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Gujarat Government Holidays 2023

Are you searching for the full list of Gujarat Government Holidays 2023? In this post, we share the tentative Gujarat Government Holidays for the year 2023 to help you plan your trips and vacations accordingly.

Gujarat has several days of the year declared as holidays, including national and regional festivals like Makara Sankranti, Eid al-Fitr, Raksha Bandhan, Ganesh Chaturthi, Holi, and others. Nation-wide public gazetted holidays, such as Republic Day, Independence Day, and Gandhi Jayanti, are also on the list of Gujarat Government Holidays 2023.

Besides all the Gujarat Public Holidays 2023, we have also given a list of optional/restricted holidays in Gujarat for the year.

Check out: Bank Holidays In Gujarat 2023

Full List Of Gujarat Government Holidays 2023

Below listed are the tentative Gujarat Government Holidays 2023. These holidays are applicable to government and private offices, colleges, schools, and other institutions in the state.

Since the government has not released the official holiday list, we have listed the tentative dates. We will modify this list of Gujarat Government Holidays 2023 based on official updates and announcements.

To make sure that you have the latest and updated list, keep checking this section regularly.

DateDayHoliday
14 January 2023SaturdayMakara Sankranti
26 January 2023ThursdayRepublic Day
18 February 2023SaturdayMaha Shivaratri
8 March 2023WednesdayHoli
22 March 2023WednesdayUgadi
30 March 2023ThursdayRam Navami
4 April 2023TuesdayMahavir Jayanti
7 April 2023FridayGood Friday
14 April 2023FridayDr Ambedkar Jayanti
22 April 2023SaturdayEid al-Fitr/Ramadan
22 April 2023SaturdayMaharshi Parasuram Jayanti
29 June 2023ThursdayBakrid / Eid al Adha
29 July 2023SaturdayMuharram
15 August 2023TuesdayIndependence Day
16 August 2023WednesdayParsi New Year
31 August 2023Thursday Raksha Bandhan
7 September 2023ThursdayJanmashtami
19 September 2023TuesdayGanesh Chaturthi
28 September 2023ThursdayEid e Milad
2 October 2023MondayGandhi Jayanti
24 October 2023TuesdayVijaya Dashami
31 October 2023TuesdaySardar Vallabhbhai Patel Jayanti
12 November 2023SundayDiwali
13 November 2023MondayVikram Samvat New Year
15 November 2023WednesdayBhai Dooj
27 November 2023MondayGuru Nanak Jayanti
25 December 2023MondayChristmas Day

Source: https://gad.gujarat.gov.in/

Gujarat Government Holidays 2023 PDF Download And View

Kindly note that the Government of Gujarat has not published the official list of public holidays for 2023. We will soon update this section with the PDF version of Gujarat Government Holidays 2023 which you can download and view. Please regularly check this section for the latest updates.

Gujarat Government Holidays 2023Optional Holidays

In addition to the Gujarat Government Holidays 2023, which is applicable to all offices and institutions, the state has a few optional holidays. It includes special days like New Year Day, Boxing Day (the day after Christmas), Vassi Uttarayan, Budhha Purnima, and the like.

We will update this section with a list of optional holidays in Gujarat 2023 once the government publishes the official list. Check this section regularly for details.

HolidayDate Day
Christian New Year Day1 January 2023Sunday
Guru Govindsingh’s Birthday
Vassi Uttarayan (Next Day to Makar Sankranti)
Vishvakarma Jayanti (Maha Sud-13)
Saint Shiromani Ravidasji’s Birthday
Dhani Matang Dev’s Birthday
Holi
Shab-e-Barat (Muslim Shiva & Sunni)
Jamshedi Navroz (Parsi Shahenshahi & Parsi Kadmi)
Gudi Padvo (Chaitra Sud-1)
Hatkeshvar Jayanti
(1) Hanuman Jayanti (Chaitra Sud-15)
(2) Pesah (1st Day) (Yahudi)
(1) Shahadat-e-Hazarat Ali (Muslim Shiya)
(2) Zarthost-no-Disho (Parsi Kadami)
Maha Prabhuji’s Praktyotsava (Vallabhacharya Jayanti)
Ramjan-Id (Id-Ul-Fitra) (2nd Shawaal- Muslim Shiva & Sunni)
Shree Adhya Jagadgur Shankaracharya Jayanti (Vaishakh Sud-5)
Budhha Purnima (Vaishakh Sud-15)
Zarthost-no-Disho (Parsi Shahenshahi)
Guru Arjundev’s Martyrdom Day
Shavuoth (Yahudi)
Rathayatra (Ashadhi Bij) (Ashadh Sud-2)
Gatha Gahamber (Gatha-III) (Parsi Kadmi)
Parsi New Year Day Eve (Gatha-V) (Parsi Kadmi)
Khordad Sal (Parsi Kadmi)
Tisha-be-aav (Yahudi)
(1) 9th Muharram (Muslim Shiya & Sunni)
(2) International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples
Gatha Gahamber (Gatha-III) (Parsi Shahenshahi)
Parsi New Year Day Eve (Gatha-V) (Parsi Shahenshahi)
Parsi New Year Day (Parsi Kadmi)
Nand Utsav (Shravan Vad-9)
Khordad Sal (Parsi Shahenshahi)
Mahavir Swami Janma Vachan (Chaturthi Paksha)
Shravan Vad-12 (Paryusan 1st Day) (Chaturthi Paksha)
Shravan Vad-12 (Paryusan 1st Day) (PanchamiPaksha)
Ganesh Chaturthi (Bhadarva Sud-4)
Samvatsari (Panchami Paksha)
Onam
Shahadat-e-Imam Hasan (Muslim Shiya)
Rosh Hashanah (1st Day) (New Year) (Yahudi)
Eve of Kippur (Yahudi)
Yom Kippur (Yahudi)
Succoth (Yahudi)
Id-e-Maulud (Muslim Shiya)
Dhan Terash
Kali Chaudash
Kartak Sud-15 (Dev-Diwali)
Shrimad Bhagwad Gita Jayanti
Boxing Day (Next Day to Christmas)26 December 2023Tuesday

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