The state of Madhya Pradesh is located in the heart of India and is a hallmark of resplendence and glory. Renowned world heritage sites like Khajuraho Temples, Sanchi Stupas and Bhimbetka Caves gild the region and highlight the essence of true Indian culture. The beauty of these heritage monuments, that are skillfully unfurled in the various alcoves of the state gets, doubly enhanced by the colorful fairs and festivals that are inherent of Madhya Pradesh. Thus, apart from the national holidays celebrated throughout India, the state also has public holidays during festive days. Listed below are the national holidays and the various public holidays of Madhya Pradesh.