From "Kaushambi" : Dear friends, Could anybody provide me with 'Holiday List for year 2012 declared by Panjab State Govt'. Tried searching but couldn’t find. BR, Kaushambi
5th December 2011 From India, Pune

Dear Kaushambi,

Pl find below the holidays as desired :

Birthday of Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji* Tuesday January 11

Republic Day* Wednesday January 26

Prophet's Anniversary - Eid-Milad Nnabi (may be changed to the nearest day) Wednesday February 16

Guru Ravidas celebration* Friday February 18

Holi / Holika / Medin Poya/Dola Purnima** Sunday March 20

Ramanavani** Tuesday April 12

Mahavir Jayanti** Saturday April 16

Martyrdom Day of Sri Guru Arjun Dev Ji* Sunday June 5

Sant Kabir celebration* Wednesday June 15

Martyrdom of Udham Singh* Sunday July 31

Independence Day* Monday August 15

Sri Krishna Jayanthi (Janmashtami)* Monday August 22

End of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day) Wednesday August 31

Mahatma Gandhi Birth Anniversary* Sunday October 2

Vijaya Dashami (Dasera)** Thursday October 6

Sri Guru Ram Dass' birthday* Sunday October 9

Maharishi Valmiki anniversary* Tuesday October 11

Deepavali/Dipabali* Wednesday October 26

Guru Nanak/Kartick Purnima/Parswanath's Rathojatra/II Poya* Thursday November 10

Christmas Day* Sunday December 25

Hope this will solve your purpose

Thanks
5th December 2011 From India, Secunderabad
Hello Kaushambhi,
Though I do not know the holiday list-2011 for Punjab Govt. I think by mistake Mr. SK Giridhar has given you the holiday list for the year of 2011 only. Please confirm it from elsewhere.
Thanks,
Axita
7th December 2011 From India, Chandigarh
Punjab Government Holidays 2012

Fastivals and Holidays in 2012

We are about to say good bye to 2011 and to welcome the new year 2012. Below you will find the list of important festivals and occasions for 2012 for which we might get Holidays in 2012. Though National holidays are common all over India the other holidays depend from region to region. India is a rich place of cultural heritage where we celebrate number of fextivals. All the religions have important or auspicious festivals to celebrate and we find unity in diversity in our coutry.

Holidays in January 2012

Sunday, 1 January 2012 - New Year's Day

Saturday, 14 January 2012 – Pongal, celebrated widely in South India (Harvest Festival of South India)

Thursday, 26 January 2012 - Republic Day of India The National Holiday

Holidays in February 2012

Saturday, 4 February 2012 - Milad-Un-Nabi (Birth day of the Islamic Prophet Muhammad)

Monday, 20 February 2012 - Maha Shivaratri (dedicated to Lord Shiva)

Holidays in March 2012

Thursday, 8 March 2012 - Holika Dahan on Holi Eve

Friday, 9 March 2012 – Holi a unique Hindu festival of colours

Holidays in April 2012

Thursday, 5 April 2012 - Mahavir Jayanthi Birth of Mahavira Jain

Friday, 6 April 2012 - Good Friday

Monday, 9 April 2012 - Easter Monday (Resurrection of Jesus)

Holidays in May 2012

Saturday, 5 May 2012 - Buddha Purnima

Holidays in August 2012

Friday, 10 August 2012 – Sri Krishna Janmashtami Birth of Lord Krishna

Wednesday, 15 August 2012 - India Independence Day a National Holiday

Sunday, 19 August 2012 - Id ul Fitr

Holidays in September 2012

Sunday, 9 September 2012 - Ganesh Chaturthi

Holidays in October 2012

Tuesday, 2 October 2012 - Gandhi Jayanti a National Holiday

Wednesday, 24 October 2012 – Dussehra or Vijaya Dashami

Friday, 26 October 2012 - Idu'l Zuha/Bakrid

Holidays in November 2012

Tuesday, 13 November 2012 - Deepavali / Diwali the festival of lights

Saturday, 24 November 2012 - Muharram / Day of Ashura

Wednesday, 28 November 2012 - Guru Nanak Jayanti

Holidays in December 2012

Tuesday, 25 December 2012 - Christmas Day.
17th December 2011 From India, Mumbai
Hi, Please find attached List of Central Govt Holidays for Delhi.
19th December 2011 From India, Pune
Attached Files
File Type: pdf list-of-india-central-govt-holidays-2012.pdf (181.1 KB, 135 views)
S.No The Punjab government released a list of 33 holidays for 2012

