About Us List of Holidays

Embassy of India
Prague

LIST OF HOLIDAYS TO BE OBSERVED IN THE YEAR 2019

Following holidays will be observed by the Embassy of India, Prague during the year 2019:-

S.No.

Gazetted holiday

Date

Day of week

1

New Year’s Day

January 01

Tuesday

2

Republic Day

January 26

Saturday

3

Maha Shivaratri

March 04

Monday

4

Good Friday

April 19

Friday

5

Easter Monday

April 22

Monday

6

Buddha Purnima

May 18

Saturday

7

St. Cyril & Methodius Day

July 5

Friday

8

Id-Uz-Zuha (Bakrid)*

August 12

Monday

9

Independence Day

August 15

Thursday

10

Janmashtami

August 24

Saturday

11

Ganesh Chaturthi

September 02

Monday

12

Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday

October 02

Wednesday

13

Dussehra (Maha Navami)

October 07

Monday

14

Diwali (Deepavali)

October 27

Sunday

15

Milad-un-Nabi or Id-e-Milad
(Birth of Prophet Mohammad

November 10

Sunday

16

Christmas Eve

December 24

Tuesday

17

Christmas Day

December 25

Wednesday

 
*Subject to sighting of the moon & local government declaration