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Nepal Public Holidays 2018

This page contains a national calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Nepal. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

DateDayHoliday
11 JanThuPrithvi Jayanti
15 JanMonMaghe Sankranti
18 JanThuSonam Losar
30 JanTueMartyrs' Day
13 FebTueMaha Shivaratri
16 FebFriGhyalpo Losar
19 FebMonPrajatantra Diwas
8 MarThuInternational Women's Day
17 MarSatGhode Jatra *
25 MarSunRam Navami
14 AprSatNepali New Year
24 AprTueLoktantra Diwas
30 AprMonBuddha Jayanti
1 MayTueLabour Day
29 MayTueGanatantra Diwas
15 JunFriRamjan Edul Fikra
22 AugWedEdul Aajaha
26 AugSunRaksha Bandhan
27 AugMonGai Jatra *
2 SepSunShree Krishna Janmashtami
3 SepMonGaura Parba
7 SepFriNijamati Sewa Diwas *
12 SepWedHartalika Teej *
14 SepFriRishi Panchami *
19 SepWedConstitution Day
24 SepMonIndra Jatra *
10 OctWedGhatasthapana
16 OctTueFulpati
17 OctWedMaha Ashtami
18 OctThuMaha Navami
19 OctFriVijaya Dashami
20 OctSatEkadashi
21 OctSunDwadashi
24 OctWedKojagrat Purnima
7 NovWedLaxmi Puja
8 NovThuGovardhan Puja
9 NovFriBhai Tika
13 NovTueChhath Puja
23 NovFriGuru Nanak Jayanti *
22 DecSatUdhauli Parva
25 DecTueChristmas Day
30 DecSunTamu Losar

Note:
— Hartalika Teej and Rishi Panchami are observed by females only.
— Ghode Jatra, Gai Jatra and Indra Jatra are observed in Kathmandu valley only.
— Christmas Day is observed by Christians only.
— Guru Nanak Jayanti is observed by Sikhs only.
— Nijamati Sewa Diwas is observed by Civil Employees only.

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