List of Indian Holidays for 1997 at rajiv.org
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Gazetted (Closed) Holidays
Republic Day Sunday 26 January Magha 8, 1918
Idu'l-Fitr Sunday 9 February Magha 20
Holi Monday 24 March Chaitra 3, 1919
Good Friday Friday 28 March Chaitra 7
Ram Nayami Wednesday 16 April Chaitra 26
Idu'l Zuha Friday 18 April Chaitra 28
Mahayir Jayanthi Sunday 20 April Chaitra 30
Muharram Sunday 18 May Vaisakha 28
Buddha Puraima Thursday 22 May Jyaistha 1
Milad-un-Nahi or Idre-Milad
(birthday of Prophet Muhammad)
Friday 18 July Asadka 27
Independence Day Friday 15 August Sravana 24
Janmastami Monday 25 August Bhadra 3
Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday Thursday 2 October Asvina 10
Dussehra (Vijaya Dashmi) Saturday 11 October Asvina 19
Diwali (Deepavali) Thursday 30 October Kartika 8
Guru Nanak's Birthday Friday 14 November Kartika 23
Christmas Day Thursday 25 December Pausa 4
Restricted Holidays
New Year's Day Wednesday 1 January Pausa 11, 1918
Makarasankaranti/ Pongal Tuesday 14 January Pauasa 24
Guru Gobind Singh's Birthday Wednesday 15 January Pausa 25
Jamat-Ul-Vida Friday 7 February Magha 18
Basant Panchami/Sri Panchami Tuesday 11 February Magha 22
Guru Ravidas's Birthday Saturday 22 February Phalguna 3
Maharishi Dayanand Saraswathi Jayanti Tuesday 4 March Phalguna 13
Mahashivratri Friday 7 March Phalguna 16
Holi (Holikadahana) Sunday 23 March Chaitra 2, 1919
Chaitra Sukladi/ Ugadi/ Gudi Padava/ Cheli Chand Tuesday 8 April Chaitra 18
Vaisakhi Sunday 13 April Chaitra 23
Vishu/ Vaisakhadi/ Bahag Bihu/ Mesadi Monday 14 April Chaitra 24
Roth Yatra Sunday 6 July Asadha 15
Raksha Bandhan Monday 18 August Sravana 27
Parsi New Year Friday 22 August Sravana 31
Ganesh Chaturthi/ Vinayaka Chaturthi Saturday 6 September Bhadra 15
Onam Sunday 14 September Bhadra 23
Dussehra (Maha Saptami) Wednesday 8 October Asvina 16
Dussehra (Maha Ashtami) Thursday 9 October Asvina 17
Dussehra (Maha Navami) Friday 10 October Asvina 18
Maharishi Valmiki's Birthday Thursday 16 October Asvina 24
Naraka Chaturdasi Thursday 30 October Kartika 8
Govardhan Puja Friday 31 October Kartika 9
Bhai Duj Sunday 2 November Kartika 11
Hazrat Ali's Birthday Frdiay 14 November Kartika 23
Guru Tag Bahadur Martyrdom Day Thursday 4 December Agrha 13