Mid-term holiday (end) -
Thursday January 2, 2020
School holidays : Http://gujarat-education.gov.in
official calender gazetted by the Ministry of Education
projection for 2020: https://www.iitgn.ac.in
Schooling is mandatory till age 14
Teaching languages: Gujarati, English
schools close on Saturday
school uniforms required
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Makar Sankranti/Pongal/Magh Bihu/Tusu Puja -
Tuesday January 14, 2020
Hinduism : Celebration of the harvest, which is observed for three days: Bhogi Pongal, Surya Pongal and Mattu Pongal. A colourful and traditional festival with many a ceremony devoted to various deities and cattle races.
Republic Day -
Sunday January 26, 2020
Secular holiday : It was the Lahore Session of the Indian National Congress at midnight of December 31, 1929 - January 1, 1930, that the Tri-Colour Flag was unfurled by the nationalists and a pledge taken that every year on January 26, the Independence Day would be celebrated and that the people would unceasingly strive for the establishment of a Sovereign Democratic Republic of India. The professed pledge was successfully redeemed on January 26, 1950, when the Constitution of India framed by the Constituent Assembly of India came into force, although the Independence from the British rule was achieved on August 15, 1947. It is because of this that August 15 is celebrated as Independence Day, while January 26 as Republic Day.
Maha Shivaratri -
Friday February 21, 2020
Hinduism : A Hindu festival in honor of Lord Shiva and his marriage to Goddess Parvati. Ceremonies involving prayers and hymns take place mostly at night.
Holi / Holika / Medin Poya/Dola Purnima -
Tuesday March 10, 2020
Hinduism : The religious meaning of this celebration is the burning of any perversion. It marks the victory of good over evil.
Hindu, Lao, Navratra, Songkran, Tamil, Telugu, Ugadi New Year -
Wednesday March 25, 2020
Buddhism (Theravada) : May last three days, and marks the beginning of Ramayana's week The Hindu New Year, also known as Ugadi, is on the day following the new moon on or after the spring equinox. Year 2003 is the year 2060 in this Hindu calendar.
Banks Inventory Day -
Wednesday April 1, 2020
Banks only :
Thursday April 2, 2020
Hinduism : Festivities take place in the Rama temples. recitation of the Ramayana (Perayana), which can last up to 9 days. Classical music and sacred chants.
Mahavir Jayanti -
Monday April 6, 2020
Jainism : Jain festival honoring Lord Mahavira on the founder's birthday.
Good Friday -
Friday April 10, 2020
Catholic or protestant : The First Council of Nicaea (a gathering of bishops in the early days of Christianity) wanted to find a day to commemorate the crucifixion and resurrection of Christ. This commemoration had to be linked to Jewish holiday traditions, since the last supper of Christ was believed to be a Jewish Passover meal. But the Jewish calendar is based on lunar and solar cycles, so the Easter celebration had to follow the same calendar.
Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar's Birthday - Maha Visuv Sankrati -
Tuesday April 14, 2020
Secular holiday : This lawyer and politician drafted the constitution of India.
Summer holiday (beginning) -
Friday April 24, 2020
School holidays :
Parshuram Jayanti -
Saturday April 25, 2020
Hinduism : Birth anniversary of sixth incarnation of Lord Vishnu