SL.No. Occasion Date Day of the week
1 New Year's Day January 01 Tuesday
2 Mannam Jayanthi January 02 Wednesday
3 Lohri January 13 Sunday
4 Makara Sankranti January 14 Monday
5 Pongal January 15 Tuesday
6 Basant Panchami / Sri Panchami February 10 Sunday
7 Guru Ravidas' Birthday/ Shivaji Jayanti February 19 Tuesday
8 Attukal Pongala February 20 Wednesday
9 Swami Dayananda Saraswati Jayanti March 01 Friday
10 Maha Shivarathri March 04 Monday
11 Ayya Vaikunda Swami Jayanti March 12 Tuesday
12 Holika Dahan March 20 Wednesday
13 Holi/ Dolyatra/ Hazarat Ali's Birthday March 21 Thursday
14 Chaitra Sukladi/Gudi Padava /Ugadi /Cheti Chand April 06 Saturday
15 Ram Navami (Smarta) April 13 Saturday
16 Vaisakhi/ Vishu/ Mesadi April 14 Sunday
17 Maundy Thursday April 18 Thursday
18 Easter Sunday April 21 Sunday
19 May Day May 01 Wednesday
20 Guru Rabindranath's Birthday May 09 Thursday
21 Thrissur Pooram May 13 Monday
22 Jamat-ul-Vida May 31 Friday
23 St. Thomas Day July 03 Wednesday
24 Rath Yatra July 04 Thursday
25 Karkadaka Vavu July 31 Wednesday
26 Raksha Bandhan/ Avani Avittam August 15 Thursday
27 Parsi New Year's Day/ Nauraj August 17 Saturday
28 Sreekrishna Jayanti / Ashtami Rohini August 23 Friday
29 Janmashdami August 24 Saturday
30 Ayyankali Jayanthi August 28 Wednesday
31 Vinayak Chaturthi / Ganesh Chaturthi September 02 Monday
32 First Onam September 10 Tuesday
33 Third Onam September 12 Thursday
34 Fourth Onam/ Sree Narayana Guru Jayanti September 13 Friday
35 Viswakarma Day September 17 Tuesday
36 Sree Narayana Guru Samadhi Day September 21 Saturday
37 Dussehra (Maha Saptami) October 05 Saturday
38 Dussehra (Maha Ashtami) October 06 Sunday
39 Maharishi Valmiki's Birthday October 13 Sunday
40 Karaka Chaturthi (Karva Chouth) October 17 Thursday
41 Govardhan Puja October 28 Monday
42 Bhai Duj October 29 Tuesday
43 Pratihar Sashthi or Surya Sashthi (Chhat Puja) November 02 Saturday
44 Guru Teg Bahadur's Martyrdom Day November 24 Sunday
45 Christmas Eve December 24 Tuesday
46 New Year Eve December31 Tuesday

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