Easter Day in India
Easter Sunday is one of the most festive events among Christians worldwide. It commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection from death, as written in the Christian bible.
About Easter DayRead more about Easter Day.
Easter Day ObservancesNote: Individuals can take a limited number of restricted holidays but government offices and most businesses remain open. This system gives individuals the flexibility to take time off to celebrate a holiday within India's vast religious and cultural society.
|Sun||Apr 4||2010||Easter Day||Restricted Holiday|
|Sun||Apr 24||2011||Easter Day||Restricted Holiday|
|Sun||Apr 8||2012||Easter Day||Restricted Holiday|
|Sun||Mar 31||2013||Easter Day||Restricted Holiday|
|Sun||Apr 20||2014||Easter Day||Restricted Holiday|
|Sun||Apr 5||2015||Easter Day||Restricted Holiday|
|Sun||Mar 27||2016||Easter Day||Restricted Holiday|
Quick FactsEaster Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Easter Day 2016Sunday, March 27, 2016
2017 date to be announced
Other holidays in March 2016 in India
- Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti – Friday, March 4, 2016
- Maha Shivaratri/Shivaratri – Monday, March 7, 2016
- Holika Dahana – Wednesday, March 23, 2016
- Maundy Thursday – Thursday, March 24, 2016
- Good Friday – Friday, March 25, 2016