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Karnataka Government Holidays 2021

Here is the full list of Karnataka Government holidays 2021. Find out the full list of festivals in Karnataka 2021 including the dates of Dasara and Basava Jayanthi.

The Karnataka public holiday list include long weekends, dates of major festivals, three special holidays for Coorg and list of central government holidays.

The below listed Karnataka government holidays 2021 is applicable for government offices and banks.

Dussehra Holidays 2021 Karnataka

  • Maha Navami – October 14th
  • Vijaya Dasami – October 15th

Dussehra Holidays In 2021 For Schools In Karnataka

  • 10 days of Dussehra holidays for Karnataka schools allowed in 2021
  • Dussehra holidays for schools starts 10th October 2021 to 20th October 2021
  • Applicable to 1st to 10th standard of all schools in the state

Dasara Holidays 2021 For Colleges In Karnataka

  • Pre-university or PUC colleges will have Dasara holiday from October 10th to 17th

Read: Karnataka Government Holidays 2022

Full List Of Karnataka Government Holidays 2021

Below listed are the public holidays in Karnataka. In addition to the below listed Karnataka Government holidays, all second and 4th Saturdays as well as Sundays will be non working days for government employees.

DateDayHoliday
January 1, 2021FridayNew Year (Restricted)
January 26, 2021TuesdayRepublic Day
March 11, 2021ThursdayMaha Shivaratri
April 2, 2021FridayGood Friday
April 13, 2021TuesdayUgadi
April 14, 2021WednesdayDr Ambedkar Jayanti
April 25, 2021SundayMahavir Jayanti
May 1, 2021SaturdayMay Day
May 14, 2021FridayBasava Jayanti
July 21, 2021WednesdayBakrid / Eid al Adha
August 15, 2021SundayIndependence Day
August 20, 2021ThursdayMuharram
September 10, 2021FridayGanesh Chaturthi
October 2, 2021SaturdayGandhi Jayanti
October 6, 2021WednesdayMahalaya Amavasye
October 14, 2021ThursdayMaha Navami
October 15, 2021FridayVijaya Dashami
October 20, 2021TuesdayEid e Milad
October 20, 2021WednesdayMaharishi Valmiki Jayanti
November 1, 2021MondayKannada Rajyothsava
November 3, 2021WednesdayNaraka Chaturdashi
November 5, 2021FridayBalipadyami, Deepavali
November 22, 2021MondayKanakadasa Jayanthi
December 25, 2021SaturdayChristmas
DateDayHoliday

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Karnataka Government Holidays 2021 – Quick Facts

  • Mysore Dasara 2021 Dates: 7th October 2021 to 15th October
  • Basava Jayanthi 2021 Date: May 14
  • Varamahalakshmi 2021 Date: August 20

Government Of Karnataka Holiday List 2021 PDF Download

You can view and download Karnataka Government Holidays 2021 official PDF notification below.

Karnataka Holidays 2021 – List Of Long Weekends

Below listed are the 9 long weekends in Karnataka including New Year’s Day for the year 2021 . Plan your vacation accordingly. New Year’s Day is not a holiday for government sector and banks.

New Year’s DayJanuary 1 Friday to 3 Sunday
Good FridayApril 2 Friday to 4 Sunday
Basava JayanthiMay 14, 2021 Friday To 16 Sunday
MuharramAugust 20 Friday to 22 Sunday
Ganesh ChaturthiSeptember 10 Friday to 12 Sunday
Vijaya DashamiOctober 15 Friday to 17 Sunday
Note: October 14th Mahavnavi is a public holiday
DeepavaliNovember 5 Friday to 7 Sunday
Kannada Rajyothsava31 October Saturday to November 1 Monday
Kanakadasa JayanthiNovember 20 Saturday to 22 Monday

In addition to the above list, the below public holidays fall on Thursdays.

  • Sankranti: January 14
  • Maha Shivaratri: March 11
  • Mahanavami: October 14.

Note: October 15th Friday Vijaya Dashami is a public holiday

Karnataka Government Holidays 2021Dates Of Major Festivals

Below listed are the major festivals and events in Karnataka.

Festival Date
Makara SankrantiJanuary 14
Maha ShivaratriMarch 11
UgadiApril 13
idul FitrMay 12
Basava JayantiMay 14
Varamahalakshmi VrataAugust 8
Ganesh ChaturthiSeptember 10
Mahalaya AmavasyeOctober 6
Vijaya DashamiOctober 15
EidOctober 19
Kannada RajyothsavaNovember 1
Deepavali HolidayNovember 15
Christmas December 25

Karnataka Government Restricted Holidays 2021

Below listed are the Restricted Holidays for the Government Employees in Karnataka.

DateDay Restricted Holidays
January 1,2021FridayNew year
March 30, 2021TuesdayShab-e-Barath
April 3, 2021SaturdayHoly Saturday
April 17, 2021SaturdayDevara Dasimayya Jayanthi
April 21, 2021WednesdaySri Ramanavami
May 7, 2021FridayJumat-Ul-Wida
May 10, 2021MondayShab-e-Qadar
May 17, 2021MondaySri Shankaracharya Jayanthi
May 26, 2021WednesdayBuddha Poornima
August 20, 2021FridayVaramahalakshmi Vrata
August 21, 2021SaturdayOnam Festival, Rug-Upakarma
August 23, 2021Monday Brahma Shri Narayana Guruji Jayanthi
September 8, 2021WednesdayKanya Mariyamma Jayanthi
September 9, 2021ThursdaySwarna Gowri Vratha
September 17, 2021FridayVishwakarma Jayanthi
October 18, 2021MondayTula Sankramana
November 19, 2021FridayGuru Nanak Jayanthi
November 20, 2021SaturdayHuttari Festival
December 24, 2021FridayChristmas Eve

List Of Local Holidays For Kodagu District

  • Kail Muhurtha 2021 Date: September 3
  • Tula Sankramana 2021 Date: October 17
  • Huthri 2021 Date: December 1

Source: https://karnatakapost.gov.in/

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