Official government holidays of 2011 | List of official holidays-both general holidays and optional holidays of 2011

November 6th, 2010| In India.

Official government holidays of 2011 | List of official holidays-both general holidays and optional holidays of 2011

Government has declared holidays for the  year 2011 for government offices. These holidays are categorized in to general holidays and optional holidays. Government is going to release an official notice in this regard, after deepavali festival. Following are the details of holidays announced for the year 2011…

General Holidays

Bhogi January 14th (Friday)
Sankranti/ Pongal January 14th (Saturday)
Republic Day January 26th (Wednesday)
Milad-Un-Nabi February 16th (Wednesday)
Maha Sivaratri March 2nd (Wednesday)
Holi March 19th (Saturday)
Jagjeevanram Jayanti April 5th (Tuesday)
Sri Rama Navami April 12th (Tuesday)
Ambedkar Jayati April 14th (Thursday)
Good Friday April 22nd (Friday)
Independence Day August 15th (Monday)
Sri Krishnashtami August 23rd (Tuesday)
Ramzan August 31st (Wednesday)
Vinayaka Chaviti September 1st (Thursday)
Durgashtami October 4th (Tuesday)
Vijayadasami (Dussera) October 6th (Thursday)
Deepavali October 26th (Wednesday)
Bakrid November 11th (Monday)
Moharram December 6th (Tuesday)
Festivals which fall on Sunday
Gandhi Jayanti October 2nd
Christmas December 25th
Optional holidays
New Year January 1st (Saturday)
Arbaeen January 25th (Tuesday)
Sri Panchami February 8th (Tuesday)
Yas Dahum Shareef March 17th (Thursday)
Mahaveer Jayanti April 16th (Saturday)
Hazrath Syed Mohammed Jayanti April 20th (Wednesday)
Basava Jayanti May 6th (Friday)
Buddha Purnima May 17th (Tuesday)
Jarath Ali Jayanti June 16th (Thursday)
Shaab E Miraz June 30th (Thursday)
Varalakshmi Vratam August 12th (Friday)
Parsi New year August 19th (Friday)
Jumath Ul Vida August 26th (Friday)
Mahalaya Amavasya September 27th (Tuesday)
Maharnavami October 5th (Wednesday)
Karthika Purnami / Gurunank Jayathi November 10th (Thursday)
Ninth Moharram December 5th (Monday)
Ed E Gadeer December 16th (Friday)
Christmas Eve December 24th (Saturday)
Boxing Day December 26th (Monday)
Festivals which fall on Second Saturday, Sunday
Kanuma January 16th (Sunday)
Rathayaatra July 3rd (Sunday)
Shaab e Barat July 17th (Sunday)
Rakhi Purnima August 13th (Saturday)
Shaab e Kadar August 28th (Saturday)
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