Public Holidays in 2018
|Name of the Festival||Date||Weekday||Type of Holiday|
|Republic Day||Jan 26||Friday||Gazetted Holiday|
|Maha Shivratri||Feb 14||Wednesday||Optional Holiday|
|Doljatra||Mar 1||Thursday||Gazetted Holiday|
|Holi||Mar 2||Friday||Optional Holiday|
|Sarhul||Mar 20||Tuesday||Optional Holiday|
|Mahavir Jayanti||Mar 29||Thursday||Gazetted Holiday|
|Good Friday||Mar 30||Friday||Gazetted Holiday|
|Bank Holiday||Apr 1||Sunday||Bank Holiday|
|Dr Ambedkar Jayanti||Apr 14||Saturday||Gazetted Holiday|
|Buddha purnima||Apr 30||Sunday||Optional Holiday|
|Mayday||May 1||Tuesday||Gazetted Holiday|
|Idul Fitr||Jun 16||Saturday||Optional Holiday|
|Independence Day||Aug 15||Tuesday||Gazetted Holiday|
|Idul Juha||Aug 22||Wednesday||Optional Holiday|
|Janmashtami||Sep 3||Monday||Optional Holiday|
|Karam||Sep 20||Thursday||Optional Holiday|
|Muharram||Sep 21||Friday||Optional Holiday|
|Mahatma Gandhi Birthday||Oct 2||Tuesday||Gazetted Holiday|
|Dussehra||Oct 18||Thursday||Optional Holiday|
|Dussehra||Oct 19||Friday||Optional Holiday|
|Diwali||Nov 7||Wednesday||Gazetted Holiday|
|Deepavali||Nov 8||Thursday||Gazetted Holiday|
|Id-e-Milad||Nov 21||Wednesday||Optional Holiday|
|Guru Nanak Jayanti||Nov 23||Friday||Gazetted Holiday|
|Christmas||Dec 25||Tuesday||Gazetted Holiday|
How to spend a Public Holiday in Jharkhand
There are many ways to spend a vacation but spending it in a useful way is what a smart person will do. If you are going on a tour or picnic, you don't to need to plan the day as you will have plans already. If not you here are few things which you can do.
The first and the best thing you can do is read a book. Then surfing on Internet or scrolling on Facebook, the best thing you can do is to read a book. The book you select entirely depends on your taste. You can read novels, stories or you can read about something on which you are working.
The second best thing you can do on a public holiday in Jharkhand catching up on your sleep. Due to the busy schedules and late night parties you may not have a proper sleep. You can use your holiday to fulfill your sleep. This will make you fresh and energetic.
Cook something, Cooking is also the best thing to do on a public holiday in Jharkhand. You can cook and call up your friends or family for lunch or dinner. This small treat from you will help you in spending some time with family or friends. There are many other ways to spend a holiday there are few suggestions which might help.
Spending time with kids on a public holiday in Jharkhand?
Spending time with kids is essential. Spending time with children will help you to relax. Researchers state that spending quality time with kids will decrease stress and will keep you happy. On a public holiday on Jharkhand, you and your children both will be having free time as it will be a holiday for school as well as the office. So planning something in advance like going to the zoo or playing a game or something will help you to spend some time with your kids.
Spending time with children will also help you to understand their potential and interests. You can understand and train them from an early age if they have an interest in some game. Planning to go somewhere like the zoo or a park will also be a good idea as the child as well as you can get a very good break from work. Around Jharkhand, there are many historical places, zoo, and parks where you can take your kids by planning on a Public holiday to visit. Bhagawan Birsa Biological Park Zoo will be the place to visit with your children, and it will be open on public holidays and weekends.