Official Calendar of Hollidays in India – 2017

JANUARY
1 Last day of Hanukkah
1 New Year’s Day
5 Guru Govind Singh Jayanti
14 Pongal
14 Makar Sankranti
26 Republic Day
28 Chinese New Year
  FEBRUARY
1 Vasant Panchami
10 Guru Ravidas Jayanti
14 Valentine’s Day
19 Shivaji Jayanti
21 Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti
24 Maha Shivaratri/Shivaratri
  MARCH
12 Holika Dahana
13 Dolyatra
20 March equinox
28 Chaitra Sukhladi
  APRIL
 4 Rama Navami
 9 Mahavir Jayanti
 11 First day of Passover
 11 Hazarat Ali’s Birthday
 13 Maundy Thursday
13 Vaisakhi
14 Good Friday
14 Ambedkar Jayanti
15 Mesadi/Vaisakhadi
16 Easter Day
  MAY
1 May Day
10 Buddha Purnima/Vesak
14 Mother’s Day
  JUNE
18 Father’s Day
21 June Solstice
23 Jamat Ul-Vida
25 Rath Yatra
26 Ramzan Id/Eid-ul-Fitar
  AUGUST
6 Friendship Day
7 Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi)
15 Independence Day
15 Janmashtami
15 Thanksgiving Day
25 Ganesh Chaturthi/Vinayaka Chaturthi
  SEPTEMBER
2 Bakr Id/Eid ul-Adha
4 Onam
22 September equinox
 27 Maha Saptami
29 Maha Navami
30 Dussehra (Maha Navami)
  OCTOBER
1 Muharram/Ashura
2 Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
5 Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti
8 Karaka Chaturthi (Karva Chauth)
18 Naraka Chaturdasi
19 Diwali/Deepavali
20 Govardhan Puja
21 Bhai Duj
26 Chhat Puja (Pratihar Sashthi/Surya Sashthi)
31 Halloween
  NOVEMBER
4 Guru Nanak Jayanti
24 Guru Tegh Bahadur’s Martyrdom Day
  DECEMBER
2 Milad un-Nabi/Id-e-Milad
13 First Day of Hanukkah
20 Last day of Hanukkah
21 December Solstice
24 Christmas Eve
25 Christmas
31 New Year’s Eve