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Wednesday, December 10, 2014

HOLIDAYS LIST– 2015


Sl.No.
Occasion
Date Christian Era
Date Saka Era
Day of the Week
1
Republic Day
January 26
Magha 06
Monday
2
Maha Shivaratri
February 17
Magha 28
Tuesday
3
Mahavir Jayanti
April 02
Chaitra 12
Thursday
4
Good Friday
April 03
Chaitra 13
Friday
5
Vishu/ Vaisakhadi/Bahag Bihu
April 15
Chaitra 25
Wednesday
6
Buddha Purnima
May 04
Vaisakha 14
Monday
7
*Idu’l Fitr (Ramzan)
July 18
Ashadha 27
Saturday
8
Independence Day
August 15
Sravana 24
Saturday
9
Onam
August 28
Bhadra 06
Friday
10
*Idu’l Zuha (Bakrid)
September 25
Asvina  o3
Friday
11
Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday
October 02
Asvina 10
Friday
12
Dussehra  (Vijaya Dashmi)
October 23
Karthika 01
Friday
13
* Muharram
October 24
Karthika 02
Saturday
14
Diwali (Deepavali)
November 10
Karthika 19
Tuesday
15
Guru Nanak’s Birthday
November 25
Agrahayana 04
Wednesday
16
*Milad-Un-Nabi or Id-E-Milad (Birthday of Prophet Mohammed)
December 24
Pausha 03
Thursday
17
Christmas Day
December 25
Pausha 04
Friday
    
* Subject to change depending on the sighting of the moon.

                The dates for the four holidays of Idu’l Fitr (Ramzan) (July 18), Idu’l Zuha(Bakrid) (Sept. 25),  Muharram (Oct. 24)  and Birthday of Prophet Mohammed (Dec. 24) have been adopted from the Central List.  If the State Government changes any of these holidays, the changed date only will be observed as a Closed Holiday for Central Government Offices also.  But if the State Government sanctions any additional holiday(s) in connection with the above occasions, the date(s) of such additional holiday(s) will be observed as Restricted Holiday(s) only for Central Government Offices. If the change of date of any of the above occasions is notified at very short notice, announcement through TV/AIR/Newspaper can be taken as authority for such change.




RESTRICTED HOLIDAYS 2015

Sl. No.
Occasion
Date Christian Era
Date
Day of the Week
SAKA ERA 1936
1
New Year’s Day
January 01
Pausha 11
Thursday
2
Makara Sankranti
January 14
Pausha 24
Wednesday
3
Pongal
January 15
Pausha 25
Thursday
4
Basanta Panchami / Sri Panchami
January 24
Magha 04
Saturday
5
Guru Ravidas’ Birth Day
February 03
Magha 14
Tuesday
6
Swami Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti
February 14
Magha 25
Saturday
7
Shivaji Jayanti
February 19
Magha 30
Thursday
8
Attukal Pongala  / Holika Dahan
March 05
Phalguna 14
Thursday
9
Holi
March 06
Phalguna 15
Friday
10
Chaitra Sukhladi/Gudi Padava/Ugadi/Cheti Chand
March 21
Phalguna 30
Saturday
                    SAKA ERA 1937
11
Ram Navami
March 28
Chaitra 07
Saturday
12
Maundy Thursday
April 02
Chaitra 12
Thursday
13
Easter Sunday
April 05
Chaitra 15
Sunday
14
Vaisakhi/Masadi
April 14
Chaitra 24
Tuesday
15
Thrissur Pooram
April 29
Vaisakha 09
Wednesday
16
May Day
May 01
Vaisakha 11
Friday
17
Hazarat Ali’s Birth Day
May 03
Vaisakha 13
Sunday
18
Guru Rabindranath’s Birth day
May 09
Vaisakha 19
Saturday
19
St: Thomas Day
July 03
Ashada 12
Thursday
20
Jamat-ul-Vida
July 17
Ashadha 26
Friday
21
Rath Yatra
July 18
Ashadha 27
Saturday
22
Karkadaka Vavu
August 14
Sravana 23
Friday
23
Parsi New Year’s Day/Nauroz
August 18
Sravana 27
Tuesday
24
First Onam
August 27
Bhadra 05
Thursday
25
Third Onam / Avani Avittam
August 29
Bhadra 07
Saturday
26
Fourth Onam/ Sreenarayana Guru Jayanti
August 30
Bhadra 08
Sunday
27
Janmashtami
September 05
Bhadra 14
Saturday
28
Ganesh Chaturthi/Vinayak Chaturthi
September 17
Bhadra 26
Thursday
29
Sree Narayana Guru Samadhi
September 21
Bhadra 30
Monday
30
Dussehra (Maha Saptami) Additional
October 20
Asvina 28
Tuesday
31
Dussehra (Maha Ashtami) Additional
October 21
Asvina 29
Wednesday
32
Dussehra (Maha Navami)
October 22
Asvina 30
Thursday
33
Maharishi Valmiki’s Birth Day
October 27
Karthika 05
Tuesday
34
Karaka Chaturthi (Karva Chouth)
October 30
Karthika 08
Friday
35
Deepavali (North India)
November 11
Karthika 20
Wednesday
36
Govardhan Puja
November 12