List of Holidays for the Year 2016 and 2017
List of Holidays for the Year 2016 and 2017
 

List of Holidays to be observed during the Calendar Year 2017.

 

The Following holidays will be observed in all the offices of the Central Government located in Republic of Tajikistan during the calendar year 2017:

 

Sl. No.

Holiday

Date

Day

1.       

Republic Day

January     26

Thursday

2.       

Navruj  (Local)

March        21

Tuesday

3.       

Mahavir Jayanti

April          09

Sunday

4.       

Good Friday

April          14

Friday

5.       

Victory day  (Local)

May           09

Tuesday

6.       

Buddha Purnima

May           10

Wednesday

7.       

Idu’l Fitr*

June           26

Monday

8.       

Independence Day

August       15

Tuesday

9.       

Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid)

September 02

Saturday

10.   

Tajikistan’s Independence Day

September  09

Saturday

11.   

Dussehra

September  30

Saturday

12.   

Muharram

October      01

Sunday

13.   

Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday

October      02

Monday

14.   

Diwali (Deepavali)

October      19

Thursday

15.   

Guru Nanak's Birthday

November 04

Saturday

16.   

Milad-un-Nabi or Id-e- Milad (Birthday of Prophet Mohammad)

December   02

Saturday

17.   

Christmas Day

December  25

Monday

 

*Subject to sighting of Moon.

 

LIST OF HOLIDAYS TO BE OBSERVED DURING THE YEAR 2016

            The following holidays will be observed in the Embassy of India, Dushanbe during the calendar year 2016:-

Sl. No.

Holiday

Date

Day

1.

New Year’s Day

January      01

Friday

2.

Republic Day

January     26

Tuesday

3.

Basant Panchmi

February   12

Friday

4.

Navruj

March        21

Monday

5.

Holi

March       24

Thursday

6.

Victory day of Tajikistan

May           09

Monday

7.

Buddha Purnima

May           21

Saturday

8.

Idu’l Fitr*

July           06

Wednesday

9.

Independence Day

August       15

Monday

10.

Tajikistan’s Independence Day

September  09

Friday

11

Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid)*

September  12

Monday

12.

Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday

October      02

Sunday

13.

Dussehra (Vijay Dashmi)

October      11

Tuesday

14.

Diwali (Deepavali)

October      30

Sunday

15.

Govardhan Puja

October      31

Monday

16.

Guru Nanak’s Birthday

November  14

Monday

17.

Christmas Day

December  25

Sunday

 

* Subject to sighting of Moon.