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2021 Uttarakhand Public and Government Holidays

List of National and Regional Holidays of Uttarakhand in 2021:

Date Day Holiday
2021-01-26 Tuesday Republic Day
2021-03-11 Thursday Maha Shivratri
2021-03-28 Sunday Holi Ka Dahan
2021-03-29 Monday Holi
2021-04-02 Friday Good Friday
2021-04-14 Wednesday Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar Jayanti
2021-04-21 Wednesday Ram Navami
2021-04-25 Sunday Mahavir Jayanthi
2021-05-14 Friday Eid Ul-Fitar
2021-05-26 Wednesday Budh Purnima
2021-07-16 Friday Harela
2021-07-21 Wednesday Eid -Ul-Zuha (Bakrid)
2021-08-15 Sunday Independence Day
2021-08-19 Thursday Muharram
2021-08-22 Sunday Raksha Bandhan
2021-08-30 Monday Janmashtami
2021-10-02 Saturday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
2021-10-15 Friday Dussehra / Vijayadashami
2021-10-19 Tuesday Eid-i-Milad, Milad -Ul-Nabi Barafath
2021-10-20 Wednesday Maharshi Valmiki Jayanthi
2021-11-04 Thursday Deepavali
2021-11-05 Friday Deepavali (Gobardhan Puja)
2021-11-19 Friday Guru Nanak Jayanti
2021-12-25 Saturday Christmas

Note:

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.