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
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
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.