Odisha (India) Public Holidays 2013

Check 2013 Public Holidays Declared by Odisha Government in India.

  • Public Holidays and Optional Holidays for the year 2013 – declared by the Odisha Government.
  • The state government has declared government holidays for government offices and institutions the calendar year 2013. As per a notification issued by the General Administration Department following will be the holidays during the calendar year 2013.
  • Odisha Government Notification No.Regn – 126/2012-48795/ R & D.M.,Dated 7/11/12.


Public Holidays 2013 –

Odisha (India) – Public Holidays 2013
Month Day Week Day Name
January 23 Wednesday Subash Bose Jayanti
January 25 Friday Milad-i-Sherif / Id-e-Milad
January 26 Saturday Republic Day
February 15 Friday Sri Panchami
March 5 Tuesday Panchayati Raj Divas
March 27 Wednesday Dola Pornima
March 28 Thursday Holi
March 29 Friday Good Friday
April 1 Monday Utkal Dibas
April 19 Friday Shri Ramnavmi
June 14 Friday Pahili Raja
June 15 Saturday Raja Sankranti
July 10 Wednesday Rath Yatra
August 9 Friday Id-ul-Fitr*
August 15 Thursday Independence Day
August 28 Wednesday Shri Krishnajamashtmi
September 9 Monday Ganesh Chaturthi
September 10 Tuesday Nuakhai
October 2 Wednesday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanthi
October 4 Friday Mahalaya Amavasye
October 11 Friday Maha Saptami
October 14 Monday Vijaya Dashami
October 16 Wednesday Bakri Id ( Idul Zuha )*
October 18 Friday Maha Laxmi Puja
November 2 Saturday Kali Puja
November 14 Thursday Moharram
December 25 Wednesday Christmas
Holidays On 2nd Saturday/ Sunday
Month Day Week Day Name
March 10 Sunday Mahashivratri
April 14 Sunday Dr. B.R.Ambedkar Jayanti
October 12 Saturday Durga Asthami
October 13 Sunday Mahanavami
November 3 Sunday Diwali / Naraka chaturdashi
November 17 Sunday Rahasa Purnima

Optional Holidays 2013 –

The state government has also announced optional holidays during the year 2013. Every government employee can avail a maximum of one of these optional holidays as per his/her choice.

Odisha (India) – Optional Holidays 2013
Month Day Week Day Name
January 18 Friday Guru Govind Singh Ji’s birth anniversary
January 25 Friday Foundation of Bramha Samaj
March 11 Monday Day following Sivaratri
March 30 Saturday Holi Saturday
April 24 Wednesday Mahaveer Jayanthi
May 22 Wednesday Raja Rammohan Ray Jayanti
May 25 Saturday Budda Poornima
July 18 Thursday Bahuda Yatra
August 5 Monday Sheb-e-Khader
August 29 Thursday Nanda Utsav
November 11 Monday Anla Navami
November 26 Tuesday Prathamastami
December 24 Tuesday Christmus eve