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Ganesh Chaturthi 2023 in Sri Lanka

Ganesh Chaturthi is a festival that celebrates the birthday of Lord Ganesha, the Hindu god of wisdom and success. It is also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi and can last up to 10 days during the Hindu Month of Bhadra, which usually falls between mid-August and mid-September.

Is Ganesh Chaturthi a Public Holiday?

Ganesh Chaturthi is not a public holiday. Businesses have normal opening hours.

This festival celebrates the birthday of Lord Ganesha.

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About Ganesh Chaturthi

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Ganesh Chaturthi Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2014–2024.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2014FriAug 29Ganesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday
2015ThuSep 17Ganesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday
2016MonSep 5Ganesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday
2017FriAug 25Ganesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday
2018ThuSep 13Ganesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday
2019MonSep 2Ganesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday
2020SatAug 22Ganesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday
2021FriSep 10Ganesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday
2022WedAug 31Ganesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday
2023TueSep 19Ganesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday
2024SatSep 7Ganesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday

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