About Us Holidays at the Embassy

List of holidays to be observed during the year 2021

S. No.

Occasion

Date

Day of week

 1

New Year's Day

January 1

Friday

 2

Republic Day

January 26

Tuesday

 3

Holi

March 29

Monday

 4

Easter Monday

April 05

Monday

 5

Mahavir Jayanti

April 25

Sunday

 6

Idul'Fitr*

May 14

Friday

 7

Whit Monday

May 24

Monday

 8

Buddha Purnima

May 26

Wednesday

 9

Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid/Tabaski)*

July 21

Wednesday

 10

Janmashtami

August 08

Monday

 11

Independence Day India

August 15

Sunday

 12

Muharram

August 19

Thursday

 13

Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday

October 02

Saturday

 14

Dussehra

October 15

Friday

 15

Diwali (Deepavali)

November 04

Thursday

 16

 Guru Nanak’s Birthday

November 19

Friday

 17

Christmas eve

December 24

Friday


* Depending on declaration of holiday by local authorities