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Jitiya in Nepal

Is Jitiya a Public Holiday?

Jitiya is an optional holiday. Employment and holiday laws in Nepal 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.

Jitiya (Women only) Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2018–2021.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2018TueOct 2Jitiya (Women only)Optional Holiday
2019SunSep 22Jitiya (Women only)Optional Holiday
2020ThuSep 10Jitiya (Women only)Optional Holiday
2021WedSep 29Jitiya (Women only)Optional Holiday

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