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Holidays and Observances in Nepal in 2019

Holidays and Observances in Nepal in 2019

Date NameType
Jan 15TuesdayMaghe SankrantiOptional Holiday
Jan 30WednesdayMartyrs' Memorial DayObservance
Feb 5TuesdaySonam Losar (Tamang New Year)Optional Holiday
Feb 10SundayBasant PanchamiAcademic Holiday
Feb 19TuesdayNational Democracy DayObservance
Feb 28ThursdayNational Mourning DayPublic Holiday
Mar 4MondayMaha ShivaratriPublic Holiday
Mar 7ThursdayGyalpo LosarOptional Holiday
Mar 8FridayNari DibasPublic Holiday
Mar 21ThursdayMarch EquinoxSeason
Mar 20WednesdayHoli Purnima (Hill region)Local holiday
Mar 21ThursdayHoli Purnima (Terai region)Local holiday
Apr 5FridayGodhe YatraLocal holiday
Apr 14SundayRam NawamiObservance
Apr 14SundayNepali New YearPublic Holiday
Apr 24WednesdayLoktantra DiwasObservance
May 1WednesdayMajdoor DivasPublic Holiday
May 18SaturdayBuddha JayantiObservance
May 29WednesdayGanatantra Diwas (Republic Day)Observance
Jun 5WednesdayRamjan Edul FikraOptional Holiday
Jun 21FridayJune SolsticeSeason
Aug 12MondayEdul AajahaOptional Holiday
Aug 15ThursdayJanai PurnimaPublic Holiday
Aug 19MondayGai JatraPublic Holiday
Aug 23FridayGaura ParbaOptional Holiday
Aug 23FridayShree Krishna JanamashtamiPublic Holiday
Sep 2MondayHartalika TeejOptional Holiday
Sep 3TuesdayRishi PanchamiPublic Holiday
Sep 7SaturdayCivil Service DayPublic Holiday
Sep 12ThursdayIndra JatraPublic Holiday
Sep 20FridayConstitution DayPublic Holiday
Sep 22SundayJitiyaOptional Holiday
Sep 23MondaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Sep 29SundayGhatasthapanaPublic Holiday
Oct 5SaturdayPhulpati (Dashain)Public Holiday
Oct 6SundayAstami (Dashain)Public Holiday
Oct 7MondayNawami (Dashain)Public Holiday
Oct 8TuesdayDashami (Dashain)Public Holiday
Oct 9WednesdayEkadashi (Dashain)Public Holiday
Oct 10ThursdayDuwadashi (Dashain)Public Holiday
Oct 13SundayHoliday for Chinese President's VisitPublic Holiday
Oct 13SundayKojagrat PurnimaPublic Holiday
Oct 27SundayLaxmi Puja (Tihar)Public Holiday
Oct 28MondayGobhardan Pujan (Tihar)Public Holiday
Oct 29TuesdayBhai Tika (Tihar)Public Holiday
Nov 2SaturdayChhat ParwaOptional Holiday
Nov 12TuesdayGuru Nanak JayantiPublic Holiday
Dec 3TuesdayInternational Day of Disabled PersonsOptional Holiday
Dec 12ThursdayUdhauli ParvaOptional Holiday
Dec 22SundayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 25WednesdayChristmas DayOptional Holiday
Dec 31TuesdayTamu LhosarOptional Holiday

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