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Holidays and Observances in Nepal in 2022

Holidays and Observances in Nepal in 2022

Date NameType
Jan 15SaturdayMaghe SankrantiPublic Holiday
Feb 2WednesdaySonam Losar (Tamang New Year)Optional Holiday
Feb 6SundayBasant PanchamiAcademic Holiday
Feb 19SaturdayNational Democracy DayPublic Holiday
Mar 1TuesdayMaha ShivaratriPublic Holiday
Mar 3ThursdayGyalpo LosarPublic Holiday
Mar 8TuesdayNari DibasPublic Holiday
Mar 17ThursdayHoli Purnima (Hill region)Local holiday
Mar 18FridayHoli Purnima (Terai region)Local holiday
Mar 20SundayMarch EquinoxSeason
Apr 1FridayGodhe YatraLocal holiday
Apr 10SundayRam NawamiPublic Holiday
Apr 14ThursdayNepali New YearPublic Holiday
May 1SundayMajdoor Divas (Tentative Date)Public Holiday
May 2MondayRamjan Edul FikraOptional Holiday
May 13FridayElection DayPublic Holiday
May 16MondayBuddha Jayanti (Tentative Date)Public Holiday
May 16MondayUbhauli ParvaOptional Holiday
May 29SundayGanatantra Diwas (Republic Day)Public Holiday
Jun 21TuesdayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 10SundayEdul Aajaha (Tentative Date)Optional Holiday
Aug 12FridayJanai PurnimaPublic Holiday
Aug 12FridayGai JatraPublic Holiday
Aug 19FridayShree Krishna JanamashtamiPublic Holiday
Aug 30TuesdayHartalika TeejOptional Holiday
Sep 3SaturdayGaura ParbaOptional Holiday
Sep 9FridayIndra JatraLocal holiday
Sep 18SundayJitiya ParwaOptional Holiday
Sep 19MondayConstitution DayPublic Holiday
Sep 23FridaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Sep 26MondayGhatasthapanaPublic Holiday
Oct 2SundayPhulpati (Dashain)Public Holiday
Oct 3MondayAstami (Dashain)Public Holiday
Oct 4TuesdayNawami (Dashain)Public Holiday
Oct 5WednesdayDashami (Dashain)Public Holiday
Oct 6ThursdayEkadashi (Dashain)Public Holiday
Oct 7FridayDuwadashi (Dashain)Public Holiday
Oct 24MondayLaxmi Puja (Tihar)Public Holiday
Oct 25TuesdayGai TiharPublic Holiday
Oct 26WednesdayGobhardan Pujan (Tihar)Public Holiday
Oct 27ThursdayBhai Tika (Tihar)Public Holiday
Oct 30SundayChhat ParwaPublic Holiday
Nov 8TuesdayGuru Nanak JayantiOptional Holiday
Nov 11FridayPhalgunanda JayantiCommon local holiday
Nov 11FridayPhalgunanda JayantiOptional Holiday
Dec 3SaturdayInternational Day of Disabled PersonsOptional Holiday
Dec 8ThursdayUdhauli ParvaOptional Holiday
Dec 22ThursdayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 25SundayChristmas DayOptional Holiday
Dec 30FridayTamu LhosarOptional Holiday

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