List of Bank Holidays in Orissa 2022

By : Neha Dhyani

Updated : Jun 9, 2022, 14:43

Orissa (also called "Odisha") is a state in eastern India known for its tribal cultures and old Hindu temples. Hundreds of temples can be found in Bhubaneswar, the capital, including the beautifully carved Mukteshvara. This article details the Bank Holidays in Orissa.

Bank Holiday in Orissa 2022

Holiday

Date

Day

New Year's Day

1st January 2022

Saturday

Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti

23rd January 2022

Sunday

Republic Day

26th January 2022

Tuesday

Vasant Panchami

5th February 2022

Saturday

Maha Shivaratri

1st March 2022

Tuesday

Panchayati Raj Diwas

5th March 2022

Saturday

Holi

19th March 2022

Saturday

Orissa Day

1st April 2022

Friday

Ram Navami

10th April 2022

Sunday

Maha Vishuba Sankranti

14th April 2022

Thursday

Good Friday

15th April 2022

Friday

Idul Fitr

3rd May 2022

Tuesday

Pahili Raja

14th June 2022

Tuesday

Raja Sankranti

15th June 2022

Wednesday

Ratha Yatra

1st July 2022

Friday

Bakrid/Eid-al-Adha

10th July 2022

Sunday

Muharrum

9th August 2022

Tuesday

Jhulan Purnima

12th August 2022

Friday

Independence Day

15th August 2022

Monday

Janmashtami

19th August 2022

Friday

Ganesh Chaturthi

31st August 2022

Wednesday

Nuakhai

1st September 2022

Thursday

Mahalaya Amavasya

25th September 2022

Sunday

Gandhi Jayanti

2nd October 2022

Sunday

Maha Ashtami

3rd October 2022

Monday

Maha Navami

4th October 2022

Tuesday

Vijay Dashami

5th October 2022

Wednesday

Eid e Milad

9th October 2022

Sunday

Diwali

25th October 2022

Tuesday

Karthika Purnima

8th November 2022

Tuesday

Christmas

25th December 2022

Sunday

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Some Important Regional Bank Holidays in Orissa

Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti

Every year on 23rd January, there is a regional Bank Holidays 2022 Orissa honouring the birthday of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, a key figure in India's independence war.

Panchayati Raj Diwas

On 5th March, the Indian state of Orissa observes Panchayati Raj Diwas, a regional bank holiday. Bijayananda Patnaik was an Indian politician who was well known as Biju Patnaik. This day commemorates his birthday.

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Orissa Day

On 1st April, Orissa Day is observed as a regional bank holiday. This day, also known as Utkal Divas or Utkala Dibasa, marks the state's establishment as a distinct province in 1936.

Pahili Raja

Pahili Raja is a state official Bank Holidays 2022 Orissa. Pahili Raja is observed on the first day of the Hindu calendar month of Asadha.

Raja Sankranti

Raja Sankranti is a Bank Holidays 2022 Orissa. It is celebrated on the second day of the Hindu calendar month of Asadha.

Ratha Yatra

Ratha Yatra is a Hindu ceremony honouring Lord Jagannath that takes place in Shri Khetra Puri Dham in Odisha. A regional Bank Holidays 2022 Orissa is given on this day.

Jhulan Purnima

Jhulan Purnima is a regional Bank Holidays in Orissa 2022. It occurs on the Purnima (full moon) of the Shravan month, which falls in July or August on the Gregorian calendar.

Nuakhai

Nuakhai is an agricultural festival and is celebrated on the day after Ganesh Chaturthi. It is a regional Bank Holidays in Orissa 2022.

The eastern state of Orissa marks several festivals, and that is why there are several Bank Holidays 2022 Orissa.

Check List of Bank Holidays in 2022 [January to December]

FAQs on Bank Holidays in Orissa

Q1. For which occasion is there a Bank Holidays in Orissa on 23rd January?

Ans. There is a Bank Holidays in Orissa on 23rd January for Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti.

Q2. For which occasion is there a Bank Holidays in Orissa on 14th June 2022?

Ans. There is a Bank Holidays in Orissa on 14th June 2022 to celebrate Pahili Raja.

Q3. What is the reason for the Bank Holidays in Orissa on 5th March 2022?

Ans. There is a Bank Holidays in Orissa on 5th March for Panchayati Raj Diwas.

Q4. Why is there a Bank Holidays in Orissa on 12th August 2022?

Ans. Jhulan Purnima is marked as a Bank Holidays in Orissa on 12th August.

Q5. Why is 1st April a Bank Holidays in Orissa?

Ans. There is a Bank Holidays in Orissa on 1st April for Orissa Day.