Festivals are the part of culture. Like other nations in the world, India people also celebrates different events and festivals. If you are looking for the events and festivals calendar of India, here you can go. We have arranged all the event and festival list according to the date. Let's enjoy
List of Festivals in India
|Holiday Name||Date||Type||Day Remains|
|New Year's Day||Jan 01||Holiday||0 minutes|
|World Braille Day||Jan 04||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Programmers' Day||Jan 07||Observance||0 minutes|
|Lohri||Jan 13||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Pongal||Jan 14||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Makar Sankranti/ Maghe Sankranti||Jan 14||Holiday||0 minutes|
|World Religion Day||Jan 17||Observance||0 minutes|
|Guru Govind Singh Jayanti||Jan 20||Holiday||0 minutes|
|International Customs Day||Jan 26||Observance||0 minutes|
|Republic Day of India||Jan 26||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Tu Bishvat/Tu B'Shevat||Jan 28||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Leprosy Day||Jan 31||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Wetlands Day||Feb 02||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Day of the Sick||Feb 11||Observance||0 minutes|
|Valentine's Day||Feb 14||Observance||0 minutes|
|Vasant Panchami||Feb 16||Observance||0 minutes|
|Shivaji Jayanti||Feb 19||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Hazarat Ali's Birthday||Feb 26||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Guru Ravidas Jayanti||Feb 27||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Self-Injury Awareness Day||Mar 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Women's Day||Mar 08||Observance||0 minutes|
|Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti||Mar 08||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Isra and Mi'raj/ Shab-e-Miraj/Prophet's Ascension||Mar 11||Holiday||0 minutes|
|World Kidney Day||Mar 11||Observance||0 minutes|
|Maha Shivaratri/Shivaratri||Mar 11||Holiday||0 minutes|
|March Equinox/ Vernal Equinox Day||Mar 20||Observance||0 minutes|
|Earth Hour||Mar 27||Observance||0 minutes|
|Holika Dahana||Mar 28||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Holi||Mar 29||Holiday||0 minutes|
|April Fool's Day||Apr 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|Chaitra Sukhladi/Chaitra Songkranti/ Ugadi (Gudi Padwa)||Apr 13||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Vaisakhi/Bangla New Year/Pohela Baishakh||Apr 14||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Mesadi||Apr 14||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Ambedkar Jayanti||Apr 14||Observance||0 minutes|
|Puthandu/Tamil New Year||Apr 14||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Bahag Bihu/Vaisakhadi||Apr 15||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Day for Monuments and Sites||Apr 18||Observance||0 minutes|
|Rama Navami||Apr 21||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Mahavir Jayanti||Apr 25||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Labour Day||May 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Workers' Day/May Day||May 01||Holiday||0 minutes|
|World Ovarian Cancer Day||May 08||Observance||0 minutes|
|Lailat al-Qadr/Shab-e-Qadar||May 08||Observance||0 minutes|
|Mother's Day||May 09||Observance||0 minutes|
|Birthday of Ravindranath/Ravindra Jayanti||May 09||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Nurses Day||May 12||Observance||0 minutes|
|Eid al-Fitr/Eid-ul-Fitr/Lebaran (in Indonesia)||May 13||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Buddha's Birthday/Vesak/Buddha Purnima||May 19||Holiday||0 minutes|
|World Autoimmune day||May 20||Observance||0 minutes|
|African Liberation Day||May 25||Observance||0 minutes|
|Vesak||May 25||Holiday||0 minutes|
|International Parents' Day||Jun 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|Father's Day||Jun 20||Observance||0 minutes|
|Rath Yatra||Jul 12||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Eid al-Adha/Tabaski/Bakri Eid||Jul 20||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Guru Purnima||Jul 24||Holiday||0 minutes|
|International Friendship Day||Jul 30||Observance||0 minutes|
|Friday the 13th||Aug 13||Observance||0 minutes|
|Independence Day of India||Aug 15||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Parsi New Year||Aug 16||Observance||0 minutes|
|Ashura/10th of Muharram||Aug 19||Observance||0 minutes|
|Onam||Aug 21||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi)||Aug 22||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Janmashtami||Aug 30||Holiday||0 minutes|
|International Overdose Awareness Day||Aug 31||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Sexual Health Day||Sep 04||Observance||0 minutes|
|Ganesh Chaturthi/Vinayaka Chaturthi||Sep 10||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Still's Disease Awareness Day||Sep 17||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Celebrate Bisexuality Day||Sep 23||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Heart Day||Sep 29||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Vegetarian Day||Oct 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti||Oct 02||Holiday||0 minutes|
