Monday, December 18, 2000,
Chandigarh, India


C A L E N D A R


Monday, December 18, 2000
Vikrama Samvat 2057 Pousha  4
Shaka Samvat 1922 Margasheersha  27
Hijri 1421 Ramzan  21

Pousha Krishna Paksha Ashtami up to 5.36 p.m.
The eighth lunar day of the dark half of Pousha.
Uttraphalguni Nakshatra up to 7.20 p.m.
Kala-ashtami
Rukmini ashtami
Jin-sagar Punya tithi (Jain)
Hazrat Aliís Martyrdom Day

 


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List of gazetted holidays in 2000  as notified by the Chandigarh Administration
Guru Gobind Singh birthday January 5
Id-ul-Fitr         January 9
Republic Day            January 26
Guru Ravi Das Jayanti        February 19
Shivratri             March 4
Id-Ul-Zuha (Bakrid)    March 17
Holi     March 20
Ram Naumi      April 12
Baisakhi     April 13
B.R. Ambedkar Jayanti       April 14
Mahavir Jayanti               April 16
Good Friday    April 21
Independence Day       August 15
Janmashtami   August 23
Mahatma Gandhi's birthday       October 2
Dussehra  October 7
Maharishi Balmiki's birthday    October 13
Diwali     October 26
Vishvakarma Day     October 27
Guru Nanak Dev's birthday November 11
Martyrdom Day of Guru Tegh Bahadur  November 24
Christmas Day  December 25
Id-ul-Fitr        December 28

 

 
 
Restricted holidays
Lohri January 13
Basant Panchami February 10
Maharishi Dayanand Sarswari Jayanti  February 29
Martyrdom Day of Bhagat Singh  March 23
Muharram  April 16
Budh Purnima  May 18
Guru Arjan Dev's Martyrdom Day  June 5
Raksha Bandhan  August 15
Karva Chauth  October 16
Goverdhan Pooja  October 27
Bhai Duj  October 29
Jor Mela Fatehgarh Sahib  December 26 & 27

 

 
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