List of national public holidays of India in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for India. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your state’s calendar.

Day Date Holiday Notes
Jan. 1, 2018 Jan. 1, 2018 New Year's Day Several states
Jan. 2, 2018 Jan. 2, 2018 New Year's Celebration Mizoram Only
Jan. 2, 2018 Jan. 2, 2018 Mannam Jayanthi Kerala Only
Jan. 5, 2018 Jan. 5, 2018 Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti Several states
Jan. 11, 2018 Jan. 11, 2018 Missionary Day Mizoram
Jan. 12, 2018 Jan. 12, 2018 Birthday of Swami Vivekananda West Bengal only
Jan. 14, 2018 Jan. 14, 2018 Sankranti Several states
Jan. 14, 2018 Jan. 14, 2018 Bhogi Andhra Pradesh, Telangana
Jan. 14, 2018 Jan. 14, 2018 Pongal Also known as Makar Sankranti, Lohri, Bihu, Hadaga, Poki
Jan. 15, 2018 Jan. 15, 2018 Tusu Puja Assam
Jan. 15, 2018 Jan. 15, 2018 Sankranti Several states
Jan. 15, 2018 Jan. 15, 2018 Thiruvalluvar Day Puducherry, Tamil Nadu
Jan. 16, 2018 Jan. 16, 2018 Uzhavar Tirunal Puducherry, Tamil Nadu only
Jan. 17, 2018 Jan. 17, 2018 Sonam Lhochar Sikkim only. Tamang New Year
Jan. 22, 2018 Jan. 22, 2018 Sir Chhotu Ram Jayanti Haryana only
Jan. 22, 2018 Jan. 22, 2018 Vasant Panchami Several states
Jan. 23, 2018 Jan. 23, 2018 Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti Assam, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal. Birthday of a prominent leader in the Indian freedom movement
Jan. 25, 2018 Jan. 25, 2018 Statehood Day Himachal Pradesh only
Jan. 26, 2018 Jan. 26, 2018 Republic Day
Jan. 31, 2018 Jan. 31, 2018 Guru Ravidas Birthday Several states. Full moon of Magh
Jan. 31, 2018 Jan. 31, 2018 Me-dam-me-phi Assam. Ancestor festival
Feb. 13, 2018 Feb. 13, 2018 Maha Shivratri Celebrated on the 13th night/14th day in the Krishna Paksha
Feb. 14, 2018 Feb. 14, 2018 Maha Shivratri Several states
Feb. 15, 2018 Feb. 15, 2018 Lui-Ngai-Ni Manipur
Feb. 16, 2018 Feb. 16, 2018 Losar Sikkim only. Tibetan New Year