Indian Festival Holidays

date  2019

Indian Festivals 2020

We all need a calendars to plan our year and mark important milestones and the dates they are falling on. From the simplest of tasks such as planning a vacation to celebrating a festival, we need a good calendar. The Indian Calendar provides you with a list of Indian Holidays. Indian Calendar showcases all major and important holiday dates according to the Hindu calendar in the current year. You can check the complete list of major Indian Holidays on mPanchang.com

List of Indian Festivals 2020

Monthly Calendar is also available to check holiday dates. This version keeps you updated on the important dates and events lined up in a month. The Indian Calendar includes dates coinciding with Hindu Holidays and those falling under Christian Holidays, Sikh Holidays and Muslim Holidays, also known as Islamic Holidays.

The Indian Calendar also features all Government Holidays falling in a year. Through this calendar, you can stay updated, align your tasks, and jot down the holidays falling in a year.

Also check Hindu calendar

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  • Christian
  • Hindu
  • Muslim
  • Sikh
  • Govt. Holiday

Festival Holidays in January 2020

  • 01
    Wednesday
    English New Year
  • 02
    Thursday
    Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti
  • 06
    Monday
    Tailang Swami Jayanti
  • 12
    Sunday
    Swami Vivekananda Jayanti
  • 14
    Tuesday
    Lohri
  • 15
    Wednesday
    Makar Sankranti, Pongal
  • 23
    Thursday
    Subhash Chandra Bose Jayanti
  • 26
    Sunday
    Republic Day
  • 29
    Wednesday
    Basant Panchami

Festival Holidays in February 2020

  • 09
    Sunday
    Guru Ravidas Jayanti
  • 18
    Tuesday
    Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti
  • 21
    Friday
    Maha Shivaratri
  • 25
    Tuesday
    Ramakrishna Jayanti

Festival Holidays in March 2020

  • 09
    Monday
    Chhoti Holi, Holika Dahan, Chaitanya Mahaprabhu Jayanti
  • 10
    Tuesday
    Holi, Dhulandi
  • 12
    Thursday
    Chhatrapati Shivaji Jayanti
  • 20
    Friday
    Vernal Equinox , Parsi New Year
  • 25
    Wednesday
    Gudi Padwa, Ugadi, Cheti Chand, Jhulelal Jayanti

Festival Holidays in April 2020

  • 01
    Wednesday
    Bank Holiday
  • 02
    Thursday
    Rama Navami
  • 06
    Monday
    Mahavir Swami Jayanti
  • 10
    Friday
    Good Friday
  • 12
    Sunday
    Easter
  • 13
    Monday
    Baisakhi
  • 14
    Tuesday
    Ambedkar Jayanti
  • 18
    Saturday
    Vallabhacharya Jayanti
  • 28
    Tuesday
    Shankaracharya Jayanti, Surdas Jayanti

Festival Holidays in May 2020

  • 07
    Thursday
    Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti, Buddha Purnima
  • 22
    Friday
    Jamat Ul-Vida
  • 24
    Sunday
    Eid al-Fitr, Ramadan
  • 25
    Monday
    Maharana Pratap Jayanti

Festival Holidays in June 2020

  • 05
    Friday
    Sant Kabirdas Jayanti
  • 21
    Sunday
    Longest Day of Year, International Yoga Day
  • 23
    Tuesday
    Jagannath Rathyatra

Festival Holidays in July 2020

  • 05
    Sunday
    Guru Purnima
  • 27
    Monday
    Tulsidas Jayanti
  • 31
    Friday
    Eid al-Adha, Bakrid

Festival Holidays in August 2020

  • 03
    Monday
    Raksha Bandhan, Rakhi
  • 11
    Tuesday
    Krishna Janmashtami
  • 15
    Saturday
    Independence Day
  • 20
    Thursday
    Al-Hijra, Islamic New Year
  • 22
    Saturday
    Ganesh Chaturthi
  • 29
    Saturday
    Muharram, Day of Ashura
  • 31
    Monday
    Onam

Festival Holidays in September 2020

  • 15
    Tuesday
    Visvesvaraya Jayanti
  • 22
    Tuesday
    Autumnal Equinox

Festival Holidays in October 2020

  • 02
    Friday
    Gandhi Jayanti
  • 17
    Saturday
    Maharaja Agrasen Jayanti
  • 24
    Saturday
    Durga Ashtami, Mahanavami
  • 25
    Sunday
    Dussehra
  • 26
    Monday
    Madhvacharya Jayanti
  • 29
    Thursday
    Milad un-Nabi, Eid-e-Milad
  • 31
    Saturday
    Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti, Meerabai Jayanti

Festival Holidays in November 2020

  • 04
    Wednesday
    Karwa Chauth
  • 14
    Saturday
    Narak Chaturdashi, Diwali, Lakshmi Puja, Nehru Jayanti
  • 15
    Sunday
    Govardhan Puja
  • 16
    Monday
    Bhaiya Dooj
  • 20
    Friday
    Chhath Puja
  • 30
    Monday
    Guru Nanak Jayanti

Festival Holidays in December 2020

  • 21
    Monday
    Shortest Day of Year
  • 25
    Friday
    Christmas

Apart from the above, local state holidays depend on existing religious and local demographics. Popular religious festivals include but are not limited to the Sikh festivals namely Guru Nanak Jayanti and Vaisakhi, Hindu festivals of Makar Sankranti, Maha Shivratri, Janmashtami, Deepawali, Ganesh Chaturthi, Durga Puja, Raksha Bandhan, Holi, Dusshera; Islamic festivals like the Eid ul-Fitr, Milad un-Nabi, Eid al-Adha, Muharram Buddhist festivals like Buddha Jayanti and Losar and Christian festivals of Christmas and days of observances such as Good Friday are observed throughout India.

Points to be noted while following the dates given are as under

1. Only 4 holiday are observed nationally i.e.
2. Public holidays as defined are observed on a regional basis.
3. Muslim festivals are timed according to local sightings of various phases of the moon and thus the dates change as per the lunar movement.
4.Government holidays are as per the Circular issued by the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions.

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