Bank holidays in Odisha includes festivals, national and state-specific apart from the mandatory holidays on the second and fourth Saturdays. Read on to find out about the list of Odisha Bank Holidays in 2021 when banking transactions are unavailable at the bank branches.

Odisha Bank Holiday List 2021 - Acko

Bank Holidays Calendar in Odisha:

Banks, be it the Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) or the commercial banks, remain closed for business on holidays that are related to festivals, national or unique to the state of Odisha and during the mandatory bank holidays. However, in the age of digital transactions, banks have enabled several banking transactions online such as transfer of funds.

List of Bank Holidays in Odisha 2021:

Below is day, date and name of holidays observed by banks in Odisha during the calendar year 2021:

Bank Holidays in Odisha During January

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday9 JanuarySecond Saturday
Saturday23 JanuaryNetaji Subash Chandra Bose Jayanti
Tuesday26 JanuaryRepublic Day

Bank Holidays in Odisha During February

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday13 FebruarySecond Saturday
Tuesday16 FebruaryVasant Panchami
Saturday27 FebruaryFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Odisha During March

DayDateHoliday Name
Friday5 MarchPanchayati raj Divas
Thursday11 MarchMaha Shivaratri
Saturday13 MarchSecond Saturday
Saturday27 MarchFourth Saturday
Monday29 MarchHoli

Bank Holidays in Odisha During April

DayDateHoliday Name
Thursday1 AprilOdisha Day
Friday2 AprilGood Friday
Saturday10 AprilSecond Saturday
Wednesday14 AprilMaha Vishuba Sankranti
Wednesday21 AprilRam Navami
Saturday24 AprilFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Odisha During May

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday8 MaySecond Saturday
Thursday13 MayIdul Fitr
Saturday22 MayFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Odisha During June

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday12 JuneSecond Saturday
Monday14 JunePahili Raja
Tuesday15 JuneRaja Sankranti
Saturday26 JuneFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Odisha During July

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday10 JulySecond Saturday
Saturday12 JulyRatha Yathra
Tuesday20 JulyBakrid / Eid al Adha
Saturday24 JulyFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Odisha During August

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday14 AugustSecond Saturday
Sunday15 AugustIndependence Day
Thursday19 AugustMuharram
Sunday22 AugustJhulan Purnima
Saturday28 AugustFourth Saturday
Monday30 AugustJanmashtami

Bank Holidays in Odisha During September

DayDateHoliday Name
Friday10 SeptemberGanesh Chaturthi
Saturday11 SeptemberNuakhai
Saturday25 SeptemberFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Odisha During October

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday2 OctoberGandhi Jayanti
Wednesday6 OctoberMahalaya Amavasye
Saturday9 OctoberSecond Saturday
Tuesday12 OctoberMaha Saptami
Wednesday13 OctoberMaha Ashtami
Thursday14 OctoberMaha Navami
Friday15 OctoberVijaya Dashami
Tuesday19 OctoberEid-e-Milad
Wednesday20 OctoberLakshmi Puja
Saturday23 OctoberFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Odisha During November

DayDateHoliday Name
Thursday4 NovemberDiwali
Saturday13 NovemberSecond Saturday
Monday19 NovemberKarthika Purnima
Saturday27 NovemberFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Odisha During December

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday11 DecemberSecond Saturday
Saturday25 DecemberChristmas

List of Bank Holidays in Odisha 2020:

Bank Holidays in Odisha During January 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Thursday2 JanuaryGuru Gobind Singh Jayanti
Saturday11 JanuarySecond Saturday
Thursday23 JanuaryNetaji Subash Chandra Bose Jayanti
Saturday25 JanuaryFourth Saturday
Sunday26 JanuaryRepublic Day
Thursday30 JanuaryVasant Panchami

Bank Holidays in Odisha During February 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday8 FebruarySecond Saturday
Friday21 FebruaryMaha Shivratri
Saturday22 FebruaryFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Odisha During March 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Thursday5 MarchPanchayati raj Divas
Tuesday10 MarchHoli
Saturday14 MarchSecond Saturday
Saturday28 MarchFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Odisha During April 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Wednesday1 AprilOdisha Day
Thursday2 AprilRam Navami
Monday6 AprilMahavir Jayanti
Friday10 AprilGood Friday
Saturday11 AprilSecond Saturday
Monday13 AprilMaha Vishuba Sankranti
Tuesday14 AprilDr Ambedkar Jayanti
Saturday25 AprilFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Odisha During May 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Thursday7 MayBuddha Purnima
Saturday9 MaySecond Saturday
Saturday23 MayFourth Saturday
Monday25 MayEid-ul-Fitr

Bank Holidays in Odisha During June 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday13 JuneSecond Saturday
Sunday14 JunePahili Raja
Monday15 JuneRaja Sankranti
Tuesday23 JuneRath Yathra
Saturday27 JuneFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Odisha During July 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday11 JulySecond Saturday
Saturday25 JulyFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Odisha During August 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday1 AugustBakrid/Eid-al-Adha
Monday3 AugustJhulan Purnima
Saturday8 AugustSecond Saturday
Tuesday11 AugustJanmashtami
Saturday15 AugustIndependence Day
Saturday22 AugustFourth Saturday
Sunday23 AugustNuakhai
Sunday30 AugustMuharram

Bank Holidays in Odisha During September 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday12 SeptemberSecond Saturday
Thursday17 SeptemberMahalaya Amavasya
Saturday26 SeptemberFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Odisha During October 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Friday2 OctoberGandhi Jayanti
Saturday10 OctoberSecond Saturday
Friday23 OctoberMaha Saptami
Saturday24 OctoberFourth Saturday/ Maha Ashtami
Sunday25 OctoberMaha Navami
Monday26 OctoberVijaya Dashami
Friday30 OctoberEid-e-Milad
Saturday31 OctoberLakshmi Puja

Bank Holidays in Odisha During November 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday14 NovemberDiwali/Second Saturday
Saturday28 NovemberFourth Saturday
Monday30 NovemberKarthika Purnima

Bank Holidays in Odisha During December 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday12 DecemberSecond Saturday
Friday25 DecemberChristmas
Saturday26 DecemberFourth Saturday

Check: Bank Holidays List 2021 in India

Note: The list of Odisha bank holidays is applicable across the state including the cities listed below:

  • Bhubaneshwar
  • Puri
  • Cuttack
  • Rourkela
  • Sambalpur
  • Balasore
  • Brahmapur
  • Konark
  • Kalahandi
  • Dhenkanal

Check: India Public Holidays List 2021

Places to Visit During Holidays in Odisha:

Planning a holiday to Odisha alongside public and bank holidays will offer you the freedom to visit places and spend quality time with friends or family. Below are some of the popular places in Odisha that you should visit:

Konark: Among the famous tourist attractions in India is the 13th century Konark Sun Temple. The massive chariot shaped temple with the twelve pair of giant wheels drawn by seven horses, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is breathtaking for its Kalinga style architecture. You can also visit the beaches and archaeological museum.

Puri: The city is popular for its beaches and ancient temples. You can also visit the bird sanctuary, the Chilika lake and the Gundicha Ghar Temple when you visit Puri. The famous Jagannath Temple is a must for a devout Hindu.

Bhubaneshwar: The capital of Odisha, Bhubaneshwar is popular for its temples which are more than 700 in number. Temples such as Rajarani, Lingaraj, or the Parasurameshwar are some of the must-visit places when you are in Bhubaneshwar.


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