Central Government Holidays 2023

Central Government Holidays 2023

LIST OF HOLIDAYS FOR THE YEAR 2023 TO BE OBSERVED IN THE ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES OF CENTRAL GOVERNMENT LOCATED AT NEW DELHI

Central Government Holidays 2023

List of 17 Gazetted Holidays for Central Government in 2023

S.No. Holiday Date Saka Date Day
1944 SAKA ERA
1. Republic Day January 26 Magha 06 Thursday
2. Holi March 08 Phalguna 17 Wednesday
1945 SAKA ERA
3. Ram Navami March 30 Chaitra 09 Thursday
4. Mahavir Jayanti April 04 Chaitra 14 Tuesday
5. Good Friday April 07 Chaitra 17 Friday
6. EId-ul-Fitr April 22 Vaisakha 02 Saturday
7. Budha Purnima May 05 Vaisakha 15 Friday
8. EId-ul-Zuha (Bakrid) June 29 Ashadha 08 Thursday
9. Muharram July 29 Sarvana 07 Saturday
10. Independence Day August 15 Sarvana 24 Tuesday
11. Janmashtami (Vaishnava) September 07 Bhadra 16 Thursday
12. Milad-un-Nabi or Id-e-Milad (Birthday of Prophet Muhammad) September 28 Asvina 06 Thursday
13. Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday October 02 Asvina 10 Monday
14. Dussehra October 24 Kartika 02 Tuesday
15. Diwali (Deepavali) November 12 Kartika 21 Sunday
16. Guru Nanak’s Birthday November 27 Agarhayana 06 Monday
17. Christmas Day December 25 Pausha 04 Monday

Government Optional (Restricted) Holidays 2023

List of 33 Restricted Holidays for Central Government in 2023

S.No. Holiday Date Saka Date Day
SAKA ERA 1944
1. New Year’s Day January 01 Pausha 11 Sunday
2. Makar Sankranti, Magh, Bihu January 14 Pausha 24 Saturday
3. Pongal January 15 Pausha 25 Sunday
4. Basant Panchami, Sri Panchami January 26 Magha 06 Thursday
5. Hazarat Ali’s Birthday, Guru. Ravi Das’s Birthday February 05 Magha 16 Sunday
6. Birthday of Swami Dayananda Saraswati February 15 Magha 26 Wednesday
7. Maha Shivratri February 18 Magha 29 Saturday
8. Shivaji Jayanti February 19 Magha 30 Sunday
9. holika dahan, dolyatra March 07 Phalguna 16 Tuesday
SAKA ERA 1945
10. Chaitra Sukladi, Gudi, Padava, Ugadi, Cheti Chand March 22 Chaitra 01 Wednesday
11. Easter Sunday April 09 Chaitra 19 Sunday
12. Vaisakhi, Vishu, Mesadi April 14 Chaitra 24 Friday
13. Vaisakhadi (Bengal), Bahag Bihu (Assam) April 15 Chaitra 25 Saturday
14. Jamat-Ul-Vida April 21 Vaishakha 01 Friday
15. Birthday of Guru Rabindranath Tagore May 09 Vaishakha 19 Tuesday
16. Rath Yatra June 20 Jyeshtha 30 Tuesday
17. Parsi New Year’s day, Nauraj August 16 Sravana 25 Wednesday
18. Vinayaka Chaturthi August 20 Sravana 29 Sunday
19. Onam or Thiru Onam Day August 29 Bhadra 07 Tuesday
20. Raksha Bandhan August 30 Bhadra 08 Wednesday
21. Janmashtami (Smarta) September 06 Bhadra 15 Wednesday
22. Ganesh Chaturthi September 19 Bhadra 28 Tuesday
23. Dussehra (Saptami) October 21 Asvina 29 Saturday
24. Dussehra (Maha Ashtami) October 22 Asvina 30 Sunday
25. Dussehra (Mahanavmi) October 23 Kartika 01 Monday
26. Maharishi Valmiki’s Birthday October 28 Kartika 06 Saturday
27. Karaka Chaturthi (Karva Chauth) November 01 Kartika 10 Wednesday
28. Naraka Chaturdashi November 12 Kartika 21 Sunday
29. Govardhan Puja November 13 Kartika 22 Monday
30. Bhai Dooj November 15 Kartika 24 Wednesday
31. Pratihar Shashthi or Surya Shashthi (Chhat Puja) November 19 Kartika 28 Sunday
32. Guru Tegh Bahadur’s Martyrdom Day November 24 Agrahayana 03 Friday
33. Christmas Eve December 24 Pausha 03 Sunday

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