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When is Gandhi Jayanti (गांधी जयंती) in 2017?

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If yes, you have come to the right place. Gandhi Jayanti (गांधी जयंती) in 2017 will be observed on Monday, 2nd October.

Gandhi Jayanti (गांधी जयंती), Is a National holiday in India, celebrated to mark Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday. Gandhi Jayanti (गांधी जयंती) is celebrated on 2nd October every year. It is also one amongst the three official declared National Holidays of India and is observed in all its states and union territories. On these three holidays i.e. Republic day, Independence day and Gandhi Jayanti (गांधी जयंती), selling alcohol is banned all over India. These days are popularly called as ‘Dry Days’ in India.

Mahatma Gandi Jayanti (गांधी जयंती) will be celebrated on Monday, 2nd October. Mahatma Gandhi, also known as ‘The Father of the Nation’, is internationally acclaimed for his contribution to India’s freedom struggle and non-violence movement. United Nations General Assembly, in his honour, announced that the ‘International Day of Non-Violence’ will be celebrated on 2nd of October every year on.