|World Teacher's Day||Oct 05||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Cerebral Palsy Day||Oct 06||Observance||0 minutes|
|Shardiya Navratri/Ghatasthapana||Oct 07||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Maha Saptami||Oct 12||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Maha Ashtami/ Durga Ashtami||Oct 13||Holiday||0 minutes|
|World Sight Day||Oct 14||Observance||0 minutes|
|Maha Navami||Oct 14||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Dussehra/Doshomi/ Vijayadashami||Oct 15||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Milad-un-Nabi/Mawlid/Mouloud||Oct 19||Holiday||3 days|
|Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti||Oct 20||Holiday||4 days|
|Karaka Chaturthi (Karva Chauth)||Oct 24||Holiday||1 week, 1 day|
|World Stroke Day||Oct 29||Observance||1 week, 6 days|
|World Vegan Day||Nov 01||Observance||2 weeks, 2 days|
|Naraka Chaturdasi||Nov 04||Holiday||2 weeks, 5 days|
|Diwali/Deepavali||Nov 04||Holiday||2 weeks, 5 days|
|Laxmi Pooja||Nov 04||Observance||2 weeks, 5 days|
|Govardhan Puja||Nov 05||Holiday||2 weeks, 6 days|
|Bhai Duj||Nov 06||Holiday||3 weeks|
|Chhat Puja (Pratihar Sashthi/Surya Sashthi)||Nov 10||Holiday||3 weeks, 4 days|
|World Pneumonia Day||Nov 12||Observance||3 weeks, 6 days|
|World Prematurity Day||Nov 17||Observance||1 month|
|International Men's Day||Nov 19||Observance||1 month|
|Guru Nanak Jayanti||Nov 19||Holiday||1 month|
|Guru Tegh Bahadur's Martyrdom Day||Nov 24||Holiday||1 month, 1 week|
|First Day of Hanukkah||Nov 29||Observance||1 month, 2 weeks|
|World AIDS Day||Dec 01||Observance||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Last day of Hanukkah||Dec 06||Observance||1 month, 3 weeks|
|Udhauli||Dec 19||Holiday||2 months|
|Day off for Christmas Day||Dec 24||Observance||2 months, 1 week|
|Christmas Day||Dec 25||Observance||2 months, 1 week|
- International Programmers' Day usually held on 7th January or 12th or 13th September every year.
- Pongal celebrates around 14th January each year.
- World Religion Day celebrates on the third Sunday of January.
- Guru Govind Singh Jayanti date fixes based upon the Nanakshahi calendar. It usually falls in December or January according to the gregorian calendar.
- Tu Bishvat/Tu B'Shevat is celebrated by the Jewish occurring on the 15th day of the Hebrew month of Shevat
- World Leprosy Day celebrates on the last Sunday of January.
- Vasant Panchami is a festival to celebrate the coming of the Spring season. It falls in January or February every year.
- Shivaji Jayanti is an optional holiday in India.
- Hazarat Ali's Birthday celebrates on the 13th day of the month Rajab according to the Islamic calendar. This date varies from country to country every year. Usually on this type of festival public holiday falls on the next day. Hazarat Ali's Birthday is a restricted holiday in India.
- Guru Ravidas Jayanti celebrates on the full moon day of the month Magh. So the date varies every year.
- According to Hindu Calendar, Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti falls on the 10th day of Krishna Pasha.
- Isra and Mi'raj are celebrated on the 27th day of Rajab Month according to the Islamic Calendar. So the date varies every year in every country.
- World Kidney Day celebrates on the second Thursday of March.
- Maha Shivaratri/Shivaratri celebrates on the 13th or 14th day of the month Magha/Phalguna according to the Hindu calendar. It is a gazetted holiday in India. In other countries, Hindu religious people celebrate the day.
- March Equinox is the day when the duration of night & day are nearly equal.
- Earth Hour usually celebrates on the last Saturday of March.
- Holika Dahana's date follows the Hindu calendar. It is an optional holiday.
- Holi is a gazetted holiday in India.
- Chaitra Sukhladi is an optional holiday in India. In other countries it just a normal festival.
- Vaisakhi/Bangla New Year/Pohela Baishakh is a gazetted holiday only in Bangladesh. In other countries, people from Bangladesh/West Bengal in India celebrate this festival
- Rama Navami celebrates on the 9th day of the month Chaitra.
- Lailat al-Qadr celebrated from the evening of the 26th day of the Ramadan.
- Mother's Day mainly occurs on the second Sunday of the month of May.
- Eid al-Fitr date fixed on moon sighting so the date varies from country to country every year. In most Muslim countries, it is a public holiday.
- Buddha's Birthday/Vesak/Buddha Purnima usually falls on the full moon of the month Vesak. Normally it falls on the First of April or mid-time in May.
- Mainly Father's Day celebrates on the third Sunday of June. On this sequence this year it is on 20th June.
- Eid al-Adha date depends on the lunar calendar. According to the lunar calendar & moon sighting, the date varies from country to country every year.
- International Friendship Day worldwide celebrates on July 30. In many countries, people celebrate on the first Sunday of August.
- World Sight Day celebrates on the second Thursday of the month of October.
- Milad-un-Nabi/Mawlid/Mouloud is celebrated on the 17th Rabi' al-awwal according to the Islamic calendar. It is a public holiday in Muslim countries.
- It is the eve of Christmas day
- Christmas Day is observed throughout the world among the Christian Community