The following list of the holidays sanctioned by the Government of Karnataka for the year 2018.Good news is that most of the holidays falling on weekdays

Public HolidaysDateDay
Sankranthi Festival15-01-2018Monday
Republic Day26-01-2018Friday
Maha Shivaratri13-02-2018Tuesday
Mahaveera Jayanthi29-03-2018Thursday
Good Friday30-03-2018Friday
Basava Jayanthil8-04-20l8Wednesday
May Day01-05-2018Tuesday
Khutba-e-Ramzan16-06-2018Saturday
lndependence day15-08-2018Wednesday
Bakrid22-08-2018Wednesday
Varasiddhi Vinayaka13-09-2018Thursday
Moharam21-09-2018 Friday
Gandhi Jayanthi02-10-2018Tuesday
Mahalaya Amavasye08-10-2018Monday
Maha Navami, Ayudhapooja18-10-2018Thursday
Vijayadashami19-10-2018Friday
Valmiki Jayanthi24-10-2018Wednesday
Kannada Rajyothsava01-11-2018Thursday
Naraka Chaturdashi06-11-2018Tuesday
Balipadyami, Deepavali08-11-2018Thursday
Idd-Meelad21-11-2018Wednesday
Kanakadasa Jayanthi26-11-2018Monday
Christmas25-12-2018Tuesday