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Jharkhand Holidays: List of Public Holidays in Jharkhand in 2023

Team AckoDec 19, 2022

Public holidays in Jharkhand in 2023 comprise national, state-specific and festive holidays. All government offices and most private organisations and schools and colleges remain closed during these days. Thus, it's best to plan your day-to-day tasks by accounting for these days. If you are looking for such a holiday list, you have landed on the right page. Read ahead for Jharkhand’s public holiday list for the calendar year 2023.

Jharkhand Holidays: List of Public Holidays in Jharkhand in 2023

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Upcoming Public Holidays in Jharkhand

Following are the upcoming public holidays in Jharkhand in January 2023.

Day

Date

Holiday Name

Saturday

14-Jan

Makar Sankranti

Monday

23-Jan

Birth Anniversary of Subhas Chandra Bose

Thursday

26-Jan

Republic Day/Basant Panchami/Sri Chotu Ram Jayanti

List of Government Holidays in Jharkhand in 2023

Here’s the list of government holidays in Jharkhand in the calendar year 2023.

Day

Date

Holiday Name

Saturday

14-Jan

Makar Sankranti

Monday

23-Jan

Birth Anniversary of Subhas Chandra Bose

Thursday

26-Jan

Republic Day/Basant Panchami/Sri Chotu Ram Jayanti

Sunday

5-Feb

Guru Ravidas Jayanti

Saturday

18-Feb

Maha Shivratri

Wednesday

8-Mar

Holi

Friday

24-Mar

Sarhul

Thursday

30-Mar 

Ram Navami

Friday

7-Apr

Good Friday

Friday

14-Apr

Birth Anniversary of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar

Saturday

22-Apr

Eid-ul-Fitr/Bhagwan Shree Parshuram Jayanti 

Friday

5-May

Buddha Purnima

Tuesday

20-Jun

Rath Yatra

Thursday

29-Jun

Bakri Eid

Friday

30-Jun

Hul Divas

Saturday

29-Jul

Muharram

Wednesday

9-Aug

Vishwa Adivasi Diwas

Tuesday

15-Aug

Independence Day

Thursday

31-Aug

Raksha Bandhan

Thursday

7-Sept

Janmashtami

Sunday

17-Sept

Vishwakarma Puja

Tuesday

19-Sept

Ganesh Chaturthi

Monday

25-Sept

Karma Puja

Thursday

28-Sept

Eid-E-Milad

Monday

2-Oct

Gandhi Jayanti

Sunday

22-Oct

Mahashtami

Monday

23-Oct

Mahanavami

Tuesday

24-Oct

Dussehra

Saturday

28-Oct

Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti

Sunday

12-Nov

Deepavali

Wednesday

15-Nov

Bhai Dooj/Bhagwan Birsa Munda Jayanti

Sunday

19-Nov

Surya Shasthi

Monday

20-Nov

Chhath Morning Arghya

Monday

27-Nov

Guru Nanak Jayanti

Monday

25-Dec

Christmas

Government Holidays in Jharkhand in January 2023

Here are the public holidays in Jharkhand in January 2023.

Day

Date

Holiday Name

Saturday

14-Jan

Makar Sankranti

Monday

23-Jan

Birth Anniversary of Subhas Chandra Bose

Thursday

26-Jan

Republic Day/Basant Panchami/Sri Chotu Ram Jayanti

Government Holidays in Jharkhand in February 2023

You can refer to the following table for the list of government holidays in Jharkhand in February 2023.

Day

Date

Holiday Name

Sunday

5-Feb

Guru Ravidas Jayanti

Saturday

18-Feb

Maha Shivratri

Government Holidays in Jharkhand in March 2023

Following is the Jharkhand Government holiday list for March 2023.

Day

Date

Holiday Name

Wednesday

8-Mar

Holi

Friday

24-Mar

Sarhul

Thursday

30-Mar 

Ram Navami

Government Holidays in Jharkhand in April 2023

Here’s a list of public holidays in Jharkhand in April 2023.

Day

Date

Holiday Name

Friday

7-Apr

Good Friday

Friday

14-Apr

Birth Anniversary of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar

Saturday

22-Apr

Eid-ul-Fitr/Bhagwan Shree Parshuram Jayanti 

Government Holidays in Jharkhand in May 2023

Please go through the table shared below for the Jharkhand Government holidays in May 2023.

Day

Date

Holiday Name

Friday

5-May

Buddha Purnima

Government Holidays in Jharkhand in June 2023

The table given below highlights the public holidays in Jharkhand in June 2023.

Day

Date

Holiday Name

Tuesday

20-Jun

Rath Yatra

Thursday

29-Jun

Bakri Eid

Friday

30-Jun

Hul Divas

Government Holidays in Jharkhand in July 2023

Here are Jharkhand’s Government holidays in July 2023.

Day

Date

Holiday Name

Saturday

29-Jul

Muharram

Government Holidays in Jharkhand in August 2023

Here’s a table featuring the public holidays in Jharkhand in August 2023.

Day

Date

Holiday Name

Wednesday

9-Aug

Vishwa Adivasi Diwas

Tuesday

15-Aug

Independence Day

Thursday

31-Aug

Raksha Bandhan

Government Holidays in Jharkhand in September 2023

Following are the government holidays in Jharkhand in September 2023.

Day

Date

Holiday Name

Thursday

7-Sept

Janmashtami

Sunday

17-Sept

Vishwakarma Puja

Tuesday

19-Sept

Ganesh Chaturthi

Monday

25-Sept

Karma Puja

Thursday

28-Sept

Eid-E-Milad

Government Holidays in Jharkhand in October 2023

The following table lists the public holidays in Jharkhand in October 2023.

Day

Date

Holiday Name

Monday

2-Oct

Gandhi Jayanti

Sunday

22-Oct

Mahashtami

Monday

23-Oct

Mahanavami

Tuesday

24-Oct

Dussehra

Saturday

28-Oct

Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti

Government Holidays in Jharkhand in November 2023

Here’s the public holiday list in Jharkhand for November 2023.

Day

Date

Holiday Name

Sunday

12-Nov

Deepavali

Wednesday

15-Nov

Bhai Dooj/Bhagwan Birsa Munda Jayanti

Sunday

19-Nov

Surya Shasthi

Monday

20-Nov

Chhath Morning Arghya

Monday

27-Nov

Guru Nanak Jayanti

Government Holidays in Jharkhand in December 2023

The table below denotes the government holidays in Jharkhand in December 2023.

Day

Date

Holiday Name

Monday

25-Dec

Christmas

Jharkhand: An Overview

Jharkhand is a state with a unique culture. The state celebrates several festivals, including Sarhul, Chhath Pooja, Bhagta Parab, Tusu Parab and Karam. The state government declares a holiday during these festivals.

  • Sarhul is a seasonal festival celebrated during spring. It involves worshipping the deities using the Saal leaves. It is a festival celebrated for several weeks.

  • Chhath Pooja, also called Surya Shashti, is an important festival in this state. It involves worshipping Lord Surya.

  • Bhagta Parab is a tribal festival in Jharkhand. It involves worshipping Budha Baba and fasting for the entire day. The celebration begins in the evening, and the Chhau dance is the main attraction of this festival.

  • Tusu Parab is a harvest festival, and it is also called Makar. The celebration is mainly limited to Tamar, Bundu and Raidih regions. Unmarried girls participate in the festival by singing and dancing.

Disclaimer: The information in this article is compiled by referring to different sources on the internet. The list of holidays may change as per the state/central government notifications.

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