List of Holidays at Indian Consulates in USA

The following public holidays are observed at the Indian embassy and consulates in United States.

New Year’s DayJanuary 1
Republic DayJanuary 26
Mahavir JayantiVaries
Good FridayTwo days before Easter Sunday
Memorial DayLast Monday of May
Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid)Varies
Independence Day of USAJuly 04
Independence Day of IndiaAugust 15
Labor DayFirst Monday in September
Mahatma Gandhi’s BirthdayOctober 02
Dusshera (Vijaya Dashmi)Varies
Milad Un Nabi or Id-e-MiladVaries
Deepawali (Diwali)Varies
Thanksgiving DayForuth Thursday of November
Guru Nanak Dev’s BirthdayVaries
Christmas DayDecember 25

As the dates may change at short notice, it is the best to check with the Embassy by calling (202) 939-7000.

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