1 Republic Day (January 26)

2 Basant Panchmi and Satguru Ram Singh’s birthday (January 28)

3 Sri Guru Ravidas’s birthday (February 07)

4 Maha Shivaratri (February 28)

5 Holi (March 08)

6 Shahidi Divas of Bhagat Singh (March 23)

7 Ram Navami (April 01)

8 Mahavir Jayanti (April 05)

9 Good Friday (April 06)

10 Baisakhi (April 13)

11 Dr. B.R.Ambedkar’s Birthday (April 14)

12 Bhagat Parshu Ram Jayanti ( April 24 )

13 May Day (May 1)

14 Guru Arjun Dev’s Martyrdom day (May 25)

15 Kabir Jayanti (June 04)

16 Shahid Udham Singh’s martyrdom day (July 31)

17 Janamashtami (August 10)

18 Independence Day (August 15)

19 Id-ul-Fitr (August 20)

20 Sri Guru Granth Sahib Prakash Utsav ( September 01)

21 Baba Sri Chand’s birthday (September 24)

22 Birthday of S. Bhagat Singh Ji (September 28)

23 Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday (October 2)

24 Birthday of Sri Guru Ram Dass Ji (October 9)

25 Agarsain Jayanti ( October 16)

26 Dussehra (October 24)

27 Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid) (October 27)

28 Maharish Valmiki’s birthday (October 29)

29 Diwali (November 13)

30 Vishwakarma day (November 14)

31 Guru Teg Bahadur’s martyrdom day (November 24)

32 Guru Nanak Dev’s birthday (November 28)

33 Christmas (December 25)

S.No The government will also observe 20 restricted holidays from which each employee can choose two days to observe as holidays.

1 New Year Day (January 1)

2 Lohri (January 13)

3 Nirwan Diwas of Bhagwan Adinath Ji (January 22)

4 Janan Divas Mohamad Sahib (February 05)

5 International Women Day (March 8)

6 Hola Mohalla (March 10)

7 Buddh Purnima (May 06)

8 Nirjala Ekadashi (June 01)

9 Death Anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh Ji (June 29)

10 Birthday of Baba Jiwan Singh Ji (September 5)

11 Anant Chaturdashi (September 29)

12 Birthday of Baba Banda Singh Ji Bahadur (October 16)

13 Birthday of Sant Nam Dev Ji (October 26)

14 New Punjab Day (November 1)

15 Karva Chauth (November 02)

16 Goverdhan Pooja (November 14)

17 Muharram (November 25)

18, 19 & 20 Jor Mela Fatehgarh Sahib (December 25,26 and 27)

Regards,

Jiwanjot Singh
29th December 2011 From India, Delhi
S.No The Punjab government released a list of 33 holidays for 2012

1 Republic Day (January 26)

2 Basant Panchmi and Satguru Ram Singh’s birthday (January 28 )

3 Sri Guru Ravidas’s birthday (February 07)

4 Maha Shivaratri (February 28 )

5 Holi (March 08 )

6 Shahidi Divas of Bhagat Singh (March 23)

7 Ram Navami (April 01)

8 Mahavir Jayanti (April 05)

9 Good Friday (April 06)

10 Baisakhi (April 13)

11 Dr. B.R.Ambedkar’s Birthday (April 14)

12 Bhagat Parshu Ram Jayanti ( April 24 )

13 May Day (May 1)

14 Guru Arjun Dev’s Martyrdom day (May 25)

15 Kabir Jayanti (June 04)

16 Shahid Udham Singh’s martyrdom day (July 31)

17 Janamashtami (August 10)

18 Independence Day (August 15)

19 Id-ul-Fitr (August 20)

20 Sri Guru Granth Sahib Prakash Utsav ( September 01)

21 Baba Sri Chand’s birthday (September 24)

22 Birthday of S. Bhagat Singh Ji (September 28 )

23 Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday (October 2)

