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Maha Saptami in India

Is Maha Saptami a Public Holiday?

Maha Saptami is an optional holiday. Employment and holiday laws in India allow employees to choose a limited number of holidays from a list of optional holidays. Some employees may choose to take the day off on this day, however, most offices and businesses remain open.

Maha Saptami Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2015–2020.

Note: 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.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015TueOct 20Maha SaptamiRestricted Holiday
2017WedSep 27Maha SaptamiRestricted Holiday
2018TueOct 16Maha SaptamiRestricted Holiday
2019SatOct 5Maha SaptamiRestricted Holiday
2020ThuOct 22Maha SaptamiRestricted Holiday

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