The list gives you an excellent opportunity to plan your leaves and vacation in 2020. he 2020 list of holidays in Gujarat gives us an insight into days which could be utilized to plan your holidays as well as schedule your business operations and activities.
List of days observed by Gujarat as holiday
|Makar Sakranti||15 January||Wednesday|
|Republic Day||26 January||Sunday|
|Ram Navami||2nd April||Thursday|
|Mahavir Jayanti||06th April||Monday|
|Good Friday||10th April||Friday|
|Ambedkar Jayanti||14 April||Tuesday|
|Maharshi Parasuram Jayanti||25 April||Saturday|
|Independence Day||15th August||Saturday |
|Parsi New Year||17th August||Monday|
|Ganesh Chaturthi||22 August||Saturday|
|Gandhi Jayanti||2nd October||Friday|
|Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel Jayanti||31 October||Saturday|
|Vikram Samvat New year||15 November||Sunday|
|Bhai Dooj||16 November||Monday|
|Guru Nanak Dev Jayanti||30th November||Monday|
|Christmas day||25 December||Friday|
Major Gujarat Holidays 2020
Makar Sankranti is the first Hindu festival in the calendar year and is celebrated either on 14 or 15 January every year. The festival marks the transition of the Sun from Sagittarius to Capricorn. Republic Day, a national holiday, is celebrated in the same month as well on 26.
The day honors the establishment of the Indian constitution. In 2020, Holi, a popular Hindu festival, falls on 10 March Tuesday. The festival is called the Festival of Colors and is celebrated in several parts of the country.
On 14 April every year, we celebrate B R Ambedkar Jayanti to honor the birthday of the creator of Indian constitution.
In August 2020, the two notable festivals:
Independence Day and Raksha Bandhan are celebrated on 03rd August. Independence Day honors the freedom from the United Kingdom whereas Raksha Bandhan strengthens the relationships between brothers and sisters. It falls on 15th August, Saturday.
Muharram, a famous Islamic festival, is celebrated in 2020 on 30 August. Finally, Christmas Day, a major Christian festival, this year falls on Friday, 25th December.