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Holiday list

The following holidays will be observed in the Embassy of India, Moscow during the year 2016.

S. No.

Holiday

Date

Day

1

New Year's Day

01 January

Friday

2

Republic Day

26 January

Tuesday

3

Maha Shivaratri

07 March

Monday

4

Holi

24 March

Thursday

5

Good Friday

25 March

Friday

6

Ram Navami

15 April

Friday

7

Mahavir Jayanti

20 April

Wednesday

8*

Victory Day of Russia

09 May

Monday

9

Buddha Purnima

21 May

Saturday

10

Idu'l Fitr

06 July

Wednesday

11

Independence Day

15 August

Monday

12

Janmashtami

25 August

Thursday

13

Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday

02 October

Sunday

14

Dussehra

11 October

Tuesday

15

Diwali (Deepavali)

30 October

Sunday

16

Guru Nanak's Birthday

14 November

Monday

17

Christmas Day

25 December

Sunday


In addition to the above closed holidays, any two of the Restricted Holidays, as per enclosed list, may be availed of with prior permission.