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Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti in India

Is Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti a Public Holiday?

Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti 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.

Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti 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
2015SatFeb 14Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati JayantiRestricted Holiday
2016FriMar 4Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati JayantiRestricted Holiday
2017TueFeb 21Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati JayantiRestricted Holiday
2018SatFeb 10Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati JayantiRestricted Holiday
2019FriMar 1Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati JayantiRestricted Holiday
2020TueFeb 18Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati JayantiRestricted Holiday

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