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2016 Public Holidays, Bank Holidays and Government Holidays in Maharashtra, Mumbai and India are listed below. With 8 holidays on either Monday or Friday, there are many long weekends in 2016.

 

 
 

2016 Bank, Public Holiday Dates in Mumbai and Maharashtra

Listed below are the dates of Bank Holidays, Public Holidays and Government Holidays in Mumbai and Maharashtra, in the year 2016. The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), National Stock Exchange (NSE), Mumbai Schools, Mumbai Colleges and Mumbai based institutions have holidays on these dates.

 

2016 List Of Holidays In Maharashtra And Mumbai

No. HOLIDAY DATE DAY HOLIDAY IN MUMBAI AND MAHARASHTRA IN 2016
1 26 January, 2016 Tuesday Republic Day
2 19 February, 2016 Friday Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti (Birthday)
3 8 March, 2016 Tuesday Mahashivratri (Lord Shiva’s marriage to Parvati)
4 23 March, 2016 Wednesday Holi
5 25 March, 2016 Friday Good Friday
6 8 April, 2016 Friday Gudi Padwa, Ugadi, Cheti Chand, Chaitra Sukhladi
7 15 April, 2016 Friday Ram Navami (Lord Ram’s Birthday)
8 14 April, 2016 Thursday Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti (Birthday)
9 19 April, 2016 Tuesday Mahavir Jayanti (Birthday of Mahavira)
10 21 May, 2016 Saturday Gautum Buddha Purnima (Birthday of Buddha)
11 6 July, 2016 Wednesday Eid-Ul-Fitr (End of Ramadan or Ramzan, Eid-Al-Fitr)
12 15 August, 2016 Monday India’s Independence Day
13 20 August, 2016 Saturday Parsi New Year (Jamshed Navroz)
14 5 September, 2016 Monday Ganesh Chaturthi, Vinayaka Chaturthi
15 11 October, 2016 Tuesday Dussehra/Dasara (Vijaya Dashami)
16 12 October, 2016 Wednesday Muharram (Moharum, 10th day is Day of Ashura)
17 31 October, 2016 Monday Diwali (Deepavali) (Balipratipada)
18 14 November, 2016 Monday Guru Nanak Jayanti (Guru Nanak’s Birthday)
19 13 December, 2016 Tuesday Milad-Un-Nabi or Id-E-Milad (Prophet Mohammad’s Birthday)

 
 
 

 
 
 

School Holidays in Mumbai and Maharashtra in 2016

In addition to the above list of holidays, students in Mumbai and Maharashtra Schools and Colleges also get Summer Holidays, Diwali Holidays, and Winter Holidays. Dates of these school holidays depend on the board/curriculum of the schools and the management of school.

    The following are additional school holidays in Mumbai in Maharashtra:

  • 5 September (Monday): Teacher’s Day. Many schools have a holiday.
  • 9 September (Friday): 5th day of Ganesh Visarjan (Immersion). Some schools have a half day, whereas some schools have a full day holiday.
  • 13 September (Tuesday): Bakri Id or Eid al-Adha
  • 15 September (Thursday): Ganpati Visarjan (Immersion), last day of Ganesh Chaturthi. Some school have half day and some have full day holiday.

 
 


Bank Holidays in 2016 in Maharashtra, Mumbai and India

Sr No. DATE DAY 2016 BANK HOLIDAYS IN MUMBAI, MAHARASHTRA
1 1 April, 2016 Friday Bank Holiday to enable Banks to close their yearly accounts
2 30 September, 2016 Friday Bank Holiday to enable Banks to close their half-yearly accounts

 
 

Dates of Public and Bank Holidays in India. Republic and Independence Days are holidays.

 
 


Holidays In 2016 In India That Fall On Sunday

No. 2016 HOLIDAY DATE DAY 2016 HOLIDAY IN MUMBAI AND MAHARASHTRA
1 1 May, 2016 Sunday Maharashtra Day (Maharashtra Diwas – Formation of Maharashtra)
2 11 September, 2016 Sunday Eid-Al-Adha or Id-Ul-Zuha (Bakri Id)
3 2 October, 2016 Sunday Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday (Gandhi Jayanti)
4 30 October, 2016 Sunday Diwali (Laxmi Puja, Govardhan Pooja)
5 25 December, 2016 Sunday Chirstmas

 
 


 
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