Tamil Nadu Public Holidays 2022
The State Government of Tamil Nadu on 2nd November 2021 announced a fresh list of 23 public holidays during the year 2022 for all state government offices.
The Government Gazette (G.O. No.935) is published by the Department of Public (Miscellaneous) under Negotiable Instrument Act 1881 for all the state government offices and all commercial banks including co-operative banks in Tamil Nadu for the year 2022. The original holiday order PDF link is given below for your ready reference…
Pongal Holidays in TN 2022
This year the most vibrant festival of Pongal is celebrated in Tamil Nadu on 14th January 2022 (Friday) and the Uzhavar Thirunal, Mattu Pongal, Kaanum Pongal are also celebrated on Saturday (15.1.2022) and Sunday (16.1.2022). In Tamil Nadu, all Central and State Government offices, Private and Nationalized banks, Post offices, Private offices including school and colleges remain closed on account of Pongal festival.
TN Government Holidays in 2022
|01 Jan 2022||Saturday||New Year’s Day|
|14 Jan 2022||Friday||Pongal|
|15 Jan 2022||Saturday||Thiruvalluvar Day|
|16 Jan 2022||Sunday||Uzhavar Thirunal|
|18 Jan 2022||Tuesday||Thaipusam|
|26 Jan 2022||Wednesday||Republic Day|
|01 April 2022||Friday||Annual Closing of Accounts for Commercial Banks and Co-operative Banks|
|02 April 2022||Saturday||Telugu New Year’s Day|
|14 April 2022||Thursday||Tamil New Year’s Day or Dr B.R. Ambedkar’s Birthday or Mahaveer Jayanti|
|15 April 2022||Friday||Good Friday|
|01 May 2022||Sunday||May Day|
|03 May 2022||Tuesday||Ramzan (Idu’l Fitr)|
|10 July 2022||Sunday||Bakrid (Idul Azha)|
|09 August 2022||Tuesday||Muharram|
|15 August 2022||Monday||Independence Day|
|19 August 2022||Friday||Krishna Jayanthi|
|31 August 2022||Wednesday||Vinayagar Chaturthi|
|02 Oct 2022||Sunday||Gandhi Jayanti|
|04 Oct 2022||Tuesday||Ayhtha Pooja|
|05 Oct 2022||Wednesday||Vijaya Dashami|
|09 Oct 2022||Sunday||Milad-un-Nabi|
|24 Oct 2022||Monday||Deepavali|
|25 Dec 2022||Sunday||Christmas Day|
Tamil Nadu Govt Holiday Calendar 2022
|Government Holidays in October 2022|
- Gandhi Jayanti in TN 2022: 02 October (Sunday) Honor the birth of Mahatma Gandhi
- Ayudha Puja in TN 2022: 04 October (Tuesday) A day to pay homage to the utility equipment used in the industry, including agriculture.
- Vijayadashami in TN 2022: 05 October (Wednesday) Vijayadashami puja celebration is one of the part of Durga Puja.
- Milad-un-Nabi in TN 2022: 09 October (Sunday) To Honor the birth of Hazrat Mohammad Saheb
- Diwali in TN 2022: 24 October (Monday) An important festival for Hindu Community.
- Tamil Nadu Government announced the Diwali festival holiday has been extended up to 25th October 2022. To compensate for this holiday, 19th November 2022 (Saturday) will be a working day.
|Government Holidays in December 2022|
- Christmas in TN 2022: 25 December (Sunday) An important festival for Christians.
|Government Holidays in January 2022 Date Calendar|
- New Year’s Day in TN 2022: 1 January 2022 (Saturday) – Celebration of first day of the English calendar
- Pongal Date in TN 2022: 14 January 2022 (Friday) – First day of the month of Thai masam celebrates as Pongal day in Tamil Nadu by the Hindu community people.
- Thiruvalluvar Day in TN 2022: 15 January 2022 (Saturday) – Honor for the great Tamil saint Thiruvalluvar in Tamil Nadu and Mattu Pongal.
- Uzhavar Thirunal in TN 2022: 16 January 2022 (Sunday) – Harvest festival for farmers.
- Thaipusam Date in TN 2022: 18 January 2022 (Tuesday) – A grand festival for Lord Murugan (God Muruga)
- Republic Day in TN 2022: 26 January (Wednesday) 73rd Republic Day Celebration
- Compensation Leave Jan 2022: Declared holiday on 17th January 2022 instead of 29.1.2022 (Saturday).
|Government Holidays in April 2022 Date Calendar|
- Bank Account Closing in TN 2022: 1 April 2022 (Friday) – Annual Closing of Accounts for Commercial Banks & Co-operative Banks
- Telugu New Year’s Day in TN 2022: 2 April (Saturday) First day of Telugu New Year
- Dr.B.R. Ambedkar’s Birthday in TN 2022: 14 April (Thursday) Honor the birth of Dr. Ambedkar
- Tamil New Year’s Day in TN 2022: 14 April (Thursday) First day of Tamil New Year
- Mahavir Jayanthi in TN 2022: 14 April (Thursday) Honor the birth of Mahavir
- Good Friday in TN 2022: 15 April (Friday) A grand festival for Christian Community
|Government Holidays in May 2022 Date Calendar|
- May Day in TN 2022: 1 May (Sunday) It celebrates workers and promotes awareness of their rights.
- Ramzan in TN 2022: 3 May (Tuesday) A grand festival for Muslim Community
|Government Holidays in July 2022|
- Bakrid in TN 2022: 10 July (Sunday) To commemorate Prophet Abraham’s faithfulness to God.
|Government Holidays in August 2022|
- Muharram in TN 2022: 9 August (Tuesday) A great festival for the Muslim people.
- Independence Day in TN 2022: 15 August (Monday) 76th Independence Day Celebration.
- Krishna Jayanthi in TN 2022: 19 August (Friday) Honor the birth of Lord Krishna.
- Vinayakar Chathurthi in TN 2022: 31 August (Wednesday) Honor the birth of Lord Vinayakar.
Tamil Nadu Govt Holidays List 2022 PDF ⇒ Click to View PDF
Tamil Monthly Holiday Calendar 2022
|January 2022||February 2022|
|March 2022||April 2022|
|May 2022||June 2022|
|July 2022||August 2022|
|September 2022||October 2022|
|November 2022||December 2022|
Ration Shop Holidays 2022 in Tamil Nadu
All Ration Shop in Tamil Nadu holiday list 2022 – Click to View
Banks Holidays 2022 in Tamil Nadu
All Nationalized, Commercial, Non-Commercial and Private banks remain closed in all holidays declared by the Government of Tamil Nadu under Negotiable Instrument Act. Click to view the list here.
Central Government Offices Holidays 2022 in Tamil Nadu
Public Holiday Meaning?
Public holiday, Legal holiday and nationalised holiday are the holidays which is generally made by law.