regional
Monday Bonalu (TS) regional
Monday Ker Puja (TR) regional
Wednesday Martyrdom Day of Shahid Udham Singh (HR) regional
Sunday Karkidaka Vavu Bali (KL) regional
Thursday Tendong Lho Rum Faat (SK) regional
Friday World Tribal Day (MP RJ) regional
Tuesday Patriot's Day (MN) regional
Thursday Independence Day
Thursday Parsi New Year (Shahenshahi) (DH GJ MH) regional
Friday De Jure Transfer Day (PY) regional
Monday Raksha Bandhan (DH GJ HR JH MP RJ UK UP) regional
Monday Jhulana Purnima (OR) regional
Monday Birthday of Maharaja Bir Bikram Kishore Manikya Bahadur Deb Burman (TR) regional
Saturday Tithi of Sri Sri Madhabdeva (AS) regional
Sunday Karam Puja (AS) regional
Monday Janmashtami / Sri Krishna Jayanti/ Sri Krishna Astami (AP AS BR CG CH DH DL GJ HP HR JH JK KL LD ML MN MP NL OR PB RJ SK TN TR TS UK UP) regional
Wednesday Ayyankali Jayanti (KL) regional
Saturday Urs Sheikh Noor-ud-din-Sahib (JK*) regional
Thursday Tithi of Shrimanta Shankar Deva (AS) regional
Friday Haritalika Teej (SK) regional
Saturday Ganesh Chaturthi / Vinayaka Chaturthi / Chaturthi Paksha (AN AP DH GA GJ KA MH OR PY* TN TS) regional
Sunday Nuakhai (OR) regional
Sunday Ganesh Chaturthi (2nd Day) (GA) regional
Friday Ramdev Jayanti and Teja Dashmi (RJ) regional
Saturday First Onam (KL PY*) regional
Saturday Karma Puja (JH) regional
Sunday Onam / Thiruonam (AN KL LD PY*) regional
Monday Milad-un-Nabi / Baravfat (Prophet's Birthday) (AP CG CH DH DL GA GJ JH JK KA KL LA LD MH MN MP NL OR PY RJ TN TR TS UK UP) regional
Monday Third Onam (KL) regional
Tuesday Fourth Onam (KL) regional
Tuesday Indrajatra (SK) regional
Wednesday Sree Narayana Guru Jayanthi (KL) regional
Wednesday Pang Lhabsol (SK) regional
Friday Friday Following Eid-i-Milad-ul-Nabi (JK) regional
Saturday Sree Narayana Guru Samadhi Day (KL) regional
Monday Haryana Veer and Shahidi Divas (HR) regional
Monday Jananeta Irawat Birth Day (MN) regional
Wednesday Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday
Wednesday Mahalaya / Mahalaya Amavasye (KA OR TR WB) regional
Thursday Maharaja Agrasen Jayanti (HR PB) regional
Thursday First day of Bathukamma (TS) regional
Thursday Navratra Stapana / Navratri Ghatasthapana (RJ) regional
Thursday Mera Chaoren Houba of Lainingthou Sanamahi (MN) regional
Saturday Birthday of Late Nar Bahadur Bhandari (SK) regional
Thursday Dussehra / Durga Puja / Durga Saptami (Maha Saptami) (AR AS ML OR TR WB) regional
Friday Dussehra / Durga Ashtami (Maha Ashtami) (AP AR AS BR JH ML MN OR RJ TR TS WB) regional
Saturday Dussehra / Ayudha Puja / Saraswathi Puja (Maha Navami) (AR AS BR JH JK KA KL ML NL OR PY TN TR UP WB) regional
Sunday Durga Puja / Dussehra / Dasehra (Vijaya Dashami) (AN AP AR AS BR CG CH DL GA GJ HP HR JH JK KA KL LA LD MH ML MP MZ NL OR PB RJ TN TR TS UK UP WB) regional
Sunday Janmotsav of Srimanta Shankardeva (AS) regional
Monday Durga Puja / Dasain (SK) regional
Tuesday St. Theresa Festival (PY*) regional
Tuesday Durga Puja / Dasain (SK) regional
Wednesday Durga Puja / Dasain (SK) regional
Thursday Lakshmi Puja / Kunar Purnima (AS* OR TR WB) regional
Thursday Birthday of Maharishi Valmiki Ji (CH DL HP HR KA MP PB UK) regional
Thursday Kati Bihu (AS) regional
Thursday Mera Houchongba (MN) regional
Thursday Durga Puja / Dasain (SK) regional
