Bank Holidays Bihar

public Holidays in 2020

DDATE DDAY Holiday
26-Jan Sun Republic Day
10-Mar Tue Holi
22-Mar Sun Bihar Day
2-Apr Thu Ram Navami
10-Apr Fri Good Friday
14-Apr Tue Dr Ambedkar Jayanti
1-May Fri May Day
24-May Sun Idul Fitr
31-Jul Fri Bakrid / Eid al Adha
11-Aug Tue Janmashtami
15-Aug Sat Independence Day
30-Aug Sun Muharram
2-Oct Fri Gandhi Jayanti
25-Oct Sun Maha Navami
26-Oct Mon Vijaya Dashami
14-Nov Sat Diwali
20-Nov Fri Chhath Puja
21-Nov Sat Chhath Puja Holiday
25-Dec Fri Christmas Day
30-Oct Fri Eid e Milad
14-Nov Sat Deepavali
25-Dec Fri Christmas Day

public Holidays in 2019

 

Name of the Festival Date Day Comment
Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti January 13 Sunday Optional Holiday
Republic Day January 26 Saturday Gazetted Holiday
Vasant Panchami February 10 Sunday Optional Holiday
Guru Ravidas Birthday February 19 Tuesday Optional Holiday
Maha Shivratri March 04 Monday Optional Holiday
Doljatra March 21 Thursday Optional Holiday
Bihar Divas March 22 Friday Optional Holiday
Holi March 22 Friday Optional Holiday
Bank Holiday April 01 Monday Gazetted Holiday
Ram Navami April 13 Saturday Optional Holiday
Ashoka's Birth Anniversary April 14 Sunday Optional Holiday
Dr Ambedkar Jayanti April 14 Sunday Gazetted Holiday
Mahavir Jayanti April 17 Wednesday Gazetted Holiday
Good Friday April 19 Friday Gazetted Holiday
Shab e-Barat April 21 Sunday Optional Holiday
Veer Kunvar Singh Jayanti April 23 Tuesday Optional Holiday
May Day May 01 Wednesday Gazetted Holiday
Buddha Purnima May 18 Saturday Optional Holiday
Idul Fitr June 05 Wednesday Optional Holiday
Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti June 17 Monday Optional Holiday
Idul Juha August 12 Monday Optional Holiday
Independence Day August 15 Thursday Gazetted Holiday
Janmashtami August 23 Friday Optional Holiday
Muharram (10th Day) September 10 Tuesday Optional Holiday
Mahatma Gandhi Birthday October 02 Wednesday Gazetted Holiday
Durgastami October 06 Sunday Optional Holiday
Mahanavami October 07 Monday Optional Holiday
Dussehra October 08 Tuesday Optional Holiday
Deewali October 27 Sunday Optional Holiday
Bhai Bij October 29 Tuesday Optional Holiday
Chhath Puja November 02 Saturday Optional Holiday
Chhath Puja November 03 Sunday Optional Holiday
Id-e-Milad November 10 Sunday Optional Holiday
Guru Nanak Birthday November 12 Tuesday Optional Holiday
Christmas Day December 25 Wednesday Gazetted Holiday

 

public Holidays in 2018

Name of the Festival

Date

Weekday

Type of Holiday

Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti

January 05

Friday

Optional Holiday

Republic Day

January 26

Friday

Gazetted Holiday

Holi

March 01

Thursday

Optional Holiday

Ram Navami

March 25

Sunday

Optional Holiday

Mahavir Jayanti

March 29

Thursday

Optional Holiday

Good Friday

April 30

Friday

Optional Holiday

Annual closing of Accounts

April 01

Sunday

Bank Holiday

 B.R.Ambedkar Jayanti

April 14

Saturday

Optional Holiday

May Day

May 01

Tuesday

Gazetted Holiday

Buddha Purnima

May 29

Tuesday

Optional Holiday

Idul Fitr

June 14

Thursday

Optional Holiday

Independence Day

August 15

Wednesday

Gazetted Holiday

Id ul Juha

August 21

Tuesday

Optional Holiday

Janmashtami

September 02

Sunday

Optional Holiday

Muharram 

September 21

Sunday

Optional Holiday

Dussehra

October 19

Friday

Optional Holiday

Mahatma Gandhi Birthday

October 02

Tuesday

Gazetted Holiday

Diwali

November 06

Tuesday

Optional Holiday

Guru Nanak Jayanthi

November 23

Friday

Optional Holiday

Christmas Day

December 25

Tuesday

Public Holiday

public Holidays in 2017

Name of the Festival

Date

Weekday

Type of Holiday

Prakash Parv of Guru Gobind Singh

January 03

Tuesday

Optional Holiday

Prakash Parv of Guru Gobind Singh

January 04

Wednesday

Optional Holiday

Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti

January 05

Thursday

Optional Holiday

Republic Day

January 26

Thursday

Gazetted Holiday

Holi

March 13

Monday

Optional Holiday

Bank Holiday

April 01

Saturday

Bank Holiday

Ram Navami

April 04

Tuesday

Optional Holiday

Mahavir Jayanti

April 09

Sunday

Optional Holiday

Dr Ambedkar Jayanti

April 14

Friday

Optional Holiday

Good Friday

April 14

Friday

Optional Holiday

May Day

May 01

Monday

Gazetted Holiday

Buddha Purnima

May 10

Wednesday

Optional Holiday

Idul Fitr

June 26

Monday

Optional Holiday

Janmashtami

August 14

Monday

Optional Holiday

Independence Day

August 15

Tuesday

Gazetted Holiday

Idul Juha

September 02

Saturday

Optional Holiday

Dussehra

September 30

Saturday

Optional Holiday

Muharram (10th Day)

October 01

Sunday

Optional Holiday

Mahatma Gandhi Birthday

October 02

Monday

Gazetted Holiday

Deewali

October 18

Wednesday

Optional Holiday

Guru Nanak Birthday

November 04

Saturday

Optional Holiday

Christmas Day

December 25

Monday

Public Holiday

Best celebrated festivals in the land of Bihar
 
India is famous all over the world for its diverse culture and traditions. In each state, there are few festivals which are celebrated in a very excellent manner and also a public holiday. There are few festivals in Bihar as well which are a public holiday in Bihar and also celebrated excellently.
 
Chatth Puja - Chatth Puja is the most famous and important festival in Bihar. This festival is dedicated to the Sun God, and on this day devotees in Bihar will fast for a day, and do offerings to the sun before sunrise. This is one of the best things to see. Chatth Puja is not a holiday all India. But it is a public holiday in Bihar.
 
 Sonepur Cattle Fair - This is not only the best cattle fair but also the biggest cattle fair happen all over Asia. This cattle fair arrives in a town called Sonepur. A lot of people from foreign countries visit Bihar to see this market.  In this exhibition, domestic animals like a camel, elephant, sheep and various birds are brought and sold here. Different handloom and handicrafts stalls will be there, and also the magic show and folk dances is the best part of it.