HP Government - Holidays

Holiday's List of 2018
Gazetted Holidays Restricted Holidays         
January January
25th Jan Statehood Day 1st Jan New Year's Day
26th Jan Republic Day 14th Jan Makar Sankranti / Lohri
31st Jan Guru Ravidas's Birthday 22nd Jan Basant Panchami
February February
14th Feb Maha Shivratri 10th Feb Swami Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti
March March
2nd Mar Holi 29th Mar Mahavir Jayanti
25th Mar Ram Navami - -
30th Mar Good Friday - -
April April
14th Apr Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Birthday 1st Apr Easter Sunday
15th Apr Himachal Day 14th Apr Baisakhi
18th Apr Parshu Ram Jayanti - -
30th Apr Budha Purnima - -
May May
- - - -
June June
16th Jun Id-ul-Fitr / Maharana Pratap Jayanti - -
28th Jun Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti (Prakat Diwas) - -
July July
- - - -
August August
15th Aug Independence Day 26th Aug # Raksha Bandhan
22nd Aug Idul Zuha (Bakrid) - -
September September
3rd Sep Janmashtami - -
21st Sep Muharram - -
October October
2nd Oct Mahatma Gandhi Birthday 17th Oct Maha Ashtami
19th Oct Dussehra 27th Oct * Karva Chauth
24th Oct Maharishi Valmiki's Birthday - -
November November
7th Nov Diwali 8th Nov Govardhan Puja
23th Nov Guru Nanak's Birthday 9th Nov * Bhai Duj
- - 24th Nov Guru Teg Bahadur Martyrdom Day
December December
25th Dec


Christmas Day 24th Dec Christmas Eve
* Raksha Bandhan, Bhai Duj and Karwa Chauth declared as Gazetted Holidays for women employees of State Government.
# Gazetted Holidays within Municipal Limits.
 
Holiday's List of 2017
Gazetted Holidays Restricted Holidays         
January January
5th Jan Guru Govind Singh Birthday 1st Jan New Year Dav
25th Jan Statehood Day 14th Jan Makar Sankranti / Lohri
26th Jan Republic Day    
February February
10th Feb Guru Ravidas Birthday 1st Feb Basant Panchami
24th Feb Maha Shivratri 21st Feb Swami Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti
March March
13th Mar Holi    
April April
4th Apr Ram Navami 9th Apr Mahavir Jayanti
14th Apr Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Birthday 13th Apr Baisakhi
15th Apr Himachal Day 16th Apr Easter Sunday
28th Apr Parshu Ram Jayanti    
May May
10th May Budha Purnima - -
28th May Maharana Pratap Jayanti - -
June June
9th Jun Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti (Prakat Diwas) - -
26th Jun Id-ul-Fitr - -
July July
- - - -
August August
15th Aug Independence Day / Janmashtami 7th Aug # Raksha Bandhan
September September
2nd Sep Idul Zuha (Bakrid) 28th Sep Maha Ashtami
30th Sep Dussehra - -
October October
1st Oct Muharram 8th Oct * Karva Chauth
2nd Oct Mahatma Gandhi Birthday 20th Oct # Govardhan Puja
5th Oct Maharishi Valmiki Birthday 21st Oct * Bhai Dui
19th Oct Diwali - -
November November
4th Nov Guru Nanak Birthday 24th Nov Guru Teg Bahadur Martyrdom Day
December December
25th Dec


Christmas Day 24th Dec Christmas Eve
* Raksha Bandhan, Bhai Duj and Karwa Chauth declared as Gazetted Holidays for women employees of State Government.
# Gazetted Holidays within Municipal Limits.
 
Holiday's List of 2016
Gazetted Holidays Restricted Holidays         
January January
16th Jan Guru Govind Singh Birthday 1st Jan New Year Dav
25th Jan Statehood Day 14th Jan Makar Sankranti / Lohri
26th Jan Republic Day    
February February
22nd Feb Guru Ravidas Birthday 12th Feb Basant Panchami
March March
7th Mar Maha Shivratri 4th Mar Swami Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti
24th Mar Holi 27th Mar Easter Sunday
25th Mar Good Friday    
April April
14th Apr Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Birthday 13th Apr Baisakhi
15th Apr Himachal Day/ Ram Navami 20th Apr Mahavir Jayanti
May May
8th May Parshu Ram Jayanti - -
21st May Budha Purnima - -
June June
7th Jun Maharana Pratap Jayanti - -
20th Jun Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti (Prakat Diwas) - -
July July
7th Jul Idul Fitr - -
August August
15th Aug Independence Day 18th Aug Raksha Bandhan
25th Aug Janmashtami - -
September September
13th Sep Idul Zuha (Bakrid) - -
October October
2nd Oct Mahatma Gandhi Birthday 9th Oct Maha Ashtami
11th Oct Dussehra 19th Oct Karva Chauth
12th Oct Muharram 31st Oct Govardhan Puia
16th Oct Maharishi Valmiki Birthday - -
30th Oct Diwali - -
November November
14th Nov Guru Nanak Birthday 1st Nov Bhai Dui
- - 24th Nov Guru Teg Bahadur Martyrdom Day
December December
25th Dec


Christmas Day 24th Dec Christmas Eve
# 13th Jun, 2016 - Shimla Summer Festival (Closing)

31st Oct, 20l6 - Goverdhan Pooja
* Raksha Bandhan, Bhai Duj and Karwa Chauth declared as Gazetted Holidays for women employees of State Government.
 
Holiday's List of 2015
Gazetted Holidays Restricted Holidays         
January January
25th Jan Statehood Day 1st Jan New Year Day
26th Jan Republic Day 14th Jan Makar Sankranti / Lohri
- - 24th Jan Basant Panchami
February February
3rd Feb Guru Ravidas Birthday 14th Feb Swami Dayanand Saraawati Jayanti
17th Feb Maha Shivratri - -
March March
6th Mar Holi - -
28th Mar Ram Navami - -
April April
3rd Apr Good Friday 2nd Apr Mahavir Jayanti
14th Apr Dr BR Ambedkar Birthday 5th Apr Easter Sunday
15th Apr Himachal Day 14th Apr Baisakhi
20th Apr Parshu Ram Jayanti - -
May May
4th May Budha Purnima - -
20th May Maharana Pratap Jayanti - -
June June
2nd Jun Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti - Prakat Diwas - -
July July
18th Jul Idul Fitr - -
August August
15th Aug Independence Day 29th Aug Raksha Bandhan
September September
5th Sep Janmashatmi - -
25th Sep Id Ul Zuha - Bakrid - -
October October
2nd Oct Mahatma Gandhi Birthday 13th Oct 1st Navratra #
22nd Oct Dussehra 21st Oct Maha Ashtami
24th Oct Muharram 30st Oct Karva Chauth #
27th Oct Maharishi Valmiki Birthdav - -
November November
11th Nov Diwali 12st Nov Govardhan Puja
25th Nov Guru Nanak Dev Jayanti 13th Nov Bhai Duj
December December
25th Dec Christmas Day 16th Dec Guru Teg Bahadur Martyrdom Day
- - 24th Dec Christmas Eve


# 13th Jun, 2016 - Shimla Summer Festival (Closing)

31st Oct, 20l6 - Goverdhan Pooja


* Raksha Bandhan, Bhai Duj and Karwa Chauth declared as Gazetted Holidays for women employees of State Government.