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Maha Shivaratri/Shivaratri in India

Name in other languages

NameLanguage
महा शिवरात्रिHindi
Maha Shivaratri/ShivaratriEnglish
ShivaratriGerman
Maha Shivaratri / ShivaratriNorwegian

Alternative name

Sivarathri

Maha Shivaratri/Shivaratri Observances

Note: During a gazetted holiday, government offices and most businesses are closed so people have a day off work.
WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
FriFeb 122010Maha Shivaratri/ShivaratriGazetted Holiday
WedMar 22011Maha Shivaratri/ShivaratriGazetted Holiday
MonFeb 202012Maha Shivaratri/ShivaratriGazetted Holiday
SunMar 102013Maha Shivaratri/ShivaratriGazetted Holiday
ThuFeb 272014Maha Shivaratri/ShivaratriGazetted Holiday
TueFeb 172015Maha Shivaratri/ShivaratriGazetted Holiday
MonMar 72016Maha Shivaratri/ShivaratriGazetted Holiday

Quick Facts

Maha Shivaratri/Shivaratri 2016

Monday, March 7, 2016

2017 date to be announced


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Note: During a gazetted holiday, government offices and most businesses are closed so people have a day off work.

List of dates for other years

Other holidays in March 2016 in India

Fun Holiday on March 7, 2016

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