List of Public Holidays in Nepal 2078

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The government of Nepal has published a notice in Nepal Gazette regarding all the public holidays in Nepal from Baisakh 1 to the end of Chaitra 2078. This public holidays in Nepal is for all the Government Offices, Public Institutions and other offices. In this list of public holidays in Nepal, there are 51 Saturdays, 7 National Festivals, 10 Regional holidays according to Religions, Culture Geographical locations, special areas, 2 for female employees, 1 for educational institutions and many more.

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The following table shows a list of Public Holidays in Nepal 2078 for Saturdays

MonthDate
Baisakh (बैशाख)4, 11, 18, 25
Jestha (जेठ)1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Asar (असार)5, 12, 19, 26
Shrawan (साउन)2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Bhadra (भदौ)5, 12, 19, 26
Ashoj (असोज)2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Kartik (कात्तिक)6, 13, 20, 27
Mangsir (मङ्सिर)4, 11, 18, 25
Poush (पुस)3, 10, 17, 24
Magh (माघ)1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Falgun (फागुन)7, 14, 21, 28
Chaitra (चैत)5, 12, 19, 26
List of Public Holidays in Nepal 2078 for Saturdays

The following table shows a list of Public Holidays in Nepal 2078 for National Festivals.

DateFestival
Baisakh 1New Year
Bhadra 7RakshyaBandhan
Asoj 21GhatasThapana
Kartik 24Chhat Parva
Magh 1Maghe Sankranti / Maghi Parva
Falgun 17Maha Shiva Ratri
Chaitra 3/4(Fagu Purnima / Holi)*
List of Public Holidays in Nepal 2078 for National Festivals

*Chaitra 3 is for 56 Himalayan and Hilly Districts of Nepal and Chaitra 4 is for the following districts: Jhapa, Morang, Sunsari, Saptari, Siraha, Udayapur, Dhanusa, Mahottari, Sarlahi, Rautahat, Bara, Parsa, Nawalparasi (Eastern), Nawalparasi (Western), Rupandehi, Kapilvastu, Dang, Banke, Bardiya, Kailali and Kanchanpur.

The following table shows a list of Public Holidays in Nepal 2078 for Regional holidays according to Religions, Culture Geographical Locations

DateFestival
Jestha 12Ubhauli Parva-Chandi Purnima (Kirat, Rai, Yakkha, Sunuwar, Limbu)
Bhadra 14Gaura Parva
On that DayEid Al Fitr
On that DayEid Al Adha
Poush 4Udhauli Parva (Kirat), Yomari Punhi-Jyapu Diwas (Dhanya Purnima)
Poush 10Christmas Day
Poush 15Tamu Lhosar
Magh 19Sonam Lhosar
Falgun 19Gyalpo Lhosar
On that DaySiruwa Pawani (Jhapa, Morang, Sunsari, Siraha, Saptari)
The following table shows a list of Public Holidays in Nepal 2078 for Regional holidays according to Religions, Culture Geographical Locations

The following table shows a list of Public Holidays in Nepal 2078 for Women Employees.

DayFestival
Bhadra 24Haritaalika (Teej) Barta
Asoj 13Jitiya Parva (those who celebrate only)
The following table shows a list of Public Holidays in Nepal 2078 for Women Employees

The following table shows a list of Public Holidays in Nepal 2078 for Educational Institutes.

DayFestival
Magh 23Basant Panchami
List of Public Holidays in Nepal 2078 for Educational Institutes

The following table shows a list of Public Holidays in Nepal 2078 for Various Jatra (Holiday in Kathmandu Valley Only)

DayFestival
Bhadra 7Gai Jatra
Asoj 3Indra Jatra
On that DayMatsyendra Nath ko (Bhoto) Jatra
Chaitra 18Ghode Jatra
List of Public Holidays in Nepal 2078 for Various Jatra (Holiday in Kathmandu Valley Only)

The following table shows a list of Public Holidays in Nepal 2078 for Dashain and Tihar Festival.

DayFestival
Asoj 26 – 30Dashain Parva (Fulpati to Ekadashi)
Kartik 18Lakshmi Puja
Kartik 19Mha Puja, Nepal Sambat, Gobardan Puja
Kartik 20Bhaitika, Kija Puja
List of Public Holidays in Nepal 2078 for Dashain and Tihar Festival

The Government of Nepal has made public holidays on various occasions. The following table shows a list of Public Holidays in Nepal 2078 for various important occasions.

DayOccasion
Baisakh 18 (May 1)International Labor Day
Jestha 15Republic Day (Ganatantra Diwas)
Asoj 3Constitution Day (Sambidhan Diwas)
Falgun 7Democracy Day (Prajatantra Diwas)
Falgun 24 (March 8)International Women’s Day
Mangsir 17 (December 3)International Differently Abled Day
Jestha 12Buddha Jayanti
Kartik 25Falgunanda (For Kirat Only)
Mangsir 3Guru Nanak Jayanti (For Nepali Sikh)
List of Public Holidays in Nepal 2078 for various occasions

Along with providing all the list of Public Holidays in Nepal for 2078, the Government of Nepal has also mentioned the time schedule for office hours. It has clearly mentioned the office opening and closing hours for employees for summer and winter seasons.

Office Hours in Nepal for Summer time:

  • Baisakh 1 to Kartik 15 and Magh 16 to chaitra End : 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM (Sunday to Thursday)
  • Friday: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
  • Half-Day: 10:00 AM to 1:30 PM

Office Hours in Nepal for Winter time:

  • Kartik 16 to Magh 15 : 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM (Sunday to Thursday)
  • Friday: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
  • Half-Day: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

The office shall manage the break time of 30 minutes in a shift basis so that service to the general people does not get interrupted.

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