24 Birthday of Sri Guru Ram Dass Ji (October 9)

25 Agarsain Jayanti ( October 16)

26 Dussehra (October 24)

27 Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid) (October 27)

28 Maharish Valmiki’s birthday (October 29)

29 Diwali (November 13)

30 Vishwakarma day (November 14)

31 Guru Teg Bahadur’s martyrdom day (November 24)

32 Guru Nanak Dev’s birthday (November 28 )

33 Christmas (December 25)

S.No The government will also observe 20 restricted holidays from which each employee can choose two days to observe as holidays.

1 New Year Day (January 1)

2 Lohri (January 13)

3 Nirwan Diwas of Bhagwan Adinath Ji (January 22)

4 Janan Divas Mohamad Sahib (February 05)

5 International Women Day (March 8 )

6 Hola Mohalla (March 10)

7 Buddh Purnima (May 06)

8 Nirjala Ekadashi (June 01)

9 Death Anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh Ji (June 29)

10 Birthday of Baba Jiwan Singh Ji (September 5)

11 Anant Chaturdashi (September 29)

12 Birthday of Baba Banda Singh Ji Bahadur (October 16)

13 Birthday of Sant Nam Dev Ji (October 26)

14 New Punjab Day (November 1)

15 Karva Chauth (November 02)

16 Goverdhan Pooja (November 14)

17 Muharram (November 25)

18, 19 & 20 Jor Mela Fatehgarh Sahib (December 25,26 and 27)
29th December 2011 From India, Delhi
Dear Kaushambi,

this is the list of Punjab govt approved holiday list

January 2012

Sunday, 1 January 2012 - New Year's Day

Saturday, 14 January 2012 – Pongal, celebrated widely in South India (Harvest Festival of South India)

Thursday, 26 January 2012 - Republic Day of India The National Holiday

February 2012

Saturday, 4 February 2012 - Milad-Un-Nabi (Birth day of the Islamic Prophet Muhammad)

Monday, 20 February 2012 - Maha Shivaratri (dedicated to Lord Shiva)

March 2012

Thursday, 8 March 2012 - Holika Dahan on Holi Eve

Friday, 9 March 2012 – Holi a unique Hindu festival of colours

April 2012

Thursday, 5 April 2012 - Mahavir Jayanthi Birth of Mahavira Jain

Friday, 6 April 2012 - Good Friday

Monday, 9 April 2012 - Easter Monday (Resurrection of Jesus)

May 2012

Saturday, 5 May 2012 - Buddha Purnima

August 2012

Friday, 10 August 2012 – Sri Krishna Janmashtami Birth of Lord Krishna

Wednesday, 15 August 2012 - India Independence Day a National Holiday

Sunday, 19 August 2012 - Id ul Fitr

September 2012

Sunday, 9 September 2012 - Ganesh Chaturthi

October 2012

Tuesday, 2 October 2012 - Gandhi Jayanti a National Holiday

Wednesday, 24 October 2012 – Dussehra or Vijaya Dashami

Friday, 26 October 2012 - Idu'l Zuha/Bakrid

November 2012

Tuesday, 13 November 2012 - Deepavali / Diwali the festival of lights

Saturday, 24 November 2012 - Muharram / Day of Ashura

Wednesday, 28 November 2012 - Guru Nanak Jayanti

Holidays in December 2012

Tuesday, 25 December 2012 - Christmas
28th February 2012 From India, Ludhiana

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