TN School Holidays 2020 - Tamil Nadu Govt. Official Details

TN School Holidays 2020 - Tamil Nadu Govt. Official Details

Tamil Nadu with 80.33% (2011) literacy rate, India’s one of the most literate state among 29, having 12855485+ (2010) enrolled students in Primary, secondary and higher secondary educational institutions which is affiliated with Tamil Nadu State Board, CBSE, CISCE, IGCSE, IB and others. Private schooling centres has started admission promotion in major cities such as Chennai, Coimbatore, Coonoor, Kanchipuram, Madurai, Rameswaram, Ooty, and Vellore. Considering it, parent is also planning their kid academy and vacation tour.

So, let’s come to our topic “TN School Holidays 2020 -2021” which is declare as public Tamil Nadu government official period of leave for every educational establishment.

The major School holidays of Tamil Nadu are:

Pongal/ Makar Sankranti

The Makar Sankranti/ Pongal holidays starts on 10 January 2020 and ends on 20 January 2020, total 10 days as per Tamil Nadu government academy calendar. So, parent can plan accordingly for their kid vacation such as hill station visit, Nani house trip, hobby classes and more.

Dasara/ Aayudha Pooja

The Dasara holidays starts on Saturday, October 17, 2020 and ends Sunday, October 25, 2020, total 9 days (Ashtami and Naomi on 24 October, 2020 as per Tamil calendar). Ayudha Pooja or Astra Puja is also part of the Navratri.

Tamil New Year 2020 / Puthandu

Tamil New Year known as Puthandu which is first day of the year on the Tamil solar calendar and first day of Chithirai month. The People celebrate this day as family time and Feasting, gift-giving, visiting relative homes and temples. It mostly falls on 14 April and the day is also known for birth anniversary of ‘Babasaheb’ Dr. Ambedkar Jayanti. So, TN govt. has declared Tuesday, 14 April 2020 as public holiday.

Academic Calendar Generator

The list of Tamil Nadu (TN) School Holidays 2020 – 2021



New Year's Day 01 January 2020
Pongal 10 January to 20 January, 2020
Thiruvalluvar Day 16 January 2020
Uzhavar Thirunal 17 January 2020
Republic Day 26 January 2020
Good Friday 10 April 2020
Dr Ambedkar Jayanti/ Puthandu/ Tamil New Year 14 April 2020
Mahaveer Jayanthi 17 April 2020
May Day 01 May 2020
Ramzan 25 May 2020
Bakrid / Eid al Adha 31 July 2020
Janmashtami 11 August 2020
Independence Day 15 August 2020
Ganesh Chaturthi 22 August 2020
Muharram 30 August 2020
Gandhi Jayanti 02 October 2020
Dasara/ Aayudha Pooja/Vijaya Dashami 17 October to 25 October, 2020
Miladi un Nabi 30 October 2020
Deepavali 14 November 2020
Christmas Day 25 December 2020

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  03 Oct 2019
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