List of National and Regional Holidays of Karnataka in 2021 :
|2021-01-14||Thursday||Uttarayana Punya Kala Makara Sankranti Festival|
|2021-04-14||Wednesday||Dr. B.R Ambedkar Jayanthi|
|2021-05-14||Friday||Basava Jayanthi, Akshaya Tritiya, Khutba e Ramzan|
|2021-08-20||Friday||Last Day of Moharam|
|2021-09-10||Friday||Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vratha|
|2021-10-20||Wednesday||Maharshi Valmiki Jayanthi, Eid Milad|
Only the secular holidays of Republic Day, Independence Day and Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday are observed nationally.
Public Holidays in India tend to be observed on a strictly regional basis. The above dates correspond to the holidays of the Indian government when government offices will be closed throughout the country. In addition, there are many festivals and fairs that are also observed in some states as holidays, the dates of which vary from year to year.
Muslim festivals are timed according to local sightings of various phases of the moon and the dates given above are the latest known dates.
Although not government official holidays, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day are observed nationally.