Friday Durga Puja / Dasain (SK) regional
Saturday Accession Day (JK) regional
Thursday Deepavali / Diwali (AS GA KL PY* TN TR) regional
Thursday Naraka Chaturdashi / Kali Puja (AS KA OR WB) regional
Thursday Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Jayanti (GJ) regional
Friday Diwali / Diwali Amavasya / Deepavali (AN AP AR BR CG CH DH DL GJ HP HR JH JK LA MH ML MN MP MZ NL OR PB RJ TS UK UP) regional
Friday Kannada Rajyothsava (KA) regional
Friday Haryana Day (HR) regional
Friday Puducherry Liberation Day (PY) regional
Friday Kut (MN) regional
Friday Laxmi Puja / Deepawali (SK) regional
Saturday Balipadyami Diwali / Govardhan Pooja / Vikram Samvat (DH GJ HR KA MH PB RJ UK UP) regional
Saturday Laxmi Puja / Deepawali (SK) regional
Sunday Bhai Duj / Chitragupth Jayanti / Bhau Beej / Dawat Puja (AS GJ RJ UP) regional
Sunday Laxmi Puja / Deepawali (SK) regional
Monday Ningol Chakkouba (MN) regional
Thursday Chhath Puja Parva / Surya Sasthi (AS BR DH DL HR JH) regional
Friday Chath Holiday (BR WB) regional
Friday Wangala Festival (ML) regional
Friday Guru Nanak Jayanti (AN AR AS CG CH DL GJ HP HR JH JK LA LD MH MP MZ NL PB RJ TS UK UP WB) regional
Friday Karthika Purnima / Rahasa Purnima (OR TS) regional
Monday Kanakdasa Jayanti (KA) regional
Friday Lhabab Duchen (SK) regional
Saturday Seng Kut Snem (ML) regional
Sunday Lachit Divas (AS) regional
Sunday State Inauguration Day (NL) regional
Sunday Indigenous Faith Day (AR) regional
Monday Asom Divas / Su-Ka-Pha Divas (Assam Day) (AS) regional
Tuesday Feast of St. Francis Xavier (GA) regional
Friday Martyrdom Day of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji (PB) regional
Thursday Pa-Togan Nengminja Sangama (ML) regional
Thursday Nupi Lal (MN) regional
Saturday Puhgal Parim (SK) regional
Sunday Teyongsi Sirijunga Sawan Tongnam (SK) regional
Monday Sakewa (SK) regional
Wednesday Death Anniversary of U SoSo Tham (ML) regional
Thursday Goa Liberation Day (GA) regional
Friday Barahimizong (SK) regional
Monday Christmas Holidays (NL) regional
Tuesday Christmas Eve / Christmas Festival (ML MZ NL) regional
Wednesday Christmas (AN AP AR AS BR CG CH DH DL GA GJ HP HR JH JK KA KL LA LD MH ML MN MP MZ NL OR PB PY RJ SK TN TR TS UK UP WB) regional
Thursday Boxing Day / Christmas Festival / Christmas Celebration (ML NL TS) regional
Friday Christmas Festival / Christmas Celebration (ML NL) regional
Saturday Christmas Holidays (NL) regional
Sunday Christmas Holidays (NL) regional
Sunday Kagyed Dance (SK) regional
Monday U Kiang Nangbah Day (ML) regional
Monday Christmas Holidays (NL) regional
Monday Tamu Lochar (SK) regional
Tuesday New Year's Eve (MZ) regional
Tuesday Christmas Holidays (NL) regional
Tuesday Losoong / Namsoong (SK) regional

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Recent India Public Holidays News and Updates


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

Global Holidays Observed in India


Below is the list of global holidays observed as non-working public holidays in India, with the dates of these global holidays for the next 10 years (2021-2031).

India Background Information and Links



India Regional Abbreviations


Below is a list of the India regional abbreviations, used for regional public holidays, in the table above.